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Best Lawyers names Ted Babbitt West Palm Beach "Lawyer of the Year" for second time
Ted Babbitt, founding partner in the West Palm Beach law firm Babbitt, Johnson, Osborne & Le Clainche, P.A., has been named West Palm Beach "lawyer of the year" for medical malpractice litigation for the 2013 edition of "Best Lawyers in America"
Mr. Babbitt, who lives in Jupiter, had received the same “lawyer of the year” honor in the 2011 edition under the category “Personal Injury Litigation/Plaintiff.”
Mr. Babbitt has been selected for every edition since 1987. He was selected as a top plaintiffs’ lawyer in: Medical Malpractice Law, Personal Injury Litigation and Products Liability Litigation.
In addition, his partner, Stephan Le Clainche, was named to “Best Lawyers in America” this year in the category Personal Injury Litigation/Plaintiff. Mr. LeClainche was recently also listed among Florida Trend’s Legal Elite for 2012. He lives in Jupiter.
Babbitt, Johnson, Osborne & Le Clainche was also listed among the Best Law Firms in America this year. The Martindale-Hubbell peer-review service lists the firm AV Preeminent, the highest rating available for legal competence and ethics.
Founded in 1968, Babbitt, Johnson, Osborne & Le Clainche focuses on catastrophic injury and significant loss from defective products, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, medical negligence and automobile accidents. Its website is at www.babbitt-
Best Lawyers in America is based on more than 4.3 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers, representing 128 practice areas in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. Its website is at www.bestlawyers.com.
Because lawyers are not permitted to pay a fee to appear in Best Lawyers, the guide has gained widespread respect among the legal profession, the media, and clients as among the most reliable and unbiased sources of legal referrals.
It is compiled by Steven Naifeh and Gregory White Smith, both Harvard-trained lawyers, and is published by Woodward/White, Inc., in Aiken, S.C.
Contacts: Ted Babbitt, Stephan Le Clainche, Babbitt, Johnson, Osborne & Le Clainche, 1641 Worthington Road, Suite 100, West Palm Beach, Fl. 33409. 561-684-2500. Sent by: Mark Sell, Wragg & Casas Public Relations, Inc. 305-372-1234 email@example.com