Our firm is proud to announce that firm shareholder Andrew Gerling was recently rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell. This rating is considered the top benchmark in peer-ranking, and only about 10% of lawyers reach this level of distinction. Mr. Gerling's colleagues graded him on areas of Legal Knowledge, Analytical Ability, Judgment, Communication, and Legal Experience.
"A lawyer who receives a minimum threshold of qualifying responses from fellow attorneys can qualify for one of three prestigious Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings: AV Preeminent®: The highest peer rating standard. This rating signifies that a large number of the lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards. Distinguished: An excellent rating for a lawyer with some experience. This rating indicates the attorney is widely respected by their peers for high professional achievement and ethical standards. Notable: This rating indicates that the lawyer has been recognized by a large number of their peers for strong ethical standards."