Sparwath, Egan, Pound, Hayes, & Gleaton - Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers AwardsPosted April 17, 2020 in Blogs/Publications, News
Steve Sparwath and Fred Gleaton have been named 2020 Georgia Super Lawyers and, along with Mike Egan and Ted Pound, ranked as 2020 Best Lawyers by U.S. News & World Report. David Hayes earned Rising Star rank for the 8th year in a row while Owen Gleaton ranks again as a 2020 Best Law Firm by U.S. News & World Report.
Each year, no more than 5 percent of Georgia’s lawyers are selected to the Super Lawyers list, and no more than 2.5 percent are selected to the Rising Stars list. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
Owen Gleaton ranked as a Best Law Firm in 2020 in five practice areas — construction law, medical malpractice defense, insurance defense, personal injury defense and product liability defense. U.S. News engages a rigorous evaluation process to rank the law firms including reviews submitted by clients and other peers in the field regarding the firm’s expertise, responsiveness, cost-effectiveness, integrity, civility, and understanding of client needs.