WOODBURN AND WEDGE NEWS RELEASE
Woodburn and Wedge, a Nevada-based independent law firm, has been rated a “2012 Top Ranked Law Firm” by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell in Fortune magazine. Of the 254,000 firms rated by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell, only 965 firms, or 3 percent, were selected for inclusion on the “2012 Top Ranked Law Firm” list.
In order to determine the rankings, LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell researched its database and identified U.S. law firms with 21 or more attorneys, where at least a third of the attorneys achieved the AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating. This peer review rating indicates the rated attorney has been deemed by his or her peers to have demonstrated the highest level of ethical standards and legal ability. These peer review ratings are driven by the confidential opinions of lawyers and members of the judiciary, who provide reviews of lawyers about whom they have professional knowledge.
About Woodburn and Wedge
Established in 1918, Woodburn and Wedge is one of Nevada’s largest independent and general practice law firms. Its attorneys concentrate on litigation, corporate law, commercial law, real estate law, mining law, water law, environmental law, bankruptcy, utility law, and public and private land use law. The firm also has broad experience in estate planning, probate, trust administration, probate and trust litigation and tax law. Several of the firm’s attorneys devote a substantial portion of their practices to family law, including divorce, prenuptial agreements, child custody, spousal support and family mediation.