Buffalo, NY (Vocus/PRWEB) February 15, 2011
Buffalo, New York attorney Gregory A. Pope of Pope Law Firm, PLLC has received the prestigious BV(R) Distinguished(TM) Peer Review Rating(SM) from Martindale-Hubbell(R).
Gregory A. Pope has 30 years of experience and was admitted to practice in New York in 1981. Mr. Pope is managing attorney to the law firm. He is a member of the following professional associations: American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Erie County Bar Association, Niagara County Bar Association, Lockport Bar Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and the American Judicature Society. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Pope earned his bachelor’s degree from New York State University College at Buffalo in 1976. Thereafter he earned his law degree from the South Texas College of Law in 1979.
A BV(R) Distinguished(TM) rating recognizes excellence in lawyers with experience. A widely respected mark of achievement, it differentiates a lawyer from his or her competition.
Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of the peer review rating process. The ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories: Legal Ability and General Ethical Standards.
The Legal Ability Rating indicates professional ability in a specific area of practice and is based on five key areas: legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability, and legal experience.
The General Ethical Standards Rating denotes adherence to professional standards of conduct and ethics, reliability, diligence, and other criteria relevant to the discharge of professional responsibilities.
AV(R) Preeminent(TM) and BV(R) Distinguished(TM) are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.
About the Firm
Pope Law Firm provides legal services throughout Western New York’s eight counties, with a majority of its clients located in Erie and Niagara County. The firm handles a wide range of legal areas including: