Charleston, West Virginia (Vocus/PRWEB) February 24, 2011
Charleston, West Virginia, attorney James A. McKowen of James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has received the prestigious BV(R) Distinguished(TM) Peer Review Rating(SM) from Martindale-Hubbell(R).
James A. McKowen has 29 years of experience and was admitted to practice in West Virginia in 1984. James is a member of the West Virginia State Bar, West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, and The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. His areas of practice include: Litigation, Appellate Practice, Toxic Torts, Plaintiffs Personal Injury, Asbestos, Products Liability, Federal Appellate Practice, State Appellate Practice, Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA), Premises Liability, Wrongful Death, Chemicals and Cosmetics, and Class Actions.
A BV(R) Distinguished(TM) rating recognizes excellence in lawyers with some 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
For more than 25 years, James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. has stood firm on behalf of injured people and people who have lost family members through negligent exposure to asbestos and other chemicals, medical devices, defective drugs and environmental pollution.
Full and fair compensation for injury victims and surviving family members in wrongful death cases is the steadfast goal in every injury case at James F. Humphreys & Associates, L.C. They will treat you with compassion and respect. The law firm’s attorneys take the time and care necessary to fully understand and document the nature of your injuries then carefully gather the evidence to build your case.
For more information about the firm please go to http://www.jfhumphreys.com/ or call 304-347-5050.
James F Humphreys & Associates LC
500 Virginia St E # 800, Charleston, WV 25301-2125
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