Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Vocus/PRWEB) March 07, 2011
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania attorney Edward J. Balzarini of Balzarini & Watson has received the prestigious AV(R) Preeminent(TM) Peer Review Rating(SM) from Martindale-Hubbell(R). The AV(R) Preeminent(TM) rating is the highest such peer review rating available to any individual lawyer.
Edward J. Balzarini has over 55 years of experience and was admitted to practice in Pennsylvania in 1955. Edward has over 40 years specialized experience in cases involving serious personal injury and wrongful death. He is a member of the Allegheny County, Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations, the Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County, the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association and a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.
An AV(R) Preeminent(TM) rating is a significant accomplishment and a testament to the fact that a lawyers peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.
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
The courtroom successes of Balzarini & Watson include a lengthy series of noteworthy results, including the largest jury verdict for a personal injury in Allegheny County, the largest medical malpractice jury verdict in Allegheny County and the largest verdict in Pennsylvania for the spouse of an injured husband for loss of consortium. Over the years, Balzarini & Watson have obtained many significant verdicts and settlements in a wide variety of cases. Many of these cases have established important legal principles in reported decisions.
In today’s environment, many law firms claim experience and expertise in personal injury and wrongful death cases. With a minimum of 20 years experience, all of the attorneys at Balzarini & Watson have a demonstrated track record of success in personal injury and wrongful death litigation.
For more information about the firm please go to http://www.balzariniandwatson.com/ or call 412-471-1200.
Balzarini & Watson
310 Grant St # 3303, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2394
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