Georgia Trend magazine has named Family Law Attorney Stephen Steele from the Marietta office of law firm Moore Ingram Johnson & Steele to its 2019 “Legal Elite” list. The publication’s annual issue lists the state’s top attorneys based on votes by their peers across the state of Georgia.
According to Georgia Trend’s website, the publication’s Legal Elite submission process is open to all Georgia Bar members who live and practice in the state, who are asked to nominate those “who they think are the best in their field” in 16 different practice categories.
About Moore Ingram Johnson & Steele: Moore Ingram Johnson & Steele (MIJS) has more than 100 attorneys in 8 offices in the United States including Georgia, Tennessee, Florida, Kentucky and Pennsylvania. MIJS has been ranked in the 2020 Edition of U.S. News and listed in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019.
For more than a decade, Moore Ingram Johnson & Steele has received a First Tier ranking in Atlanta in Four Practice Areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for the Ninth Edition of “Best Law Firms.”
4 MIJS practices were ranked national tier 1, the highest-ranking available.
The practice areas ranked in national tier 1 include:
Metropolitan Tier 1
- Construction Law
- Family Law
- Litigation – Land Use & Zoning
The practice areas ranked in national tier 2 include:
Metropolitan Tier 2
- Commercial Litigation
- Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Almost 87,000 industry leading lawyers are eligible to vote (from around the world), and we have received almost 10 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world.
For the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 7.8 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in almost 60,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”
Workers’ Compensation Partner, Rodney McColloch (GA), along with Harry Tear (GA), Sharee Tumbling (GA), Bryan Janflone (GA), Gregory Fuller (TN) and Allison Helsinger (KY), presented “Fast & Furious Multi-State Updates” at the State Board of Workers’ Compensation’s 2019 Educational Conference on August 27, 2019. This informative session allowed claims professionals the opportunity to speak with experts from 8 different states, obtain a “Top 5” cheat sheet, and discuss state-specific questions.