Several firm attorneys were recently honored as 2011 Super Lawyers including Micheal L. Alexander and Michael E. Hale, who earned the distinction for the first time. Other firm attorneys who were recognized as Super Lawyers once again include G. Spence Fricke (since 2006), Robert L. “Skip” Henry, III (since 2007), John S. “Jack” Cherry, Jr. (since 2007), William H. “Bill” Edwards (since 2008), and Gail Ponder Gaines (since 2009).
Super Lawyers rates outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
In addition to this and other individual honors for firm attorneys, the Barber Law Firm has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® as one of its “Best Law Firms” of 2011-2012, as one of the 2012 “Top-Ranked Law Firms” in the U.S. (based on Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent lawyer ratings), as a 2012 “Go-To Law Firm” by In-House Law Departments at the Top 500 Companies, and as a finalist for the Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2011 Product Liability Law Firm of the Year in the U.S.