It has been our tradition to serve as leaders in our community and within our profession. We seek to earn and maintain the respect of our clients and our colleagues in the legal community. Attorneys at Blalock Walters have held positions in their professional associations as presidents or chairs of Manatee County Bar Association; The Florida Bar Grievance Committee; the Twelfth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission; Manatee County Estate Planning Council; and the Southwest Florida Estate Planning Council.
As a Top-Ranked law firm, over 80% of the Firm’s attorneys are AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated in Martindale-Hubbell. The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s ethical standards and professional ability. Attorneys receive ratings based on evaluations by other members of the bar and the judiciary. AV is the highest rating given and a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.
Additionally, within our firm are 10 Florida Bar Board Certified attorneys across seven of our practice groups: Business Litigation; City, County, and Local Government; Health Law; Labor & Employment Law; Real Estate; Tax Law; and Wills, Trusts and Estates.