PRESS RELEASE: Blalock Walters, P.A. is pleased to announce that for seventh consecutive year, the firm has been ranked as a “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News and World Report and Best Lawyers®. Firms included in the 2021 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.
To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must have a lawyer listed in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 4-percent of practicing attorneys in the United States. Blalock Walters has seven lawyers listed in The Best Lawyers in America – Clifford L. Walters, III; Charles F. Johnson; Matthew J. Lapointe; Fred E. Moore; William C. Robinson, Jr.; Mark P. Barnebey and Robert G. Blalock.
“U.S. News has more than three decades of experience evaluating key institutions in society and their service to consumers,” said Tim Smart, executive editor at U.S. News. “Law firms perform a vital role, and ranking them is a key extension of our overall mission to help individuals and companies alike make important decisions.”
The 2021 rankings are based on the highest lawyer and firm participation on record, incorporating 8.3 million evaluations of more than 110,000 individual leading lawyers from more than 22,000 firms.
Blalock Walters, P.A. is a multi-practice, full-service business law firm built on a foundation of integrity and hard work. With over 25 attorneys, we serve a wide range of clients in diverse industries. Throughout its more than 90-year history the firm has been a trusted advisor in resolving the legal needs of individuals, leading businesses and other institutions throughout Southwest Florida and beyond. Blalock Walters’ offices are located in Bradenton and Sarasota, Florida. For more information, please visit www.blalockwalters.com.
About “Best Law Firms” – The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a 2021 ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer recognized in the 26th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America list for that particular location and specialty.