Powers Landreth PLLC was named in the 2012-13 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings. The firm achieved first-tier rankings in Charlotte under the practice area of DUI/DWI Defense and second-tier rankings in Criminal Defense: Non-White Collar.
“We are honored to once again be named as one of U.S. News – Best Lawyers’ ‘Best Law Firms’ and to join the outstanding firms that share this recognition,” said Bill Powers, a founding partner at Powers Landreth PLLC. “My appreciation goes to the Powers Landreth team, our colleagues, and our clients, whom we work tirelessly for, ensuring that their interests are defended and that no details are ignored.”
According to U.S. News – Best Lawyers, the rankings were based on methodologically rigorous national surveys sent by U.S. News to law firm clients; leading lawyers and law firm managers; partners and associates; and marketing managers and recruiting officers. The overall assessment included information provided by the nominated firms. The collected quantitative and qualitative data were then combined into a total score for each law firm.
Bill Powers Named Best Lawyers’® “Lawyer of the Year” 2013
To be eligible for a ranking, at least one lawyer from the law firm must have been included in Best Lawyers as part of the annual peer-review assessment. Bill Powers was named Best Lawyers’® “Lawyer of the Year” 2013 for Charlotte DUI/DWI Defense.
Powers Landreth PLLC was selected for inclusion in the U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.
The national and metropolitan first-tier rankings are featured in the 2013 “Best Law Firms” standalone publication. All of the rankings, including second-tier rankings, can be found online at https://bestlawfirms.usnews.com.
“Best Law Firms helps individuals find lawyers they can count on,” Powers said. “With their freedom and future at stake, people arrested for DUI or other criminal offenses need the help of a lawyer they can trust.”