Powers Named Charlotte Criminal Defense Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers
The Law Offices of Powers Landreth, a Charlotte-Metro based law firm is included in the 2016 U.S. News – Best Lawyers ® “Best Law Firms” publication.
The firm is named a Charlotte Tier 1 “Best Law Firms” for the area of DUI / DWI Defense.
Bill Powers is also listed individually within the The Best Lawyers in America © 2017 publication for his work in Criminal Defense, being named:
- Lawyer of the Year – Criminal Defense: General Practice
- Charlotte NC 2017
To be eligible for review, a law firm must have at least one attorney whom is listed in The Best Lawyers in America®. Attorney Bill Powers is named in The Best Lawyers in America 2017.
“Gracious, what an honor it is to again be included both individually in Best Lawyers in America and as a firm within Best Law Firms. I'll do my best to live up the tremendous honor,” says Bill Powers.
Special thanks are due to my wonderful staff and law partners at Powers Landreth, PLLC – Bill Powers
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