AURORA, Aug. 31, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AURORA, Colorado —
On August 16, 2023, Best Lawyers® announced the launch of the 30th edition of America’s Best Lawyers® Legal Awards. This year, the prestigious and highly respected legal journal features five attorneys from Franklin D. Azar & Associates.
“This historic 30th edition of America’s Best Lawyers is a testament to attorneys’ and firms’ appreciation for Best Lawyers®’s proven methodology and its historical significance in the legal industry,” said Best Lawyers® CEO. Philip Greer on the Best Lawyers® website.
Best Lawyers® has recognized the following attorneys from Franklin D. Azar & Associates: Natalie Brown, DezaRae LaCrue, Matthew Gizzi, Ryan Hoover, and Bob Turner.
Senior Attorney Natalie Brown has over 33 years of legal experience, and her areas of practice include catastrophic personal injury claims, slip and fall accidents, motor vehicle accidents, wrongful death, brain injury, trucking accidents, bad faith insurance practices, defective products, and plaintiff. – Responsibility for side buildings. She is from Montana, focuses on plaintiff medical malpractice and plaintiff personal injury litigation, and has been recognized by America’s Best Lawyers every year since 2005.
Senior Attorney DezaRae LaCrue, of Colorado, has 15 years of legal experience, and her areas of practice include plaintiff personal injury and bad faith insurance. This is the second year LaCrue has been honored by Best Lawyers in America.
With 15 years of legal experience, Senior Attorney Matthew Geese focuses on workers’ compensation law on the plaintiff side as an advocate for injured workers. This is the first year that Jeezy has been honored by Best Lawyers in America.
Originally from Missouri, Senior Attorney Ryan Hoover brings nine years of legal experience with a focus on personal injury law and workers’ compensation law on the plaintiff side. Hoover began his legal career in Ohio before moving to Colorado in 2014. This is the first year Hoover has been honored by America’s Best Lawyers.
Senior Attorney Bob Turner, a native of Eastern Ohio, brings 50 years of legal experience and focuses on plaintiff-side workers’ compensation law. In 2002, he was honored with the Lansford F. Butler Award, which is given for distinguished and continued service to the bar. This is the first year that Turner has been honored by America’s Best Lawyers.
These awards are determined by Best Lawyers’ transparent Purely Peer Review® search process, a recognition of the top five percent of legal talent in private practice across America. Only attorneys previously recognized by Best Lawyers® have reviewed candidates for recognition in the 30th edition of America’s Best Lawyers for 2024. In all, Best Lawyers® reviewed more than 13.7 million votes.
“The Best Lawyers Awards are based entirely on review of other top attorneys practicing in the same profession in the same metropolitan areas and areas of practice,” Greer said. “Those who practice against each other in mediation or argue across the aisle in court provide positive feedback about the performance of their peers. “Skills, knowledge and professionalism. These awards are a true vote of confidence in their fellow lawyers.”
The Franklin D. Azar & Associates team has a reputation for winning – and not just in the courtroom. In late 2022, US News & World Report and Best Lawyers® announced the release of the US News – Best Lawyers® rankings of “Best Law Firms”. Inc. acquired Franklin D. Azar & Associates received honors in two categories: medical malpractice law – plaintiffs, and personal injury cases – plaintiffs. Additionally, the Colorado Springs Independent named them “Best Law Firm” in its “Best of 2022” publication.
Franklin D. Azar & Associates was also recently recognized as a Best Workers’ Compensation Lawyer in Denver for 2022 by Expertise.com. The site connects users with distinguished local practitioners in specific fields and determines its recommendations by applying 25 variables across five categories of selection criteria: availability, qualifications, experience, reputation and professionalism.
In October 2022, the company was named an award finalist Torch Awards from the Better Business Bureau For morals. These titles are awarded to companies that demonstrate an exceptional commitment to integrity and ethical practices.
Franklin D. Azar & Associates is the largest personal injury law firm in Colorado. They have more than three decades of experience and have fought for the rights of more than 50,000 clients, recovering more than $2.3 billion in damages. The firm’s areas of practice cover all aspects of personal injury law, including auto, motorcycle, and truck accidents, ridesharing, pedestrian accidents, workers’ compensation, product liability, class action lawsuits, and more. For more information, please visit their website: https://www.fdazar.com/.
For more information about Franklin D. Azar & Associates, PC, contact the firm here:
franklin d. Azar & Company, PC
14426 E Evans Ave
Aurora, CO 80014
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