E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy Law Firm Named to “Best Law Firms” 2016
Firm awarded Metropolitan Tier 1 for Albany
TROY – Law firm E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy has been selected by its peers for inclusion in the 2016 “Best Law Firms” U.S News and World Report publication. Awarded tier one (the highest level of recognition) for Albany, New York, the firm received recognition in six practice areas
The practice areas in which the firm earned this distinction are: Commercial Litigation; Criminal Defense: Non-White Collar and White-Collar; DUI/DWI Defense; Legal Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs; and Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs. The selection process of “Best Law Firms” is rigorous, including peer review and client and lawyer evaluations. There are no fees to submit information or receive a ranking in the publication. The sixth edition of “Best Law Firms” is available online today, and will be published in print in mid-December.
Four attorneys at E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy were named “Best Lawyers” 2016 in August. E. Stewart Jones, Jr., James E. Hacker, John F. Harwick and Meghan R. Keenholts received a cumulative 15 awards in the publication. E. Stewart Jones, Jr. has been an awardee of Best Lawyers since its inception in 1983.
About E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy: The January 2015 merger of the E. Stewart Jones and Hacker Murphy law firms created an entity with a combined 134-year track record of success in the Upstate New York legal community. With offices in Albany, Troy, Schenectady, and Saratoga Springs, the firm’s 15 attorneys offer unparalleled legal counsel in the areas of commercial litigation, property tax dispute, criminal defense and personal injury law. For more information, visit www.joneshacker.com.