WilliamsMcCarthy LLP is pleased to share that several of its attorneys have been recognized by Best Lawyers®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Partners Scott C. Sullivan and Marc C. Gravino were selected by peers for inclusion in the 29th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Partners Daniel A. Huntley and Tyler B. Slack were recognized as Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™, an edition that highlights talented lawyers who have been in practice less than 10 years.
The four attorneys were recognized for high caliber work in the following practice areas:
Best Lawyers in America®
- Scott C. Sullivan – Commercial Litigation. This is the ninth straight year Sullivan has been recognized by Best Lawyers®.
- Marc C. Gravino – Insurance Law
Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™
- Daniel A. Huntley – Real Estate Law and Trusts & Estates
- Tyler B. Slack – Litigation – Trusts & Estates
Best Lawyers® lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. For the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, more than 12.2 million evaluations were analyzed, which resulted in more than 71,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, inclusion in Best Lawyers® is considered a singular honor. Only the top 5.3 percent of all practicing lawyers in the U.S. were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 29th edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
For the third edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America, all recognized “Ones to Watch” nominated lawyers were reviewed and voted on considering nuances that incapsulate the caliber of work lawyers earlier in their careers are doing.
Other honors include selection by his peers for inclusion in Leading Lawyers Network (2004-2015), a distinction awarded to only the top 5% of all attorneys in Illinois. Mr. Sullivan has also been selected as an Illinois Super Lawyer (2005-2015) by Law and Politics in the area of commercial litigation and corporate law. In addition, he has received an AV Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell©, its highest rating for attorneys for ethics and legal ability.
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers© has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer review survey. Over 79,000 leading attorneys cast more than 6.2 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”