Birmingham, Alabama (July 29, 2005) – Lightfoot, Franklin & White has been ranked among the top commercial litigation firms in Alabama by the 2005 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business. In addition, three Lightfoot, Franklin & White lawyers were recognized individually as leaders in general commercial litigation in the state.
Chambers ranks lawyers based on interviews with thousands of in-house counsel, colleagues and competitors – a true market recommendation. Chambers had this to say about Lightfoot, Franklin & White:
""In terms of the time spent in trial and the success rate, this firm is unsurpassed," according to many sources. Often referred to as "one of the best litigation firms in the state," this excellent group is always right in the middle of substantive, high-stakes litigation. With around 54 lawyers dedicated to litigation, this firm has the expertise and capacity to cover all of the bases, including products liability, environmental toxic tort class actions, securities fraud and complex business litigation."
Individual lawyers recognized by Chambers as top performers include Warren Lightfoot, Sam Franklin and Jere White. To view Chambers' complete list of rankings and more information regarding Lightfoot, Franklin & White, click here.