Ellis & Winters Named North Carolina “Law Firm of the Year” by Benchmark Litigation for Second Consecutive Year
Ellis & Winters is pleased to announce that the firm has again been selected as North Carolina “Law Firm of the Year,” by Benchmark Litigation. The firm was previously selected for this honor in 2014. The award was announced January 29th at the Third Annual US Benchmark Litigation Awards in New York City.
“We are honored to be the first North Carolina firm to receive this award two years in a row. The award truly recognizes the exceptional work of our trial lawyers who achieve excellence in their legal work and client service on a daily basis,” said managing partner Leslie Packer. This was the third annual nationwide US Benchmark Annual Awards ceremony. In addition to “Firm of the Year,” other award categories included Case of the Year, Regional Practice Area Awards, and a Lifetime Achievement Award.
Benchmark Litigation focuses exclusively on the litigation market and is considered to be the definitive guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys. Listings and award results stem from extensive research and comprehensive interviews with litigators and their clients to identify the leading litigation firms across the country. Firms in all 50 states, plus the District of Columbia, were recognized for the importance of their case matters during 2014, including potential precedents set or verdicts with notably high dollar amounts at stake. The award nominees were chosen based upon research conducted between March and November of 2014.
To read the full Benchmark Litigation analysis on the firm, please click here.