Warner Bates (Warner, Bates, McGough, McGinnis & Portnoy) is widely recognized as the leading family law firm in Atlanta, if not all of Georgia. We are proud to say that our pursuit of excellence has recently been recognized by Best Lawyers®, the oldest peer-review publication for legal professionals in the country, which has selected our firm and some of our attorneys to its 2017 Best Lawyers® listing.
Best Lawyers® rankings we achieved are:
- 2017 Best Lawyers® Listed Firm – Warner, Bates, McGough, McGinnis & Portnoy
- 2017 Best Lawyers Listed Lawyer – Edward E. Bates, Jr
- 2017 Best Lawyers Listed Lawyer – Barry B. McGough
- 2017 Best Lawyers Listed Lawyer – C. Wilbur Warner, Jr.
We would like to take this time to congratulate these three attorneys and everyone at our law firm. Each day we strive to overcome difficult legal challenges for our clients through creative and personalized solutions. It is quite something to see our efforts affirmed by an organization as prestigious as Best Lawyers®.
Information About Best Lawyers®
In order to receive recognition from Best Lawyers®, an attorney or a law firm must be nominated and positively reviewed by peers within the field. There are no outside nominations, positions purchased, or one-sided analyses. Everything is unbiased and highly scrutinized for accuracy and consistency.
After legal peers have made their nominations, Best Lawyers® will review the feedback thoroughly. When the evaluations are completed, each winning nominee will be checked for eligibility. If everything is in order, he or she or the firm will be included in the annual results.
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