Katie L. Dearing was recently selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015 edition.
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 36,000 leading attorneys cast almost 4.4 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, 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.”
The Dearing Law Firm is an AV rated trial and appellate firm serving the needs of businesses and individuals in federal and state courts throughout. The Firm handles a wide variety of litigation matters, including cases involving complex business and commercial disputes matters, contractual disputes, products liability, insurance, business torts, premises liability, real estate litigation, copyright infringement, trade secrets, professional liability, personal injury, unfair competition, warranty law, and wrongful death.
Katie L. Dearing has been named to the Florida Super Lawyers list as one of the top attorneys in Florida for 2015. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in Florida were selected by Super Lawyers.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.
The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers magazines and in leading city and regional magazines across the United States. For more information about Super Lawyers, go to superlawyers.com.
Katie L. Dearing has been recognized by Jacksonville Magazine’s 904 Magazine as one of the next generation of top legal practitioners in Jacksonville. According to 904 Magazine, the list, which recognizes lawyers under the age of 36 who have demonstrated outstanding professional talents and exemplary commitment to service, was compiled by interviewing Jacksonville’s most seasoned, board-certified attorneys.
Katie L. Dearing was recently elected to a two-year term on the Board of Governors for the Jacksonville Bar Association. Ms. Dearing’s election continues her long-standing service to the legal community and the Jacksonville Bar Association. Prior to her service on the Board of Governors, Ms. Dearing served the Jacksonville Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section’s Board of Directors for six years, including as its President.
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