Attorney Charles W. Crumpton has Achieved the AV Preeminent® Rating - the Highest Possible Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®

Mar 07, 2013, 15:35 ET from American Registry

Charles W. Crumpton, a lawyer based in Honolulu, HI whose primary area of practice is Civil Mediation/Arbitration/Litigation, has earned the AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®

HONOLULU, March 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Martindale-Hubbell, a division of LexisNexis®, has confirmed that attorney Charles W. Crumpton still maintains the AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell's highest possible rating for both ethical standards and legal ability, even after first achieving this rating in 1994.


For more than 130 years, lawyers have relied on the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® rating while searching for their own expert attorneys. Now anyone can make use of this trusted rating by looking up a lawyer's rating on or The Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent® rating is the highest possible rating for an attorney for both ethical standards and legal ability. This rating represents the pinnacle of professional excellence. It is achieved only after an attorney has been reviewed and recommended by their peers - members of the bar and the judiciary. Congratulations go to Charles W. Crumpton who has achieved the AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®.

Charles W. Crumpton commented on the recognition: "The Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating is a credential highly valued and sought after in the legal world. It used to be a sort of secret among attorneys who used the rating as a first screen when they needed to hire a lawyer they did not personally know. Now, thanks to the Internet, the Rating is a great way for anyone – lawyers or lay people - to use to screen lawyers. I am thankful to my peers who nominated me for this distinction, and proud to have earned this, the highest possible Martindale-Hubbell rating."

About Charles W. Crumpton: a short profile by and about the honoree:

Attorney since 1985 and mediator and arbitrator since 1985 in tort, insurance, real property, construction, employment and other civil cases and public policy matters; teacher and trainer of international, national and local undergraduate and graduate programs in collaborative business leadership and conflict resolution since 1995; international consultant on design and implementation of mediation and conflict resolution systems, laws, rules, and mediator training since 2008; President, International Law Foundation, for international legal education and development exchange programs.

The plaque shown here commemorates Charles W. Crumpton's recognition.

To find out more or to contact Charles W. Crumpton of Honolulu, HI, call 808-599-9200, or visit

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SOURCE American Registry