Gary J. Cohen, a lawyer based in Austin, Texas whose primary area of practice is Parole, Sentencing and Pardons, has earned the AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®
AUSTIN, Texas, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Martindale-Hubbell, a division of LexisNexis®, has confirmed that attorney Gary J. Cohen 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 2000.
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 Lawyers.com or martindale.com. 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 Gary J. Cohen who has achieved the AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®.
Gary J. Cohen 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 Gary J. Cohen: a short profile by and about the honoree:
For almost thirty years, The Cohen Law Firm's practice has been limited to the representation of Texas inmates in the parole review and parole revocation process. Gary Cohen has more experience in Texas parole matters than any other full time practitioner in the State. Mr. Cohen was invited by the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles to participate in the formulation of the Texas Parole Guidelines and in the state-wide training of the Board's revocation hearing officers. Mr. Cohen has lectured extensively in this area and has been qualified as an expert witness in this field.
The plaque shown here commemorates Gary J. Cohen's recognition.
To find out more or to contact Gary J. Cohen of Austin, Texas, call 512-476-6201, or visit http://www.parolelaw.com.
As a result of this honor, American Registry LLC, has added Gary J. Cohen to The Registry™ of Business and Professional Excellence. For more information, search The Registry™ at http://www.americanregistry.com.
This press release was written by American Registry, LLC, with approval by Martindale-Hubbell as well as approval and/or contributions from Gary J. Cohen; it was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.
SOURCE American Registry