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Trey Watkins Recognized as “AV” Rated Lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell

August 27, 2012

CHARLESTON, SC – August 27, 2012 – Associate William “Trey” W. Watkins, Jr. received the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of “Preeminent AV.”  This rating is a significant accomplishment and testament of Mr. Watkins’ professional excellence.

The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s professional ability and high ethical standards.  Attorneys receive a Peer Review Ratings™ based on evaluations by members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada.

The overall rating reflects a combination of achieving a “Very High” General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.  Legal Ability ratings are based on performance in five key areas: legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability, and legal experience.

Trey’s practice focuses primarily on Insurance defense including construction disputes, serious personal injury, and complex litigation.

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