HUNTINGTON -- Legal directory publisher Chambers and Partners has recognized Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough partner Marc E. Williams as among the top general commercial litigators in West Virginia.
The publication also names Nelson Mullins as a national leader in products liability litigation and singles out 20 attorneys for their practices. Rankings are based on interviews with law firms and clients and released in Chambers USA 2010.
Williams, West Virginia managing partner, "is a trial lawyer whose name evokes huge respect throughout the market. He is able to create an exceptional rapport with a jury, and is so well prepared." He has done a great deal of work over the years in defense of railroad companies. The publication gave Mr. Williams a top ranking.
Based in London, Chambers and Partners for 20 years has been a leading publisher of legal directories worldwide. One hundred full-time researchers interview thousands of lawyers and their clients around the world. In a survey conducted by an independent journal, International In-House Counsel, 51 percent of in-house counsel around the world reported using Chambers and Partners directories more than any other directory to identify law firms and individual attorneys.
Nelson Mullins, established in 1897, has more than 400 attorneys and government relations professionals practicing from offices in Atlanta, Boston, Charleston, Charlotte, Columbia, Greenville, Myrtle Beach, Raleigh, Tallahassee, Washington, West Virginia, and Winston-Salem.
For more information, visit www.nelsonmullins.com.