Dan McLamb Named Lawyer of the Year for a Third Time
Yates, McLamb & Weyher, L.L.P., a Raleigh, North Carolina-based litigation firm, announces today that founding partner Dan McLamb is named 2013 Lawyer of the Year for Raleigh in the Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants by Best Lawyers®. This is the third time he has received Lawyer of the Year recognition. McLamb has been listed in Best Lawyers consecutively for 17 years.
Best Lawyers is the most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. In 2009, Best Lawyers partnered with U.S. News & World Report, the leading rankings publication in the U.S., to rank law firms in the United States. The 2013 publication is based on more than 4.3 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.
McLamb focuses his practice on complex litigation, including business disputes and the representation of healthcare professionals and organizations throughout North Carolina. He regularly speaks to lawyers and healthcare providers on litigation, risk management and professionalism.
In addition to Best Lawyers recognition, since 2001 McLamb has been named one of North Carolina’s Legal Elite litigators in an annual surveys done by Business North Carolina magazine. In 2007 he received the magazine’s top honors and was inducted into the Legal Elite “Hall of Fame.” Chambers USA, published by Chamber & Partners, has listed McLamb as one of the top three healthcare litigators in North Carolina since 2007. He is also recognized as a North Carolina Super Lawyers since 2007, attaining status as the top point recipient of all North Carolina attorneys in 2008, 2010 and 2012.
About Yates, McLamb & Weyher, L.L.P.:
Formed in 1983, Yates, McLamb & Weyher represents civil litigation defendants in cases focusing on medical malpractice, professional and general liability, commercial and construction litigation, products liability, insurance coverage and auto negligence. Founding partners Dan J. McLamb and Barbara B. Weyher shared a vision and built a firm characterized by legal expertise and skill, tenacity in defense of their clients’ interests, and civility and professionalism in the practice of law. Today the firm has 30 lawyers. Visit www.ymlaw.com for more information.