A-V Rating

Martindale-Hubbell Law Rating

Martindale-Hubbell Exclusive LogoL. Matt Wilson and The Wilson Law Firm are rated “AV® Preeminent” by the Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory.


“AV® Preeminent” is the highest rating, defined by Martindale-Hubbell as follows: “An AV® certification mark is a significant rating accomplishment – a testament to the fact that a lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.

“BV® Distinguished” is the next highest rating, defined by Martindale-Hubbell as follows: “The BV® certification mark is an excellent rating for a lawyer with some experience. A widely respected mark of achievement, it differentiates a lawyer from his or her competition.”

“Rated” is the third highest rating, defined by Martindale-Hubbell as follows: “The Peer Review Rated designation demonstrates that the lawyer has met the very high criteria of General Ethical Standing.”

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