Robert F. Rider, PLC Named Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Rated Attorney
Martindale-Hubbell, the world's foremost legal network, released its annual list of AV Preeminent Peer Rated Attorneys earlier this week. Leading local criminal defense attorney, Robert F. Rider PLC was among this year's honorees.This distinction is reserved for an elite few legal counselors capable of meeting Martindale-Hubbell's stringent standards
More than one million attorneys practice throughout the United States at any give time; of those, AV PREEMINENT PEER RATED ATTORNEY Robert F. Rider is one of only 10 percent to have been granted this merit. AV Preeminent is the highest rating given by Martindale-Hubbell and indicates superior ethicality and skill. Honorees are selected based on reviews from colleagues in areas such as analytical capability, legal knowledge, judgment, communication ability and experience in the field.
Robert F. Rider AV Attorney has been practicing in the field of criminal law for more than three decades and is no stranger to accolades of this nature. Past credits include being repeatedly appointed one of the nation's top criminal attorneys by long-running legal publication, Best Lawyers in America for more than 15 years and being touted by Virginia Super Lawyers magazine for four consecutive years. He was likewise named Lawyer of the Year in Criminal Defense in 2012.
Ratings awarded through Martindale-Hubbell are designed to aid consumers and referring attorneys alike in identifying legal representatives in a given field, evaluating their services and selecting attorneys on a case-by-case basis. In light of the confidentiality and objectivity of these evaluations, they have been deemed valuable tools for members of the legal community.
In regard to the recent distinction, Attorney Rider stated, "My goal has always been to approach each case with authority and determination while keeping the best interests of my clients in mind. To be appointed to the highest possible rating via reviews from my peers is an honor and affirmation of those efforts. I look forward to continuing to represent clients with the same principles and level of intensity."
Martindale-Hubbell has provided in excess of one million peer review ratings with its first being published more than a century ago. AV Attorney Robert F. Rider at Robert F. Rider PLC represents those facing criminal charges as well as IRS issues. Rider is a member of the Roanoke Bar Association, Virginia State Bar, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and Virginia College of Criminal Defense Attorneys.
About Robert F. Rider, PLC:
For more than three decades, Robert F. Rider, PLC has focused his practice on criminal defense, including traffic violations, DUI defense and drug trafficking. During that time, he has earned a reputation as a hands-on attorney who places an emphasis on understanding the unique aspects of each case he represents.