Best Lawyers® Lists Repeat Honorees From Upchurch Watson White & Max for 2018

Founding Principal Lawrence M. Watson

Honorees were recognized in mediation and arbitration practice areas, as well as two other specialties.

The Best Lawyers in America © has recognized nine members of Upchurch Watson White & Max's panel of neutrals for 2018. The listings in each practice area, also classified by metropolitan area, follow:

  • Mediation
     
    • Birmingham, AL
      • Arthur J. Hanes, Jr.
        • First Year Recognized in Mediation: 2011 / Recognized since 2008
      • Rodney A. Max, firm principal
        • First Year Recognized in Mediation: 2011 / Recognized since 2006
      • George M. Van Tassel, Jr., shareholder
        • First Year Recognized in Mediation: 2011 / Recognized since 2006
      • Michael B. Walls, principal
        • First Year Recognized in Mediation: 2011 / Recognized since 2010
      • Brad Wash, shareholder
        • First Year Recognized in Mediation: 2015 / Recognized since 2015
    • Daytona Beach, FL
      • John J. Upchurch, founding principal and CEO
        • First Year Recognized in Mediation: 2011 / Recognized since 2007
      • Terrence White, founding principal
        • First Year Recognized in Mediation: 2016 / Recognized since 2014
    • Maitland, FL
    • Miami, FL
      • Rodney A. Max
        • First Year Recognized in Mediation: 2011 / Recognized since 2006
  • Arbitration
     
    • Birmingham, AL
      • Arthur J. Hanes, Jr.
        • First Year Recognized in Arbitration: 2011 / Recognized since 2008
    • Daytona Beach, FL
      • John J. Upchurch
        • First Year Recognized in Arbitration: 2011 / Recognized since 2007
      • Terrence White
        • First Year Recognized in Arbitration: 2014 / Recognized since 2014
    • Maitland, FL
      • Lawrence M. Watson, Jr.
        • First Year Recognized in Arbitration: 2011 / Recognized since 2005-06
  • Appellate Practice
    • Plantation, FL
      • Shelley H. Leinicke
        • First Year Recognized in Appellate Practice: 2011 / Recognized since 2011
  • Product Liability Litigation - Defendants
    • Birmingham, AL
      • George M. Van Tassel, Jr.
        • First Year Recognized in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants: 2015 / Recognized since 2006

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About Upchurch Watson White & Max

A nationally leading mediation specialty firm, Upchurch Watson White & Max is known for facilitating reasonable agreements to resolve complex issues. From eight offices in Florida and Alabama, Supreme Court certified attorney mediators with wide-ranging specialties serve as court-appointed and privately employed mediators, arbitrators and third-party neutral case managers, implementing innovative methods of alternative dispute resolution across the country. On the Web: uww-adr.com

Upchurch Watson White & Max
125 S. Palmetto Avenue
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
800-264-2622

Catherine Klasne (cklasne@uww-adr.com)

 

Source: Upchurch Watson White & Max Mediation Group

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