The lawyers in this firm received numerous awards and achievements throughout their careers. Below are some of their current professional recognitions:
Charles Bell and Brian Bell are members of this association, which is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to lawyers who obtained jury verdicts or settlements of $1 million or more in a single case. There are over 4000 members throughout the country. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members. The membership includes many of the top trial lawyers in the country. Their practice areas consist of most areas of litigation. They include major personal injury, products liability, malpractice, among others. The common fact is that they each demonstrated, in an objective and tangible way, their ability to accomplish superior results in complex cases. Certification by the Million Dollar Advocates Forum provides recognition of such accomplishment.
Charles Bell and Brian Bell achieved an AV rating and recognitions from peers in their profession. For more than 130 years, Martindale-Hubbell provided lawyer ratings based on peer reviews. An AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell indicates an attorney earned the highest possible rating for their legal ability and ethical standards. The Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings are an objective indicator. In addition, it assesses a lawyer’s professional ability. Colleagues generate evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada. Martindale-Hubbell surveys lawyers in similar areas of practice as the lawyer being rated and surveys judges. They review their colleagues’ general ethical standards and legal ability in a specific area of practice.
Charles Bell and Brian Bell are both rated “Superb” on AVVO. AVVO is a lawyer-rating service that rates attorneys based on background information gathered on each attorney. Information includes disciplinary history, experience, and achievements in their field.