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E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, LLP’s Attorneys Recognized as “Best Lawyers In America”



Seven of the attorneys at E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, LLP have been recognized by Best Lawyers as “Best Lawyers in America” for 2018 in 12 different practice areas. Additionally, the U.S. News and World Report has recognized the firm as one of the best law firms in the country, ranking “Tier 1” in 7 practice areas after a rigorous evaluation process.

For the 24th Edition of “Best Lawyers in America,” Attorneys James Hacker, E. Stewart Jones, Jr.,John Harwick, Meghan R. Keenholts, , Michael W. Kessler, Ryan M. Finn, and Patrick L. Seely have been recognized for providing exceptional services for the people of Troy, Albany, Latham, and Saratoga Springs, New York, in a wide variety of legal practice areas, including: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: General Practice, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, DUI/DWI Defense, Legal Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs, Litigation - Insurance, Litigation - Real Estate, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs, Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs.

For Attorney Patrick L. Seely, this marked the first time being recognized as one of the “Best Lawyers in America,” while other attorneys at the firm have been recognized in their practice areas for multiple years. Founding attorney E. Stewart Jones, Jr. has been recognized by the publication since 1983.

More than 400 people attended the 18th Annual Resourceful Women’s Awards Luncheon, presented by Groff Networks, on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Troy. This year’s RWA Luncheon doubled last year’s fundraising efforts; raising over $94,000. All proceeds benefit YWCA of the Greater Capital Region’s economic empowerment,…
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