Portland, OR… Jordan Ramis PC is pleased to announce that shareholders Timothy V. Ramis and Chris L. Reive were recently named "Lawyers of the Year" byThe Best Lawyers in America® 2013. Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC. Tim Ramis has been recognized for his land use and zoning law practice and Chris Reive has been recognized in the field of environmental litigation. Both Tim and Chris were recognized in the Portland metro area.
Since its inception in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 39,000 leading attorneys cast almost 3.1 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."
Best Lawyers first selected "Lawyers of the Year" in 2009. The designation is based upon exemplary voting averages accrued during the yearly Best Lawyers peer-review process. Only one attorney from each practice area and designated metropolitan area is selected as the "Lawyer of the Year."