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Attorney Kevin J. Hughes has Achieved the AV Preeminent® Rating — the Highest Possible Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®.

March 12, 2013

Kevin J. Hughes, a lawyer based in St. Cloud, MN whose primary area of practice is Healthcare, Employment, Corporate, Litigation, has earned the AV Preeminent(®) rating from Martindale-Hubbell(®)

ST. CLOUD, Minn., March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Martindale-Hubbell, a division of LexisNexis(®), has confirmed that attorney Kevin J. Hughes still maintains the AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest possible rating for both ethical standards and legal ability, even after first achieving this rating in 1980.

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For more than 130 years, lawyers have relied on the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent(®) rating while searching for their own expert attorneys. Now anyone can make use of this trusted rating by looking up a lawyer’s rating on Lawyers.com or martindale.com. The Martindale-Hubbell(®) AV Preeminent(®) rating is the highest possible rating for an attorney for both ethical standards and legal ability. This rating represents the pinnacle of professional excellence. It is achieved only after an attorney has been reviewed and recommended by their peers – members of the bar and the judiciary. Congratulations go to Kevin J. Hughes who has achieved the AV Preeminent(®) Rating from Martindale-Hubbell(®).

Kevin J. Hughes commented on the recognition: “The Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating is a credential highly valued and sought after in the legal world. It used to be a sort of secret among attorneys who used the rating as a first screen when they needed to hire a lawyer they did not personally know. Now, thanks to the Internet, the Rating is a great way for anyone – lawyers or lay people – to use to screen lawyers. I am thankful to my peers who nominated me for this distinction, and proud to have earned this, the highest possible Martindale-Hubbell rating.”

About Kevin J. Hughes: a short profile by and about the honoree:

Kevin has extensive experience in healthcare and education matters, having represented healthcare providers and educational institutions in almost all legal issues presented to them for more than fifty years. He has represented financial institutions in most areas of commercial activity and handles corporate and general business matters. Kevin also counsels clients on means of avoiding litigation while achieving their legitimate business interests.

The plaque shown here commemorates Kevin J. Hughes’s recognition.

To find out more or to contact Kevin J. Hughes of St. Cloud, MN, call 320-251-4399, or visit www.hughesmathews.com.

As a result of this honor, American Registry LLC, has added Kevin J. Hughes to The Registry(TM) of Business and Professional Excellence. For more information, search The Registry(TM) at http://www.americanregistry.com.

This press release was written by American Registry, LLC, with approval by Martindale-Hubbell as well as approval and/or contributions from Kevin J. Hughes; it was distributed by PR Newswire, a subsidiary of UBM plc.

Contact Information:
Kevin J. Hughes
Phone: 320-251-4399
Email Address: attorneys@hughesmathews.com
Website: www.hughesmathews.com

SOURCE American Registry

Source: PR Newswire