Mobile, Alabama – Cunningham Bounds, LLC is pleased to announce that seven of its attorneys have been named by Super Lawyers magazine as the leading attorneys in Alabama for 2009. The firm partners listed include: Gregory B. Breedlove (Personal Injury Plaintiff: General), Joseph M. Brown, Jr. (Personal Injury Plaintiff: General), Robert T. Cunningham, Jr. (Personal Injury Plaintiff: General), George W. Finkbohner, III (Personal Injury Plaintiff: General), Steven L. Nicholas (Business Litigation), Stephen C. Olen (Business Litigation) and Michael A. Worel (Personal Injury Plaintiff: Medical Malpractice).
Also of note, Super Lawyers listed Robert T. Cunningham, Jr. as one of the Top 10 attorneys in the state; Mr. Cunningham is the only lawyer from Mobile to receive this designation. In addition, Joseph M. Brown, Jr. is named as one of the Top 50 attorneys in the state by Super Lawyers.
The selections for Super Lawyers are made by Law & Politics, a division of Key Professional Media, Inc. of Minneapolis, Minn. Each year, Law & Politics undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by Law & Politics’ attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check.
Law & Politics publishes Super Lawyers magazines across the country. In addition to the magazines, Law & Politics publishes newspaper inserts and magazine special sections devoted to Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers was first published in Minnesota in 1991. William White, attorney and founding publisher, remains the publisher today. Law & Politics is owned by attorney Vance Opperman, the former president of West Publishing.