MOBILE, Ala. – Steven L. Nicholas of Cunningham Bounds was named Mobile, Alabama’s “Lawyer of the Year” for Bet-the-Company Litigation by The Best Lawyers in America® 2018.
"Lawyer of the Year" recognitions are awarded to individual attorneys with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic location. Only one lawyer is recognized as the "Lawyer of the Year" for each specialty and location.
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