Cunningham Bounds, LLC was the only law firm in Alabama to receive the highest ranking possible – a “Band 1” ranking – in the practice area of “Litigation: Mainly Plaintiff” in the 2017 Chambers USA guide of leading law firms and lawyers. The qualities on which rankings are assessed include technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, commitment, and other qualities most valued by the client.
This year’s guide stated that the Cunningham Bounds’ team is known for an “expert group of plaintiff attorneys with a long history of major trial victories in the areas of medical malpractice, wrongful death, personal injury and product liability." It also noted the firm is “known for its frequent handling of nationwide class actions against significant national and international corporations.”
In addition, six of the firm’s partners were recognized in the 2017 rankings:
- Robert T. Cunningham
- Joseph M. Brown, Jr.
- Gregory B. Breedlove
- George W. Finkbohner, III
- David S. Cain, Jr.
- Steven L. Nicholas
For more than 25 years, Chambers and Partners have published yearly guides of leading law firms and lawyers. Its team of over 170 full-time researchers identifies and ranks the world’s best lawyers and law firms based on in-depth, objective research. Researchers interview in-house lawyers and peers, judges and clients, as well as assess the actual cases handled. For more information on Chambers and Partners, visit: www.chambersandpartners.com