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Top Honors go to W. Scott Simpson and Michael C. Skotnicki

Birmingham, AL – Simpson, McMahan, Glick & Burford has announced that its Founding/ Managing Partner W. Scott Simpson and Michael C. Skotnicki have been named to the 2018 Alabama Super Lawyers list. Mr. Simpson and Mr. Skotnicki were recognized as Top Rated Attorneys in the state. This is the second consecutive year that both have been selected to this prestigious list.

Alabama Super Lawyers are considered the top attorneys in the state with a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. Each year, no more than 5% of the lawyers in the state are selected as Super Lawyers.

A former corporate counsel, Mr. Simpson specializes in trial work. He is a Commercial Arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association, as well as a Registered Mediator and Appellate Mediator. He has handled cases in more than 40 states over the last 25 years. Mr. Simpson also serves as an adjunct law professor at Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law.

In his 25-plus years of experience, Mr. Skotnicki has been a staff attorney for several Alabama Supreme Court Justices, working to help impartially decide appeals. He also has been a practicing attorney facilitating the best possible outcome for his clients. Mr. Skotnicki focuses his practice on appellate work.

“Complete client satisfaction is always our priority. It is very gratifying to have two of our attorneys selected among the very best by a group of our esteemed peers,” said Howard Glick, founding member of Simpson, McMahan, Glick & Burford.

Founded in 2007, Simpson, McMahan, Glick & Burford is one of the most well-known law firms in the Birmingham area, representing clients in Alabama and throughout the United States. The firm possesses an unwavering commitment to excellence and integrity, as well as a constant sensitivity to the needs of its clients.