Lancaster County, PA, November 1, 2017 – U. S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” has awarded Saxton & Stump a 2018 ranking in Professional Malpractice Law – Defendant, Tier I in the Metro Harrisburg category.
Best Lawyers works with U.S. News & World Report to rank U.S. law firms. The U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes peer review. The rankings are widely recognized as among the most prestigious in the legal industry nationwide. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer who is included in Best Lawyers as part of the annual peer review assessment.
“We are honored to receive such a prestigious peer ranking. Our firm is working hard to be worthy of such a recognition,” said James W. Saxton, CEO.
Saxton & Stump is a legal and consulting firm that represents healthcare professionals and other businesses in the areas of Healthcare, Construction, Employment, Insurance, Appellate & Post-Trial Advocacy, Commercial Litigation, Medical Device Litigation, Quality Assurance & Peer Review, and Risk Mitigation & Engineering. The firm employs over 65 professionals, including a team of experienced lawyers and paralegals, physicians, nurses, lean six sigma black belts, business professionals and consultants, courtroom technology professionals, health policy thought leaders, behavioral economist, Ph. D. Psychologist, and chief counsel. The firm has offices in Lancaster at 280 Granite Run Drive and Harrisburg at 800 Corporate Circle, with plans to expand into other regions next year.