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Smith Hurst Recognized as a Best Law Firm by U.S. News - Best Lawyers

Smith Hurst, PLC is pleased to announce that the firm has once again been ranked in the 2014 Edition of U.S. News - Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” in the areas of Tax Law and Trusts & Estates Law, and that Jim Smith has been chosen as one of U.S. News’s Best Lawyers in the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Tax Law and Trusts and Estates and as Lawyer of the Year for Trust and Estates Law.

U.S. News’s Best Law Firms rankings are determined through the firm’s overall evaluations, which were derived from a combination of clients’ feedback and the comments and rankings of lawyers in other firms in the same practice areas. The rankings, presented in tiers, showcase more than 10,000 law firms ranked nationally or by metropolitan region.

Firms included in the 2014 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers.Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.

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