Allen and Allen is pleased to announce that four of the firm’s attorneys will be listed in the 2007 edition of Best Lawyers in America; George E. Allen, III, W. Coleman Allen, Jr., P. Christopher Guedri and Malcolm P. McConnell III.
George E. “Ted” Allen’s substantial achievements in personal injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death cases include a groundbreaking extension of the statute of limitations in an asbestos related products liability case. W. Coleman Allen has earned a national reputation as an effective advocate in handling many different types of litigation including products liability, aviation, wrongful death and class action, at the appellate as well as the trial level. P. Christopher Guedri’s ability to master complex technical, scientific and medical information has made him a formidable adversary who has delivered exceptional results in the courtroom. Malcolm P. McConnell has litigated difficult and complex medical malpractice cases across Virginia that involved nearly every medical specialty. Mr. McConnell has an impressive record of success, including one of the top ten verdicts in Virginia in 2005.
Published biennially since 1983, The Best Lawyers in America is widely regarded as the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. The Best Lawyers lists, representing 80 specialties in all 50 states and Washington , DC , are compiled through an exhaustive peer-review survey in which thousands of the top lawyers in the U.S. confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 13th edition of Best Lawyers (2007), is based on more than 1.8 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.