Taylor English Attorneys Receive Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating
Taylor English Duma LLP is pleased to announce that Amanda Groover Hyland, Eric Fisher and Joseph C. Sullivan have received the Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rating. The recognition is a result of direct feedback from attorneys and judges on their peers’ legal abilities and professional ethical standards, and is a significant rating accomplishment–a testament to the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence. At Taylor English, Ms. Hyland is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice group. She focuses on intellectual property, media and First Amendment counseling, as well as litigation for a variety of commercial and nonprofit clients. In addition, she has significant experience in transactional intellectual property matters, including copyright and trademark applications and prosecution, licenses and assignments, usage issues, and due diligence. Ms. Hyland has been recognized by Georgia Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2013 and 2014, and in 2012, was selected for inclusion in Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite. Mr. Fisher is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution group, handling matters across the spectrum of litigation. He has represented individuals and companies in a wide variety of cases, including involving contractual and partnership disputes, business torts, fiduciary duties, insurance, and employment disputes. Mr. Fisher has been recognized by Georgia Super Lawyers as a Rising Star for four consecutive years 2011-2014, and has been selected for inclusion in Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite for 2012 and 2013. Mr. Sullivan is a member of Taylor English’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution, and Employment, Labor and Immigration practice groups. He regularly represents clients in all types of commercial litigation disputes, including breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty and matters related to tort claims such as fraud, negligence and civil RICO violations. Mr. Sullivan also effectively assists employers with claims related to race, gender and age discrimination, as well as claims concerning harassment and wrongful discharge. Mr. Sullivan has been recognized by Georgia Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2012, 2013 and 2014. About Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings are an objective indicator of a lawyer's high ethical standards and professional ability, generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States. The ratings reflect a combination of achieving a very high general ethical standards rating and a legal ability numerical rating, including legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability, and legal experience.