Holcomb Dunbar Attorney Mike Watts recognized as Lawyer of the Year
Mike Watts received Best Lawyers® 2019 Insurance Law “Lawyer of the Year” award in the Tupelo, Mississippi, area.
“Lawyer of the Year” honorees receive this award based on their extremely high overall feedback within specific practice areas and metropolitan regions. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan areas is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” “Lawyer of the Year” recognitions were awarded in 133 practice areas across 183 metropolitan regions. The process begins when attorneys are nominated for consideration. They are divided by geographic region and practice areas and are evaluated by their peers on the basis of professional expertise. Those who receive high peer reviews undergo an authentication process to make sure they are currently practicing and in good standing. Only then can these top attorneys be recognized byBest Lawyers.
Watts was recognized in the area of Insurance Law. Watts served on the Mississippi Board of Bar Commissions for 1995 to 1998. Watts has been A/V rated by Martindale Hubbell since 1995, andis a Fellow of the Mississippi Bar Foundation.
Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession. After three decades, we are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide,” says Best LawyersCEO Phil Greer.
Holcomb Dunbar is an Oxford, MS law firm representing local, regional, and national clients. The firm specializes in litigation, including insurance defense, product liability, medical malpractice, complex bankruptcies, and white-collar crime. Holcomb Dunbar is the Mississippi member of TAGLaw, an invitation-only network of 140 law firms located in more than 100 countries and has earned recognition as a “Go-To” law firm in the area of litigation from Corporate Counsel magazine and by U.S. News best law firms. The current firm was organized in 1970 but traces its roots to 1885 through its predecessor firms. For more information, visit www.holcombdunbar.com.