Attorney Michael Chionopoulos, founder of Absolute Law, P.A., has received the prestigious AV Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest such rating available to an individual lawyer.
Online PR News – 26-September-2012 – Fort Myers, FL – Attorney Michael Chionopoulos, founder of Absolute Law, P.A., has received the prestigious AV Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest such rating available to an individual lawyer. This AV distinction demonstrates that Chionopoulos has reached the height of professional excellence, and a high level of both skill and integrity.
The Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings system is based on the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary, including both those who are rated and those who are not. Members are instructed to assess their colleague’s legal ability and general ethical standards. Mr. Chionopoulos was rated by lawyers and judges in both Oklahoma and Florida, where he is licensed.
“I’m honored to receive the AV Rating from Martindale-Hubbell,” said Chionopolous. “Receiving this honor means a great deal, especially since it comes from testimonials from my peers at the Bar.”
About Absolute Law
Absolute Law was founded by Mike Chionopoulos and provides legal services in the areas of civil litigation, contracts, family law (including divorce, paternity, custody and child support), foreclosures, sexual harassment, corporations (including formation, maintenance and litigation), insurance claims, personal injury, and wills and trusts. Chionopoulos is a member of the Florida Bar Association, and the Lee County Bar Association. Chionopoulos is also a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association and is admitted to practice law in the states of Florida and Oklahoma, in the United States District Courts of the Middle District of Florida, Western District of Oklahoma, Northern District of Oklahoma and the Eastern District of Wisconsin, as well as the 6th,7th, 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th United States Circuit Courts of Appeal. He is also admitted to practice in the United States Court of Appeal of the Armed Forces, the Veterans Board of Appeals, the Court of Appeals of Veterans' Claims, as well as the United States Supreme Court.
Chionopoulos served as a trial litigator and was a judge in Oklahoma’s 7th Judicial District prior to moving to Florida. He also served as an Infantry Officer in the U.S. Army, and was decorated for his service as a field-grade officer in the Middle East. Associate Attorney Susan Ray is a graduate of Barry University, focuses her practice in general civil and family law matters and Associate Attorney Devin J. Mace was recently admitted to the Florida Bar. For more information about Absolute Law, please visit www.absolutelaw.net or call 239-349-8010.