Our Top 5 Awards and Achievements Explained

December 15, 2014


After serving as a Maryland labor and employment lawyer for over 30 years, John Singleton and The Singleton Law Group have earned numerous awards and tokens of recognition both on the local and national levels. Below are some of our most prominent achievements and what they mean to us and to you, as someone looking for an employment lawyer in Maryland.

The Best Lawyers in America

Specialty: Labor and Employment Law

Years: 2008 – 2014

Best Lawyers® is the oldest and the most respected publication in the legal field. Each year, it releases an edition of The Best Lawyers in America, where The Singleton Law Group had the honor to be listed since 2008 in the labor and employment law specialties.

U.S. News and World Report Best Law Firms®

Specialty: Labor and Employment Law

Years: 2013 – 2014

In partnership with Best Lawyers®, U.S. News & World Report, has been conducting annual rankings of law firms across the United States by asking peers to review each others’ skills and successes. The Singleton Law Group received nominations and has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2014 in the fields of labor law and employment law. Our most recent rankings include Tier 2 Labor Law – Union and Tier 3 Employment Law – Individuals in the Baltimore area. This means that our colleagues have high regard for our expertise in these areas of law.

Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America

Year: 2014

The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 is an invitation-only organization comprised of the top-notch trial lawyers from across the U.S. John Singleton is one of the trial lawyers representing the state of Maryland. All members had to go through a thorough review process, third-party research and had to meet certain qualifications in order to become a part of the Top 100. Besides making the cut and being selected from hundreds of other candidates, being in the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America also gives members access to multiple education and other professional opportunities to help further their knowledge and expertise.

Super Lawyers

Years: 2008 – 2014

Every year, Super Lawyers uses its patented multi-step selection process to create a list of the nation’s most remarkable lawyers representing over 70 different areas of law practice. From peer nominations to third-party research, each candidate goes through a rigorous examination before making the list. The Singleton Law Group has been on the Super Lawyers list since 2008, representing the top five percent of the best lawyers in Maryland.

Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™

Years: 1988 – 2014

The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an “objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability.” These ratings are produced by peers, i.e. other lawyers and members of the bar in the United States and Canada. A lawyer has to have his or her practice for at least three years before they are eligible for the first review. The Singleton Law Group has been peer-reviewed and rated by Martindale-Hubbell® since 1988 and has maintained a consistently high rating of AV Preeminent® (4.5-5.0), which is the top ranking in the system.

Although we are proud of every award and recognition that comes with it, we consider the cases we win for our clients our real achievement. If you are looking for a Maryland lawyer with a proven record of success, don’t look any further. Contact us today to request a consultation in regards to your legal case.

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