Clark Hill PLC Attorney Roberta Freedman Receives Martindale-Hubbell’s® Highest Rating, AV Preeminent

Nov 21, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Clark Hill PLC attorney Roberta Freedman achieved AV Preeminent status from Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest possible rating an attorney may receive. The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ examine an attorney’s general ethical standards and legal ability, and includes three possible levels: rated, BV Distinguished and AV Preeminent.

Freedman is a member of Clark Hill’s Washington, D.C., office and co-chair of the Immigration Practice Group. She concentrates her practice in the area of Immigration and Nationality law and has more than 29 years of experience in representing business professionals, physicians, healthcare providers, professors and researchers, and Fortune 500 companies. Freedman has extensive experience representing clients at US Embassies and Consulates all over the world, in addition to experience with individuals investing in the U.S. She is an active member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), was chair of the Washington, D.C., chapter and was formerly elected director of the AILA Board of Governors. In addition to achieving AV Preeminent status, Freedman has been listed in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America since 2006. She has been a Washington, D.C., Super Lawyer since 2008 and has been named a top Immigration attorney by Washington D.C. & Baltimore’s Top Rated Lawyers 2012 and Washingtonian Magazine since 2004. Freedman regularly presents on immigration law and has authored a number of articles related to the topic.

Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ reflect a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating. It is an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability, and is generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and judiciary in the U.S. and Canada.