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LLW Receives 2015 “Best Law Firms” Ranking by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers®

West Palm Beach, Fla., November 4, 2014 – Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A. recently received the 2015 “Best Law Firms” Ranking by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers®.  The firm’s Jacksonville, Tallahassee and West Palm Beach offices received Tier 1 rankings in Environmental Law.  The Tallahassee and West Palm Beach offices received Tier 1 rankings in Environmental Litigation.  Rankings are determined by a combination of hard data, peer reviews and client assessments. The first-tier rankings are featured in the “Best Law Firms” standalone publication, which is being distributed to 30,000 general counsel and in digital format to 58,000 private practice lawyers worldwide.

In addition to receiving the “Best Law Firms” ranking, below is a list of Lewis, Longman & Walker shareholders that have been named “Best Lawyers” by U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers®:

  • Terry E. Lewis – 2015 Lawyer of the Year – Environmental Law
  • Anne Longman – Environmental Law, Environmental Litigation
  • Alfred J. Malefatto – Environmental Law
  • Stephen A. Walker – Environmental Law, Environmental Litigation
  • Wayne E. Flowers – Environmental Law, Environmental Litigation, Water Law
  • R. Steven Lewis – Environmental Law, Environmental Litigation
  • James W. Linn – Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Employment Management Law
  • Brenna M. Durden – Real Estate Law, Real Estate Litigation, Land Use & Zoning Law

Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. The 2015 edition of Best Lawyers® includes 11,765 firms covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia and is based on more than 4.9 million detailed evaluations by other lawyers. Best Law Firms® lists are excerpted in a wide range of general interest, business and legal publications worldwide, reaching an audience of more than 10 million readers.

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For more than 20 years, the attorneys at Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A., have helped the individuals, businesses and governments that have shaped Florida’s future. We offer solutions to issues associated with complex local, state, and federal laws and regulations. We focus on the specific, technical and seemingly ever-changing areas of Environmental, Land Use and Governmental Law. The Lewis, Longman & Walker team is comprised of well-known and respected attorneys with the experience and skill to quickly resolve difficult legal challenges. We are committed to responding to clients’ needs promptly and economically and believe in building long-term attorney-client relationships based upon collaboration and solid performance. For more information, visit

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