Phelan Petty Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2023 Best Lawyers in America®

2023 Best Lawyers in America®Phelan Petty is proud to announce that named partners, Jonathan Petty and Michael G. Phelan, have both been selected for inclusion in the 29th edition of Best Lawyers in America®. In addition, partner Jonathan Petty has been named a 2023 Lawyer of the Year for Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs in Richmond.

Best Lawyers® compiles an annual list of attorneys across the country who have been recognized by their peers as outstanding in their work. You cannot purchase a place on the list, and selection one year does not guarantee inclusion the next. All eligible lawyers must be nominated by other attorneys – self-nomination is not allowed – and must be in good standing with their Bar.

Jonathan Petty, partner, has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers® since 2012 for his work in the area of Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs (Richmond). He is a two-time Lawyer of the Year for this work: 2104 and 2023. He has been named to Virginia Super Lawyers every year since 2008, and has been included in the Top 100 and Top 50 Super Lawyers lists. He is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.

Michael G. Phelan, partner, has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers® since 2009 for his work in the areas of Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Plaintiffs and Product Liability Litigation – Plaintiffs (Richmond). He has been recognized by Virginia Super Lawyers, including the Top 100 and Top 50 in Richmond lists, as well as The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers. He is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, and is a member of the American Board of Trial advocates. He has been recognized as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the American Association for Justice (AAJ) in 2007, and has been awarded AAJ’s Above and Beyond Award (2020-2022) and Wiedemann Wysocki Award (2016 and 2019).

All of us at Phelan Petty are very proud of Michael and Jonathan for being included in Best Lawyers in America® in 2023. Please join us in congratulating them on their latest achievement.