The founder of the law firm of Philip DeBerard, Injury Attorney, receives recognition in the Daily Business Review for achieving a Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent® peer review rating.

Stuart, FL (Vocus/PRWEB) February 23, 2013 – Philip DeBerard, III, an injury attorney who has provided legal help to South Florida and Treasure Coast residents for more than 40 years, has been recognized as a “2013 Top Rated Lawyer” by the Daily Business Review legal newspaper.

According to the Daily Business Review, an ALM Media publication, the honor is in recognition of DeBerard achieving a Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent® peer review rating for his legal ability and ethical standards, the highest rating possible.

“I am honored to receive this recognition, and I believe it is a recognition that should extend to the entire legal team at our law firm,” DeBerard said. “We take pride in providing aggressive representation for our clients as well as being compassionate and professional in our service to them. This recognition reinforces for us that we are doing things the right way.”

DeBerard is a Florida native who has spent most of his life living in the community he assists as a personal injury lawyer. After serving in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1968 to 1972, he earned both his undergraduate and law degrees from the University of Florida. He went on to become one of the first attorneys in Florida to be board-certified as a civil trial lawyer.

DeBerard focuses his legal practice on assisting victims of car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, boating accidents, slip and falls, defective products and medical malpractice. He is a passionate advocate for improving traffic safety in Florida, including sponsorship of the Hang Up and Drive! Facebook campaign.

The attorney has collected more than $125 million on behalf of his clients while also being an active member of the Christian Legal Society, Florida Bar Association, American Association for Justice, Florida Justice Association and local bar associations for Palm Beach, Martin and Okeechobee counties.

In addition to his Martindale-Hubbell™ AV Preeminent® peer review rating, DeBerard has been selected as one of the top 100 trial lawyers in Florida by the American Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA).

About Philip DeBerard, Injury Attorney 

The law firm of Philip DeBerard, Injury Attorney, has provided professional and compassionate legal assistance to personal injury and accident victims in South Florida on the Treasure Coast since 1975. The firm’s practice areas include car, truck, and motorcycle accidents. The firm represents clients throughout the South Florida communities of Stuart, Port St. Lucie, Okeechobee, Palm Beach and Vero Beach and across the state of Florida. The firm’s office is located 215 Southwest Federal Hwy., Ste. 300, Stuart, FL 34994 (local phone (772) 286-1000). For more information, call (800) 299-8878 or use the firm’s online contact form.