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Martindale-Hubbell: Certification Mark and Rating Explanation

McHale & Slavin, P.A. carries the Martindale Hubbell AV® rating (Peer Review Rated) - a combination of the highest legal ability and ethical rating.

AV®, BV® and CV® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties, Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards. For a description of the transition period from the existing program to the changed program, click to Martindale-Hubbell web site’s Transformation section.