Rushton Stakely Named Highly Recommended Firm by Benchmark Litigation


Rushton, Stakely, Johnston & Garrett, P.A. has been named a “highly recommended” Alabama law firm in the 2010 edition of Benchmark Litigation. Benchmark Litigation is the definitive guide to America’s leading litigation firms and attorneys. Recommendations are based on extensive research including comprehensive interviews over a year-long period.

In addition to the top firm rankings, several Rushton Stakely shareholders were recognized for their outstanding trial skills. These shareholders include: Thomas H. Keene – “local litigation star” in the areas of medical and professional liability, personal injury, and wrongful death; Robert Huffaker – “local litigation star” in the areas of complex commercial litigation, construction law, and insurance; and Patrick M. Shegon – “future star” in litigation.

For over a century Rushton Stakely has been a highly respected leader of the legal community in Alabama. Founded in 1890, today it is a firm composed of over 30 lawyers emphasizing many important areas of legal practice. The firm’s active and successful trial practice is conducted on a statewide basis by trial attorneys skilled and experienced in virtually all areas of civil litigation. The firm and its lawyers have been recognized repeatedly for outstanding performance.