Johnson, Newlon & DeCort is pleased to announce that four of the firm’s partners have been recognized in the 29th edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Sean Johnson was selected by his peers for recognition in Commercial Litigation and Banking and Finance Litigation, Chris DeCort and Kacy Donlon were each recognized for their work in Commercial Litigation, and Elaine Rice was selected in both the Arbitration and Commercial Litigation categories.
For more than 40 years, recognition by Best Lawyers has symbolized excellence in practice. The Best Lawyers selection process is based on a rigorous peer-review survey comprising more than 12.2 million confidential evaluations by top attorneys. Using a sophisticated, rational, and transparent methodology, Best Lawyers seeks to capture annually, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same legal practice area and geographical area. Recognized attorneys rank among the top 5 percent of attorneys nationwide, as determined purely by their peers.
Johnson, Newlon & DeCort is a Tampa law firm with a well-established complex commercial litigation, securities litigation, and receivership practice. Our experienced attorneys represent businesses and individuals throughout the State of Florida and nationally in a broad range of litigation matters dealing with contract, securities, employment, fraud, fiduciary duty, intellectual property, and other business issues.