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Val S. McWhorter Named 2020 Mediation “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers®

Smith Pachter McWhorter PLC is proud to announce that Val S. McWhorter was named 2020 Mediation “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers® in Washington, D.C.  Mr. McWhorter was also selected for recognition in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 Edition for his work in Arbitration, Mediation and Construction Law.

Mr. McWhorter represents contractors in large, complex claims arising under federal, state, and local government contracts, as well as contracts between private parties. His practice has been prominently recognized for many years by Best Lawyers and other leading ranking publications such as Chambers and Partners, Super Lawyers and Who's Who Legal.

The “Lawyer of the Year” designation reflects the high level of peer recognition an attorney has earned among other leading lawyers in the same region for their professionalism, integrity and abilities. Best Lawyers highlights only one attorney in each practice area and metropolitan area as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this recognition especially noteworthy.  

In total, seven Smith Pachter McWhorter attorneys were recognized in 2020 in Virginia and Washington, D.C. by The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 Edition.

About Best Lawyers®

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation by metropolitan area.