The AV® Peer Review Rating is the highest rating available under the Martindale-Hubbell attorney rating system. The rating indicates an attorney’s reputation for having achieved the highest level of professional excellence in the areas of legal ability and ethical standards. Both Mr. Smith and Mr. Christensen have reached this distinguished status.
CV®, BV® and AV® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. For additional information regarding the peer review rating system, please visit http://martindale.com/xp/Martindale/About_Us/Ratings/ratings_intro.xml.