MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA (October 21, 2010) – Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben, P.A. is proud to announce that Jim Schwebel has been named “Minneapolis Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigator of the Year” for 2011.
Jim founded what is now Minnesota’s largest law practice specializing in personal injury litigation. He and his partners lead a team of 19 attorneys and over 45 employees who are committed to achieving swift and fair compensation for their clients.
"Jim Schwebel has been the finest personal injury lawyer in Minnesota for nearly 40 years. Not only is he a great lawyer, he is a great mentor to lawyers throughout the state. He is an honorable, trustworthy partner in our courts, our legislature and in the media, and a passionate advocate for those who have been seriously injured," said Bill Sieben partner at Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben.
Lawyers being honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in Best Lawyer surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”
Steven Naifeh, President of Best Lawyers, says, “We continue to believe as we have believed for more than 25 years that recognition by one’s peers is the most meaningful form of praise in the legal profession. We would like to congratulate James Schwebel on being selected.”