Moffatt Thomas Attorneys Named by Best Lawyers for 2017.

Nine Moffatt Thomas attorneys were selected for inclusion in 2017 Best Lawyers in America© (copyright by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC.

The Moffatt Thomas attorneys selected by Best Lawyers® for 2017 are Larry C. Hunter (listed since 2006-Commercial Litigation, Environmental Law, Construction Litigation, Insurance Defense), Gerald T. Husch (listed since 2007-Employment Law including Employee Benefits, ERISA, and Insurance Defense), James L. Martin (listed since 2008-Insurance Defense Litigation, Banking and Finance Litigation), Christine E. Nicholas (listed since 2015-Corporate Governance Law), Patricia M. Olsson (listed since 1999-Employment and Labor Law – Management, Medical Malpractice Defense), Mark S. Prusynski (listed since 2005 – Insurance Law, Insurance Litigation Defense, Professional Malpractice Defense), John S. Simko (listed since 2007 – Corporate Law, Mining Law), and Stephen R. Thomas (listed since 2010 – Commercial Litigation, Insurance Defense).

Named by Best Lawyers for the first time this year under Construction Litigation is Tyler J. Anderson, whose practice is focused in the areas of litigation and mediation at both the trial and appellate level, with a primary emphasis on construction defect, commercial, banking and finance, and employment litigation.

Lawyer of the Year accolades went to Tyler J. Anderson – Construction Litigation, James L. Martin – Insurance Litigation, and Patricia M. Olsson – Labor Law, Management.

Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which thousands of leading lawyers in the U.S. evaluate their professional peers.  Because of this rigorous and transparent methodology, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.

Moffatt Thomas has been providing a full spectrum of business, litigation and regulatory legal services to the Pacific Northwest and Intermountain West since 1954.  With offices in Boise, Idaho Falls, and Pocatello, Idaho, the firm is strategically situated for direct contact with the governor’s office, the legislature, federal and state administrative agencies, area businesses, and national and international corporations engaged in business throughout the region.

Moffatt Thomas attorneys focus on the realities of their clients’ continually evolving business needs. Like their clients, Moffatt Thomas uses innovative technology as an efficient and productive tool, allowing more time to understand their clients’ needs and envision where those businesses will be tomorrow. Whether working with a small start-up company or an international corporation, Moffatt Thomas attorneys take a teamwork approach in responding to these issues with practical, strategic, and innovative legal solutions.

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