WAYNE, PA, March 08, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ — Martindale-Hubbell® has confirmed that attorney John B. Whalen, Jr., J.D., LL.M. still maintains the AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest possible rating for both ethical standards and legal ability, even after first achieving this rating in 2006.
2019 Preeminent – Philadelphia News Journal – Ratings
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The Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent® rating is the highest possible rating for an attorney for both ethical standards and legal ability. This rating represents the pinnacle of professional excellence. It is achieved only after an attorney has been reviewed and recommended by their peers – members of the bar and the judiciary. Congratulations go to John B. Whalen, Jr., J.D., LL.M. who has achieved the AV Preeminent® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®.
John B. Whalen, Jr., J.D., LL.M. commented on the recognition: “The Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating is a credential highly valued and sought after in the legal world.
http://www.whalenwillslaw.com Call (610) 407-0220 to learn more about this Martindale-Hubbell® AV® Preeminent™ Rated attorney. John B. Whalen Jr., Esq. of John B. Whalen, Jr., J.D., LL.M. 1199 Heyward Rd., Wayne, PA, 19087. Practice areas include Probate Wills Estates, Estate Planning, Free Home Service and Open All Seven Days.
It used to be a sort of secret among attorneys who used the rating as a first screen when they needed to hire a lawyer they did not personally know. Now, thanks to the Internet, the Rating is a great way for anyone – lawyers or lay people – to use to screen lawyers. I am thankful to my peers who nominated me for this distinction, and proud to have earned this, the highest possible Martindale-Hubbell rating.”
About John B. Whalen, Jr., J.D., LL.M.: a short profile by and about the honoree:
John B. Whalen, Jr., JD., LL.M., (Attorney and Counselor at Law,) is AV Peer Review Rated Preeminent 5.0 and Avvo Rated 10.0 Superb (obtaining over 95 client reviews and peer endorsements).
Mr. Whalen is the recipient of the Legum Magister Post-Doctorate Degree (LL.M.) in Taxation (from the Villanova University School of Law), a recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award in Wills, Trusts, and Estates, from the Widener University School of Law), and a recipient of the ABA-BNA Law Award for Academic Excellence (from the Widener University School of Law).
Mr. Whalen concentrates his legal practice solely in all areas of Pa Estate Law, including Pa Probate, Pa Estate Planning, Pa Estate Settlement, and Pa Estate Taxation.
John B Whalen Jr Esq
- 2019 Martindale AV Judicial
- 2019 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2018 Avvo Superb
- 2018 Martindale AV Judicial
- 2018 Lawyers AV Preeminent
- 2017 Top One Percent
- 2017 Martindale AV Judicial
- 2017 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2016 Awesome Attorneys
- 2016 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2016 Martindale AV Judicial
- 2016 Top One Percent
- 2016 Martindale AV 10 Years
- 2016 Client Distinction
- 2015 Martindale 25 Years
- 2015 Awesome Attorneys
- 2015 Avvo Superb
- 2015 Martindale AV Judicial
- 2015 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2015 Client Distinction
- 2014 Top One Percent
- 2014 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2014 Martindale AV Judicial
- 2014 Client Distinction
- 2014 Awesome Attorneys
- 2014 Avvo Superb
- 2013 Avvo Superb
- 2013 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2013 Client Distinction
- 2013 Awesome Attorneys
- 2013 Martindale AV Judicial
- 2012 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2012 Avvo Superb
- 2012 Top Attorneys
- 2012 Awesome Attorneys
- 2012 Martindale AV Judicial
- 2011 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2011 Top One Percent
- 2011 Martindale AV Preeminent 5 Years
- 2011 Awesome Attorneys
- 2011 Avvo Superb
- 2011 Martindale AV Judicial
- 2010 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2010 Bar Register Lawyer
- 2010 Bar Register Law Firm
- 2009 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2009 Bar Register Lawyer
- 2009 Bar Register Law Firm
- 2008 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2007 Martindale AV Preeminent
- 2006 Martindale AV Preeminent
John B Whalen Jr Esq
In light of Mr. Whalen’s 3 decade decorated career, accolades, and thousands of client reviews, Mr. Whalen still provides a very brief free initial consultation, but commands a one hour ($450.00) flat fee to provide any further legal advice. Mr. Whalen’s practice still provides his legal services seven (7) days per week, including all evenings, weekends, and holidays.