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Twenty-Four Daniel Coker Horton & Bell Lawyers Recognized by Best Lawyers®

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August 20, 2020

Jackson, MS, August 20, 2020 -- Daniel Coker Horton & Bell, P.A. is pleased to announce that 22 lawyers from the firm have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. For the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, 9.4 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in the inclusion of more than 67,000 lawyers, or approximately 5% of practicing lawyers in the United States

Four lawyers from the firm also received "Lawyer of the Year” awards based on their extremely high overall feedback within a specific practice area and metropolitan region. The firm’s 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” recipients (and their respective award practice area and metro location) are: Edward C. Taylor for Product Liability Litigation - Defendants in Gulfport, Gary K. Jones for Workers' Compensation Law - Employers in Jackson, Roy A. Smith, Jr. for Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants in Jackson, and Wilton V. Byars III for Product Liability Litigation - Defendants in Tupelo.

Additionally, two lawyers from the firm are recognized in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch recognized attorneys who are earlier in their careers for outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

"Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession. After almost four decades, we are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide," says CEO Phillip Greer.

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch lists are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

Daniel Coker Horton & Bell, P.A. would like to congratulate the following lawyers named to 2021 Best Lawyers lists:

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About Daniel Coker Horton & Bell, P.A.

Founded in 1946, Daniel Coker Horton & Bell, P.A. is a Mississippi law firm with more than 40 attorneys in three offices strategically located in Gulfport, Jackson and Oxford, Mississippi. The firm focuses primarily in the area of civil defense litigation. Learn more at www.danielcoker.com.