Stephan Voudris recently received the highest possible Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell in the Litigation Practice Area: an AV Preeminent Rating of 5.0 out of 5.0. Peer Review Ratings attest to a lawyer's legal ability and professional ethics in specific Areas of Practice, and reflects the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary. The Legal Ability Rating reflects the professional ability in the area where the lawyer practices, the lawyer's expertise, and other professional qualifications. Peer Review Ratings are based on performance in specific areas, rated on a scale of 1-5; 1 being lowest and 5 being highest: Legal Knowledge, Analytical Capabilities, Judgment, Communication Ability and Legal Experience. The AV rating reflects that the lawyer meets the very high General Ethical Standards. AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell® certification procedures, standards and policies.