Wade Harrison Named Lawyer of the Year For 8th Consecutive Year
PR Log - Jan 23, 2013 - GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Wishart Norris Henninger & Pittman Family Law is proud to announce that Wade Harrison has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 in the field of family law. With only a single lawyer selected for each practice area and designated metropolitan area, Harrison has been selected for this honor every year since 2006.
Based on an exhaustive peer-review study in which more than 36,000 leading attorneys cast nearly 4.4 million votes, Best Lawyers has come to be known as "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice" by Corporate Counsel magazine.
"Wade Harrison has shown exemplary commitment to Wishart Norris Henninger & Pittman's guiding principle of providing compassionate yet aggressive, results-oriented representation for our clients. We congratulate Wade for receiving this prestigious honor for the eighth year running, and we look forward to his continued devotion to every client and case in the coming year," says fellow practice attorney Kathleen Treadwell.
Majoring in Political Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1976, and receiving his J.D. in 1979 at the same university, Harrison has decades of experience as a family law attorney since being admitted to the North Carolina Bar in 1979.
In addition to his "Lawyer of the Year" honors, Harrison has also been awarded as Citizen Lawyer 2009 by the North Carolina Bar Association, selected for inclusion as a North Carolina Super Lawyer in the practice area of family law since 2006, and he has maintained an AV® Preeminent ™ 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
Harrison maintains an active presence in his community as Chair of the Alamance County Strategic Planning Committee, President of the Alamance County United Way, a member of the March of Dimes Steering Commitee for Alamance County, a deacon and elder at his church, and an Assistant Scoutmaster for Boy Scouts of America Troop 9 in Burlington, NC.