Jim Bannister of Bannister, Wyatt & Stalvey recognized among Best Lawyers in America 2021

August 21, 2020

Managing partner of Bannister, Wyatt & Stalvey, James W. (“Jim”) Bannister has been honored in the 2021 Edition of Best Lawyers in America®. Bannister is being recognized for his legal work in Criminal Defense, White-Collar Criminal Defense, and DUI/DWI Defense.

Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review. The methodology designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.

Best Lawyers employs a sophisticated, conscientious, rational and transparent survey process designed to elicit meaningful and substantive evaluations of the quality of legal services. Best Lawyers’ belief has always been that the quality of a peer review survey is directly related to the quality of the voters.


About Best Lawyers®

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Almost 87,000 industry leading lawyers are eligible to vote (from around the world), and we have received almost 10 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world. For the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 7.8 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in almost 60,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

About Bannister, Wyatt & Stalvey, LLC

Since founding Bannister, Wyatt & Stalvey, LLC, in 1976, our team of award-winning attorneys has provided skilled, professional, and tailored legal advice for a wide variety of legal issues and litigation. We have the experience and knowledge to solve complex legal issues, and are often times an invaluable partner in helping navigate you and your family through important legal matters. We are invested in the success of each client and committed to excellence in the legal profession. Learn more at www.bannisterandwyatt.com.