Lewis Babcock attorney, David Paavola, receives AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®

July 29, 2020


The law firm of Lewis Babcock L.L.P. announced that David Paavola has received the AV Preeminent rating from the Martindale-Hubbell legal rating service.

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 and fellow members of the bar.

“We are extremely pleased that David has been recognized by fellow attorneys for his legal talent and experience,” said founding partner, Keith Babcock. “As an AV rated firm, we pride ourselves on bringing the highest level of legal acumen and client service to each matter.”

Paavola is a litigation attorney representing individuals and businesses in eminent domain and condemnation, complex business disputes, professional misconduct, legal malpractice, and contract disputes. Prior to law school David worked in the financial services industry as a commercial and agricultural loan credit analyst. After law school and before joining Lewis Babcock, Paavola worked for an Am Law 100 law firm and then served as an Assistant Attorney General in Consumer Protection & Antitrust Section in the Office of the South Carolina Attorney General.


Lewis Babcock L.L.P.

Lewis Babcock L.L.P. is a litigation law firm with a statewide practice and a national reputation. Led by founding partner Keith Babcock, the attorneys have significant experience representing plaintiff and defense clients all across South Carolina. The firm is known for their work representing clients in eminent domain cases, business disputes, professional negligence and appeals. For more information click here or go to www.lewisbabcock.com