Principal Philip Michels has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2012 listing of The Best Lawyers in America® which recognized his work in medical malpractice. The selection to Best Lawyers is based on a comprehensive and meticulous peer-review survey comprised of more than 3.9 million confidential evaluations by the top attorneys in the country.

Additionally, Mr. Michels has been named as the "Los Angeles Best Lawyers Professional Malpractice Law Lawyer of the Year" for 2012.

After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers is designating "Lawyers of the Year" in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the "Lawyer of the Year."