Beard St. Clair Gaffney is thrilled to announce that another one of its lawyers has achieved an AV Rating from Martindale-Hubbel®. Lance J. Schuster was recently awarded the AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, the country’s leading legal directory. The AV Rating is the highest possible rating given and signifies that fellow attorneys rated Lance as having the highest possible rating for legal abilities and ethical standards. This rating is a significant accomplishment and a well-deserved achievement that accurately reflects Lance’s legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability, and legal experience. The AV Preeminent rating is awarded to less than five percent of all attorneys across the country.