In late January, 2011, David Hillier was included in Super Lawyers™ graded peer-review list. Super Lawyers™ is a national peer-review agency owned by the prestigious Thomson Reuters Company, includes approximately 5% of lawyers in any given state in their recognition list. David Hillier has previously been included in Super Lawyers™ Star Search in 2009 and 2010.
Again in 2011, Mr. Hillier has been named to Best Lawyers in America. Of the nearly 20,000 lawyers practicing in North Carolina, 21 bankruptcy attorneys were included in the Best Lawyers in America list. Mr. Hillier is the only Asheville bankruptcy lawyer nominated to this prestigious list. Mr. Hillier has been included on this list for many years.
In late 2010, Gum, Hillier was named to US News/Best Lawyers in America Best Law Firms through Mr. Hillier’s long term inclusion in Best Lawyers in America, as well. Gum, Hillier & McCroskey was included in the US News publication because of its Tier 1 Firm Ranking with Best Lawyers in America’s Best Law Firms. 2010 was the inaugural year for the US News/Best Lawyers in America’s Best Law Firms list.
Selection criteria for inclusion in each of these ratings lists are included on the right sidebar of this page.