(Las Vegas) - Jolley Urga Wirth Woodbury & Standish announced that Martin Little, a shareholder at the firm, has received Martindale-Hubbell’s highest Peer Review Rating.
The Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings are generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary. Legal Ability ratings are based on performance in five key areas, rated on a scale of 1 to 5 (with 5 being the highest). These areas are: legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability, and legal experience. Mr. Little received a cumulative rating of 4.9 out of 5.
Mr. Little’s primary areas of practice are Commercial and Personal Injury Litigation and Construction Law. He is a member of a number of organizations, including the State Bar of Nevada, Clark County Bar Association, American Bar Association and Nevada Trial Lawyers Association.
Since 2004, Mr. Little has served on the Board of Directors for the YMCA of Southern Nevada, a non-profit organization committed to youth development, healthy living and social development. Mr. Little serves as secretary on the Board’s executive committee. In addition to his in-house attorney duties, Mr. Little also participates in fundraising for the Strong Kids Campaign, the YMCA’s annual giving campaign, and assists in setting the strategic direction for the YMCA’s future growth.
Mr. Little earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance from California State University, Fullerton, graduating with magna cum laude honors; and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Louisville, also graduating with magna cum laude honors. During his time there, he served as editor of the Journal of Family Law.
Jolley Urga Wirth Woodbury & Standish’s practice areas include civil and business litigation, estate litigation, commercial transactions, trusts, wills, probate, family law, personal injury, bankruptcy and gaming. The firm was established in 1974 and has offices in Las Vegas and Boulder City. For more information on the firm and its services, call 702.699.7500 or visit www.juww.com.