Awards & Recognition

Below are selected listings from the organizations, communities, and directories in which lawyers from McMinn Law Firm participate and have been recognized with high ratings, positive client reviews, and for contributing information about personal injury and accident legal matters.

Expertise.com’s 2021 List of 20 Recommended Car Accident Attorneys in Austin

Expertise.com, a company that evaluates and recommends local service professionals, placed McMinn Law Firm on their list of 22 recommended car accident attorneys in Austin. With a rigorous ranking system of more than 25 variables across five categories, their team analyzed the law firms to provide consumers with a hand-picked list.

McMinn Law Firm received an A+ rating in Reputation. Expertise measures a firm's Reputation by evaluating internet reviews. Expertise employs mystery shoppers to grade a firm's Professionalism score. McMinn Law Firm received an overall Professionalism score of A+.

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Best of the Best Attorneys – 2021

According to Best of the Best Attorneys, "This honor is reserved for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in their practice. Of the 1.3 million attorneys practicing in the United States less than .05% of Attorneys will receive this distinction." Recipients of this award have demonstrated the highest ideals of the legal profession. McMinn Law Firm has been recognized as a top Law Firm in the year 2021 for their dedicated service to clients in the Austin area.

Justin McMinn “Top 10” Trucking Trial Lawyer in Texas 2021

Trucking Trial Lawyers Association Admits Justin McMinn to Top 10
Trucking Trial Lawyers is an invitation-only professional organization that recognizes the top personal injury lawyers from each state.

America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys – Selection for 2021

Jason McMinn has been selected for inclusion among America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys® for 2021. Selection to America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys® is by invitation only and is reserved to identify the nation’s most exceptional litigators for high-value personal injury, catastrophic injury, wrongful death, product liability, and medical malpractice matters.
Candidates for membership are initially identified through third-party research or peer nominations by other elite attorneys in the community. Once a candidate is identified, they are screened first to determine that they meet the minimum requirements as a “personal injury attorney” through third-party research and analysis. Thereafter, all data regarding qualifying candidates is evaluated using our proprietary algorithms applying multi-criteria decision making methods to create a Pareto efficiency frontier.
Only the top 100 qualifying attorneys in each state will receive this honor and be selected for membership among America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys®. With these extremely high standards for selection to America’s Top 100 Personal Injury Attorneys®, less than one-half percent (0.5%) of active attorneys in the United States will receive this honor — truly the most exclusive and elite level of attorneys in the community.

Best Attorneys of America 2021 Member

Best Attorneys of America is one of the most celebrated and respected groups of attorneys in the country. Membership is extremely selective, carefully screened and limited to the most qualified and accomplished attorneys in the United States.

2021 Top Choice Awards – Austin Injury Law Firm

The votes are in! Austin named McMinn Law Firm the Top Choice in Injury Law Firm in Austin of 2021. Contest was conducted by Top Choice Awards. "Top Choice Awards collects and reviews the opinions of thousands of customers annually. The results of those studies are used by companies to improve customer satisfaction and business development while our social promotion system gives customers the power to enjoy awesome experiences by making educated purchase choices."

Top 10 Personal Injury Law Firm

McMinn Law Firm is pleased to announce recognition of the highest degree of excellence by Attorney and Practice Magazine. Attorney and Practice Magazine Selected McMinn Law Firm as a Top 10 Law Firm in 2021.

"This award is an achievement reserved for only those lawyers who have demonstrated the highest degree of excellence in his or her area of law. Because of our stringent standards, less than 1% of lawyers nationwide will receive this invitation for membership."

Read more about this award at www.attorneyandpractice.com and in their quarterly magazine.

Google Screened

Google Screened is a voluntary program by Google that businesses in some fields can participate in. Some personal injury lawyers can qualify as Google Screened attorneys. They must pass a Google screening and qualification process. Personal injury law firms must undergo the following tests to be included in Google Screened: Background checks including business check and owner check; malpractice insurance required (where required by law); and state bar license checks for each personal injury lawyer in the firm. For the purposes of the Google Screened program, Google defines a personal injury lawyer as an attorney who provides professional advice and guidance on matters including: assualt and batter, auto, bicycle, and motorcycle accidents, dog bites, injury from DUI, product liability, and death.

Super Lawyers

Over a rigorous multiphase selection process, Super Lawyers selects only the top attorneys in the U.S. The selection process includes peer nominations and independent research to evaluate professional achievement among attorneys. Super Lawyers maintains independent research of all candidates in their search. Their objective is to "create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel."

Finalist, Austin Statesman’s Best-of-the-Best 2019

McMinn Law Firm was one of three finalists for the Best Law Firm 2019 category. For this contest, people in the Austin American Statesman’s (a Gatehouse Media publication) readership area are invited to cast votes in support of local businesses.

Better Business Bureau

Better Business Bureau (BBB) helps consumers make smarter decisions. Businesses are evaluated based on the BBB Standards for Trust, a comprehensive set of best practices for how businesses should treat the public in a fair and honest manner. BBB's vision is to create an ethical marketplace where buyers and sellers trust each other. View the McMinn Law Firm BBB profile. McMinn Law Firm has been designated with an A+ rating by the Central Texas BBB.

AIOPIA 10 Best Law Firm 2019: Client Satisfaction

American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys honors law firms that provide exceptional service to clients. As a 10 Best Attorney and Law Firm, the personal injury lawyers have demonstrated excellence in their craft. This achievement signifies the highest in client satisfaction. AIOPIA looks at the personal success of the attorney, with particular consideration to how the law firm has achieved unparalleled success on behalf of their client.

National Trial Lawyers Top 100 for 2019 | Justin McMinn

Justin McMinn has been invited to join the Top 100 Trial Lawyers for his work in Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer. Membership is extended only to a select group of the most qualified attorneys.

McMinn Law Firm on TopVerdict.com’s 2107 List of #1 Verdicts in TX

In 2017, a McMinn Law Firm trial verdict for a client who suffered injuries due to a drunk and uninsured driver, was placed on the list of #1 Verdicts in Texas (as designated by topverdict.com, an aggregator of settlements and verdicts information) in the Uninsured Motorist practice area.

Texas Center for Legal Ethics: Stewardship Commitment

McMinn Law Firm's participation in Texas Center for Legal Ethics means serving as ambassadors for ethics and civility among attorneys. The professional organization places an emphasis on holding lawyers’ words to be honored. As members of Texas Center for Legal Ethics, McMinn Law Firm commits to uphold the values of legal professionalism and ethics.

2013-2019 Justin McMinn Rising Star of TX, Super Lawyers (a Thomson Reuters Service)

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters Service, evaluates attorneys nominated by their peers for inclusion on the Rising Stars lists. Some criteria include success in verdicts and settlements, position within law firm, honors and awards, and experience within their field.

National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40 for 2018 | Justin McMinn

This National Trial Lawyers select list takes note of up and coming trial lawyers who have shown exceptional skill and success in courtrooms at a particularly young age. Membership is extended only to the most qualified attorneys in each state. Members have superior qualifications, trial results, and leadership as young lawyers in Texas.

American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys Top 10 in Texas | Justin McMinn

Justin McMinn received the honor of being named Top 10 in Texas by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys. This recognition requires a 10/10 client satisfaction rating.

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Capital Area Paralegal Association (CAPA) Recognizes Tove Sebring

A senior paralegal at McMinn Law Firm, Sebring received the Recognition for Excellence from CAPA. With more than 15 years of experience as a legal professional, Tove is passionate about helping clients return to their life from before the accident.

McMinn Law Firm on TopVerdict.com’s 2107 List of Top 50 Settlements in TX

A McMinn Law Firm settlement was placed on the List of Top 50 Settlements in Texas by TopVerdict.com, an online aggregator of settlements and verdicts information.
Expenses: $6,450 | Attorney Fees: $212,850 | Net to Client: $425,700

Justin McMinn Earns Highest Avvo Ratings 2016+

Avvo, a national lawyer ratings & reviews service with directories and advice for people seeking legal info and help, has recognized Justin McMinn’s expertise, contribution, and experience in awarding him the highest rating possible: 10.0 – Superb.