Autumn Witt Boyd And Firm Honored In Best Lawyers, Mid-South Super Lawyers List

Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Autumn Witt Boyd
Autumn Witt Boyd

Autumn Witt Boyd, founder of The Law Office of Autumn Witt Boyd PLLC, has been honored by selection as a “Best Lawyer” for her work in Litigation - Intellectual Property and Trademark Law by U.S. News & World Report.

The AWB Firm was also selected as a "Best Law Firm" - Chattanooga - Litigation - Intellectual Property by U.S. News & World Report.

Ms. Boyd created the AWB Firm as a virtual law firm, with a remote work force and serving clients across the U.S., in 2015.

Recognition by U.S. News - Best Lawyers is based solely on peer review. The methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.

Ms. Boyd was also selected, for the fourth consecutive year, as a 2019 Mid-South Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine, an honor reserved for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice. Only 2.5 percent of attorneys in the Mid-South receive this distinction. 

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. 

Ms. Boyd also hosts the Legal Road Map podcast, which teaches business owners about the legal issues they may face as they grow a profitable and sustainable business.  Season Four of the podcast launched last spring, featuring online educators sharing how they’ve built their businesses, and the legal lessons they’ve learned along the way.  The Legal Road Map podcast can be heard in your favorite podcast app and at http://awbfirm.com/podcast/



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Business

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In an opinion released Wednesday, the Tennessee Supreme Court affirmed the felony theft conviction of the defendant, Denton Jones. Over a period of 15 days, Jones stole several fitness trackers from two Target stores in Knoxville on five visits to the stores. In the indictment, the state aggregated the offenses from five separate misdemeanor thefts to one felony count. Jones ... (click for more)

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Breaking News

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Opinion

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