Attorneys of Peck Ritchey, LLC Receive Highest Rating Available from Martindale-Hubbell®Congratulations to Kerry R. Peck and Peter S. Coorlas of Peck Ritchey, LLC who received 2019 AV Preeminent ratings from Martindale Hubbell. This is the highest rating awarded by Martindale. An AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating is an outstanding achievement and demonstrates that a lawyer has earned the highest rating available for their legal ability and professional ethics.

Peck Ritchey, LLC is very proud of Kerry and Peter for the recognition of their outstanding expertise and ethical standards in representing the firm’s clients in the areas of Trust & Estate litigation.

According to Martindale Hubbell, the Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability, generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada. The first review to establish a lawyer’s rating usually occurs three years after his/her first admission to the bar.

Martindale-Hubbell facilitates secure online Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings surveys of lawyers across multiple jurisdictions and geographic locations, in similar areas of practice as the lawyer being rated. Reviewers are asked to assess their colleagues’ general ethical standards and legal ability in a specific area of practice. The ratings appear in all formats of the Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory, in the online listings on®,, on the Martindale-Hubbell services, on Martindale-Hubbell mobile apps.

Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating. A threshold number of responses is required to achieve a rating.