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Front Page - Friday, November 8, 2019

Pierce & Huisman earn 'Best Law Firm' ranking

The law firm of Pierce & Huisman, PLLC has been selected for inclusion as a 2020 U.S. News-Best Law Firm in the area of trusts and estates law for the Greater Chattanooga area.

Firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with consistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. To be eligible for a ranking, a firm must first have a lawyer recognized in The Best Lawyers in America, which recognizes the top 5% of private practicing lawyers in the U.S.

Pierce & Huisman attorneys Martin L. Pierce and John G. Huisman offer legal services in the areas of estate planning, elder law, probate, special needs trusts, conservatorships, business (LLC and corporate) formation, transactions and succession planning, nonprofits, tax-exempt organizations, prenuptial agreements, wills, trusts and estates, tax law, closely held companies and family businesses law, and employee benefits (ERISA) law, among others.

Pierce is a Certified Estate Planning Specialist and a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, and he is also a previous president of both the Chattanooga Estate Planning Council and the Chattanooga Tax Practitioners.

Huisman is also a member of the National Association of Elder Law Attorneys, and he has extensive experience during his 15-year career in the areas of probate, elder law and estate planning, business formations and transactions, entrepreneur law and litigation.

Both attorneys are licensed in both Tennessee and Georgia.