Florida, Fla. (December 28, 2011) – The six named partners at the law firm of Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Prather, Keen & Littky-Rubin have been recognized as “Top Lawyers” for 2011 in the South Florida Legal Guide. The attorneys are Mark Clark, Donald R. Fountain Jr., Nancy La Vista, David C. Prather, W. Hampton Keen and Julie H. Littky-Rubin.

Mark Clark, managing partner of the firm, has more than 25 years of experience specializing in the areas of catastrophic personal injury, products liability and medical malpractice litigation. His experience has resulted in numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients. Clark is a past president of the Florida Justice Association and is Board certified as a civil trial attorney by The Florida Bar and the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

Donald Fountain Jr. is one of the country’s foremost attorneys in the area of products liability litigation. He has handled hundreds of cases involving automotive design and manufacturing defects including defective tires, vehicle rollovers, seatbelts, airbags and occupant crash protection. Representing clients against almost every international automotive and tire manufacturer, Fountain has achieved multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements throughout Florida and the United States.

Nancy La Vista is a Board certified civil trial attorney who specializes in medical malpractice and products liability. She is also a critical care nurse. La Vista is currently the president of the Palm Beach County chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), which was just bestowed the honor of chapter of the year by the national organization.

David C. Prather is a Board certified civil trial attorney, concentrating his practice in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice and products liability litigation. He is recognized for his trial skills, and obtaining multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients.

W. Hampton Keen concentrates his practice in the areas of products liability and catastrophic injury cases. Many of his cases involve automotive design and manufacturing defects, defective tires and vehicle rollovers. Keen has successfully litigated against almost every international automotive and tire manufacturer.

Julie H. Littky-Rubin heads the appellate practice at the firm, handling appeals arising out of all areas of civil trial law and provides trial support to the firm. She also is hired by other firm’s throughout Florida to assist with their appellate and complex trial support matters.