Thu 13th Jun | 2013

All Six Clark Fountain Partners Recognized as “Super Lawyers” for 2013

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Florida, Fla. (June 13, 2013) – The six named partners at the West Palm Beach law firm of Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Littky-Rubin & Whitman have been recognized as Super Lawyers for 2013. Only five percent of attorneys in Florida are recognized with this distinction. The attorneys are Mark W. Clark, Donald R. Fountain Jr., Nancy La Vista, David C. Prather, W. Hampton Keen, and Julie H. Littky-Rubin.

In addition, partners Nancy La Vista and Julie H. Littky-Rubin both ranked amongst the Top 50 female attorneys in the state of Florida, and among just 7 in Palm Beach County

“We are honored to be recognized again with this important legal distinction, and on behalf of the firm, it’s remarkable that two of top 50 female attorneys in the state are at our firm,” said Mark W. Clark, managing partner. “It’s a testament to their reputation and the overall quality of work at the firm.”

Mark W. 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 R. Fountain Jr. is one of the country’s foremost attorneys in the area of products liability litigation. Board Certified by The Florida Bar as a civil trial attorney, 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-elect of the Florida chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA).

David C. Prather is a Board-certified civil trial attorney, specializing in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, and products liability litigation. He currently serves on the Florida Bar’s Board of Governors and is recognized for his trial skills and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for his clients for nearly 20 years. He is also past president of the Palm Beach County Trial Lawyers Association.

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, certified by The Florida Bar in appellate practice, heads the appellate practice at the firm. She handles appeals arising out of all areas of civil trial law and provides trial support to the firm. Littky-Rubin is often hired by other firms throughout Florida to assist with their appellate and complex trial support matters.