Wed 17th Jun | 2015

Clark Fountain Attorneys Recognized As Super Lawyers for 2015

Awards & Recognitions BY

Florida, Fla. (June 11, 2015) – 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 2015. The attorneys are Mark W. Clark, Donald R. Fountain Jr., Nancy La Vista, David C. Prather, W. Hampton Keen, and Julie H. Littky-Rubin. Firm associate Poorad Razavi was distinguished as a Rising Star. The Super Lawyers list recognizes the top five percent of attorneys in each state. The Rising Stars list recognizes the top two and a half percent of practicing attorneys.

In addition, Littky-Rubin has been ranked among the Top 50 female attorneys in the state of Florida. Littky-Rubin and David C. Prather were also recognized among the Top 100 in the state of Florida, and Littky-Rubin, Prather andKeen have been ranked in the Top 100 in the Miami/South Florida region.

Super Lawyers rates attorneys from more than 70 practice areas who have obtained high degrees of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

Mark W. Clark, president and managing partner of the firm, has more than 30 years of legal experience. Clark has devoted his career exclusively to the representation of accident victims and their families. 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.

With more than 25 years of experience, Donald R. Fountain Jr. is nationally recognized as a top trial attorney and his work for successfully representing catastrophically injured clients. 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, a former critical care nurse, is a dual board-certified civil trial attorney in medical malpractice and products liability. La Vista currently serves as the president of the Florida chapter of The American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) and was voted the Palm Beach County Chapter’s Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2010 and again in 2013.

David C. Prather is a Board-certified civil trial attorney, specializing in the arts of personal injury, medical malpractice, wrongful death, and auto negligence litigation. Prather serves on the Florida Bar’s Board of Governors, its Executive Committee, and its Vision 2016 Commission.

  1. Hampton Keen focuses his practice in the areas of products liability and catastrophic injury cases throughout Florida and across the United States. Many of his cases involve design and manufacturing defects, as well as complex liability situations. He has litigated successfully against almost every international automotive and tire manufacturer and has been honored.

Julie H. Littky-Rubin, certified by The Florida Bar in appellate law, heads the appellate practice at the firm. She handles appeals arising out of all areas of civil trial law and provides trial support for the firm. Littky-Rubin also frequently speaks at legal seminars throughout Florida, has published articles in the Florida Bar Journal and writes the popular weekly newsletter, Week in Torts.

Poorad Razavi is an experienced civil litigator who began his practice as an insurance defense attorney. He now concentrates his practice in the areas of products liability, automobile and trucking accidents, wrongful death and catastrophic injury suits.