Phillip Shell Receives Distinguished® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®

At Pearson Butler, we are pleased to announce that our very own Phillip Shell continues to boast a Distinguished® rating from peer review site, Martindale-Hubbell®, in 2020.

Phil’s rating, which he has carried since 2019, is a numerical confirmation of his very high ethical standards and legal ability. The award recognizes his outstanding professional achievements and affirms his high stature within the legal community. 

About Martindale-Hubbell® Ratings

Martindale-Hubbell® establishes its ratings through reviews from both peers and clients in order to create a comprehensive view of an attorney’s legal abilities. Peer Review Ratings™ are considered the gold standard in attorney rankings and have indicated the most highly respected lawyers for over a century. Only verified attorneys can submit a review, and only well-reviewed lawyers who have been practicing for at least 3 years are eligible to receive a rating. A Distinguished® rating is one of the highest that can be bestowed on a practicing attorney.

About Phillip Shell

Mr. Phillip B. Shell is known to his clients as Phil, and he has been representing injured workers and their families for over 35 years. Formerly a principal partner at Day Shell & Liljenquist, Phil now dedicates his talents solely to our team at Pearson Butler. As an attorney, Phil has successfully argued cases before the Utah Court of Appeals, the Utah Supreme Court, and the United States Supreme Court.

Phil has been instrumental in shaping Utah law in favor of injured workers and Utah seniors receiving Social Security. Additionally, Phil has served as a small claims judge and legal counsel for the Injured Workers’ Association. He is admitted to the Utah State Bar, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, the US District Court for Utah, and the Court of Appeals, DC Circuit. Phil is regularly recognized among Utah’s Legal Elite in Workers Compensation.

Outside of the courtroom, Phil presents at legal seminars, works on his photography, serves a radio operator, and plays the banjo.

About Pearson Butler

Phil is a wonderful representation of our attorneys at Pearson Butler. Our team is compiled of the best lawyers in the nation and each team member comes with a different background and diverse experiences.  No matter what legal issue you are facing, we have a highly respected attorney who can help. Whether you are facing a real estate issue, a workers comp concern, or a criminal matter, our team of 60 dedicated professionals will work together to pursue results on your behalf.

For a consultation with Phil or any of our other attorneys, call (800) 265-2314 today!