Our team at Rourke & Blumenthal is proud to announce that Attorney Michael J. Rourke has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 27th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. This marks the 15th consecutive year Attorney Rourke has been recognized by Best Lawyers©. For the 2021 edition, he was selected for his work in Medical Malpractice Law with Plaintiffs and Personal Injury Litigation for his steadfast work for the wrongly injured.
This prestigious award is only given to a select few legal professionals, and only qualifying attorneys are nominated and assessed by Best Lawyers peer review. Since he began practicing law in 1981, Attorney Rourke has fought zealously for the rights of the injured and has won several prestigious recognitions from respected legal associations and peers alike. It comes as no surprise to learn of this most recent, commendable achievement.
About Best Lawyers
Best Lawyers is the oldest and one of the most respected peer-review publications by those in the legal industry. They assess attorneys not only by their legal expertise, but also by their ethics and professional standards, and have done so for more than 30 years. Best Lawyers also recognizes worthy lawyers based solely on peer review, so all selections are unbiased and rely only on legal professionals who know the field best.
Each attorney is first nominated, then assessed by their peers before Best Lawyers analyzes the feedback. Those who pass inspection are then examined through an eligibility assessment, ensuring that the resulting selection of recognized individuals are educated, qualified, and in good standing with their bar.
Attorney Michael Rourke
Attorney Rourke has been recognized by Best Lawyers for the Best Lawyers in America® every year since 2002 and was also selected to the Lawyer of the Year list in Central Ohio in the field of Medical Malpractice in 2010 and 2012. Additionally. Attorney Rourke has been named to Columbus Top Lawyers since 2000, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum® since 1991, and Super Lawyers since 2002, to name a few.
During his many years in practice, Attorney Rourke has proudly used his extensive knowledge, experience, and drive to fight for those who cannot fight for themselves. He believes in advocating for the rights of the wrongly injured, and he has succeeded in helping many individuals and families seek the compensation and justice they need and deserve. He handles a variety of cases, including those relating to medical malpractice, product liability, employer intentional torts, commercial truck accidents, catastrophic injuries, and wrongful death. If you need help with a legal issue, we encourage you to reach out to our firm and discuss your case with Attorney Rourke.
Call today at (614) 321-3212 to learn more about Attorney Michael Rourke’s legal background, or to discuss a potential case with our team at Rourke & Blumenthal.