Attorney Jean Sutton Martin has been elected as a fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an honorary society whose membership is limited to one-third of one percent of legal professionals in America. Selection as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation is recognition of a lawyer as one whose professional, public and private career has demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of the community, the traditions of the profession and the maintenance and advancement of the objectives of the American Bar Association.
Martindale-Hubbell® has confirmed that attorney Jean Sutton Martin has achieved the AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell's highest possible rating for both ethical standards and legal ability. Jean concentrates her practice on drug and medical device injury cases as well as consumer protection class actions. In December 2014, Jean opened the Law Office of Jean Sutton Martin PLLC.
For the second consecutive year, Jean Sutton Martin has been named to Super Lawyers North Carolina's Top 50 Women List. Each year, Super Lawyers recognizes the top lawyers in North Carolina. Those lawyers who receive the highest point totals during the nomination, research and peer review process are further recognized in North Carolina Super Lawyers Top Lists.