Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (Cranfill Sumner) today announced that Stephanie Gaston Poley has received an AV® Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

The Martindale-Hubbell AV® Rating is a peer review rating system designed to reflect an attorney’s ethical standards and professional ability.  It surveys attorney colleagues across multiple geographic locations and jurisdictions. Attorneys are rated using five key areas including Legal Knowledge, Analytical Capabilities, Judgment, Communication Ability and Legal Experience.

Stephanie is a Partner in the Raleigh office of Cranfill Sumner and serves as Chair of the firm’s Retail, Restaurant & Hospitality Practice Group and Vice Chair of the firm’s Premises Liability Practice Group. Her practice focuses on serving retailers, business owners and operators, franchises, manufacturers, and distributors in premises liability matters, product liability actions, and business disputes.

She is a graduate of Furman University and the Campbell University School of Law.