The entire team at Paulson & Nace, PLLC is pleased to announce that Christopher T. Nace and Matthew A. Nace have been selected for listing in the 29th edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Both attorneys were recognized for their work on behalf of plaintiffs in the greater Washington, DC area. Please join us in extending our congratulations for this distinguished honor.
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. More than 116,000 industry leading lawyers are eligible to vote (from around the world), and they have received more than 17 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world.
For the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America, more than 12.2 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in more than 71,000 leading lawyers honored in the new edition. Lawyers are not required nor allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.
Meet our award-winning attorneys
Christopher T. Nace. This is the 10th year running Chris Nace has been recognized by Best Lawyers and this year he has been recognized for his work in the areas of Medical Malpractice Law, Personal Injury Litigation, and Product Liability Litigation on behalf of plaintiffs. He is also a 2022 Lawyer of the Year for his work in Product Liability Litigation. Mr. Nace is a past president of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, DC and is a recipient of the American Associations for Justice’s Joe Tonahill Award, Howard Twiggs Award, and Pro Bono Award. Mr. Nace has been recognized by Super Lawyers, and Washingtonian Magazine, The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, and the 2022 Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers list. Mr. Nace currently serves as president of the National Civil Justice Institute.
Chris has tried numerous medical malpractice cases to jury verdict in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and West Virginia.
Matthew A. Nace. Matthew Nace has been recognized by Best Lawyers every year since 2019 for his work in the area of Personal Injury Litigation on behalf of plaintiffs. Mr. Nace focuses his practice in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury, trucking litigation, wrongful death, and other negligence cases. He has also been named to Super Lawyers Rising Stars every years since 2014. He is a member of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C., for which he serves as a member of the board of governors. He serves on the board of governors for the Bar Association of the District of Columbia, and was recently elected Treasurer of the organization.
Please join us in celebrating Christopher and Matt’s achievements, and we look forward to serving our clients in the future.