Christie Kizer Burbank Listed as a Best Lawyers® 2016 Health Care
May 19, 2016
Miller & Martin attorney and Healthcare Group Leader, Christie Kizer Burbank, was listed as one of only 13 female attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2016 Health Care Law "Lawyer of the Year" in the state of Tennessee (Chattanooga). The spring issue of Best Lawyers Business Edition launched its first ever, Women in the Law Issue. This special section highlighted all female attorneys selected as 2016 Best Lawyers "Lawyers of the Year" in their respective practice areas from each of the 50 states and the District of Columbia.Meredith Hinshaw-Chaney, Director of publicationss and Creative Services for Best Lawyers explained, "This Women in the Law Business Edition is not an empty nod to proactive preaching, it is a go-to shortlist of exceptional women attorneys, vetted by their peers, inspiring their colleagues and students, and from coast to coast, exemplifying excellence in their practice."Ms. Burbank concentrates her legal practice exclusively in health care regulatory and transactional law matters for a broad range of health care clients, including facilities, physician groups, health plans and individual providers. She serves her local health care community currently as Vice-Chair of Erlanger Health System Foundations, a Board Member of the Greater Chattanooga Colon Cancer Foundation and an Ambassador of Siskin Children's Institute.About Best Lawyers® "Lawyers of the Year."Best Lawyers lists of outstanding attorneys are compiled by conducting peer-review surveys in which tens of thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their peers. Those recognized as "Lawyers of the Year" receive particularly impressive ratings in Best Lawyers surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity. Only a single lawyer in each specialty, within a metropolitan area, is honored as a "Lawyer of the Year."