Joseph Sanzone selected as Top Attorney of the Year by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP).

LYNCHBURG, VA – 17 Jun, 2017 – Joseph A. Sanzone, Esq, Co-Founder of Sanzone & Baker, LLP was selected as “Top Attorney of the Year” for 2017 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP). 

While inclusion with the International Association of Top Professionals is an honor in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction. These special honorees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field, other affiliations and contributions to their communities.  All honorees are invited to attend the IAOTP’s annual award gala at the end of this year for a night to honor their achievements.

With over 3 decades of professional experience as a practicing attorney, Mr. Sanzone has certainly proved himself as an accomplished professional and expert litigator.  Mr. Sanzone’s areas of practice are in Personal Injury Law and Criminal Law.  From his solid victories he is regarded as one of the nation’s Top Lawyers of all time. Mr. Sanzone is constantly wowing over the public every step of the way with his career achievements and he has been very exciting to watch. 

Sanzone & Baker, LLP, is an established and respected law firm that has earned a reputation for skilled trial advocacy, superior client service and a strong record of results. For nearly 200 years, Sanzone & Baker and its predecessors have been serving the legal needs of clients throughout Virginia.  The firm’s areas of concentration include: Serious Personal Injury, Criminal Law, Representation of injured workers, Family Law Representation and Civil Trial Litigation.  The firm also serves clients in a wide range of general law matters, including business and commercial law, debtor-creditor matters, administrative agency, and licensing and contract disputes.

Mr. Sanzone obtained a J.D. from Antioch School of Law in 1981 and received a B.A. at Lynchburg College in 1976. He was admitted to the Virginia Bar in 1981 and admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Virginia.

Throughout his illustrious career, Mr. Sanzone has been active in his community and recognized worldwide for his outstanding leadership and commitment to the legal profession. He has received many awards, accolades’ and has been featured in numerous magazines and publications. Mr. Sanzone is a member of the Virginia State Bar and the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. He was a recipient of Super Lawyers and given an AV preeminent rating with Martindale-Hubbell.  In 2017 named Top Attorney of the Year with the International Association of Top Professionals and in 2016 named Top Attorney of the Year with Global Who’s Who.  Mr. Sanzone was named Virginia Legal Elite by VA Business Magazine and named as one of America’s Most Outstanding Lawyers in Richmond Magazine.  Mr. Sanzone has also been selected as one of Top 100 Trial Lawyers and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Looking back, Mr. Sanzone attributes his success to his experience, mentors he has had along the way, support of his family and staying true to his passion for the law and fighting for what is right.  In his free time Mr. Sanzone enjoys Fishing, Gardening and Golfing.  He is very proud of both of his children, Blair Sanzone Scheuer, Esq., a divorce attorney and Joseph R. Sanzone, Esq. a criminal law attorney.  For the future, Mr. Sanzone will continue to work hard, serve and fight for his clients and will continue to seek justice and make a difference in people’s lives.

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The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organization who handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries.  These top professionals are given an opportunity to collaborate, share their ideas, be keynote speakers and to help influence others in their fields. This organization is not a membership that anyone can join.  You have to be asked by the President or be nominated by a distinguished honorary member after a brief interview. 

IAOTP’s experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires.  IAOTP prides itself to be a one of a kind boutique networking organization that hand picks only the best of the best and creates a networking platform that connects and brings these top professionals to one place.

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