ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - October 03, 2016) - Glen D. Wieland was recently acknowledged in the 2016 edition of Florida Trend's Florida Legal Elite, a guide to outstanding attorneys who have been recognized by their peers. The accolade marks the sixth consecutive year that Wieland has been spotlighted. As one of the founding members of Wieland Hilado & DeLattre, the trial litigation firm with an expertise in personal injury, workers' compensation and social security disability law, Wieland was one of 1,144 honorees to be featured in the Florida Legal Elite issue, including attorneys in private practice in addition to top government and non-profit attorneys.
Actively practicing attorneys based in Florida were asked to name the lawyers with whom they have worked with personally and would recommend to others. Wieland has been practicing law for over 30 years and has been board certified in workers' compensation since 1990. Career highlights include serving as past-chairman of the Orlando Area Trust for the Homeless, chancellor for his church, The Anglican Province of America, and as president of the Florida Workers' Advocates, a statewide organization of trial attorneys who specialize in workers' compensation, as well as having a specialty in workers' compensation, personal injury, automobile negligence, insurance disputes and other areas. Wieland received a law degree from The Cumberland School of Law in Birmingham, Ala.
"It is an honor to have been recognized by Florida Trend magazine for the sixth year in a row," Wieland said. "Florida Trend is an outstanding publication. It is very humbling to be recognized by my peers for the work I do for my clients. I look forward to continuing to aid my clients and those in need."
Other accolades include being recognized by Orlando Magazine as one of Orlando's Best Attorneys and being awarded an AV rating from attorney review service, Martindale Hubbell, which is the company's highest rating. Florida Legal Elite is a guide to selecting a trusted legal partner to handle delicate business concerns.
The entire Legal Elite report can be viewed at www.FloridaTrend.com/Legal-Elite.
About Wieland Hilado & DeLattre
Wieland Hilado & DeLattre is a trial litigation firm with an expertise in personal injury, workers' compensation and social security disability law. Composed of accomplished litigators and highly trained staff, Wieland Hilado & DeLattre provides a level of care in the quality of work produced and helps clients in providing hands-on support from the firm's partners. Wieland Hilado & DeLattre advises clients at each step of litigation and takes whatever action necessary to see their case through to the end. Learn more at www.whdjustice.com.