The Best Lawyers in America © 2019 (26th Edition) has recognized Jim Spivey for inclusion in the list of Best Lawyers in America in the area of Commercial Litigation. Mr. Spivey has received this recognition annually since 2010. The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 is a publication by Woodward/White, Inc. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as a definitive guide to legal excellence. The list of attorneys is compiled by exhaustive peer review. In 2019, 7.8 million votes were analyzed. Because those selected cannot pay a fee for inclusion, recognition by The Best Lawyers of America © 2019 is considered a distinct honor.