Sirote Receives 2010 USFN Award of Excellence
Birmingham, Alabama — Oct. 11, 2010 — The USFN, a highly respected and well-recognized national network of mortgage banking attorneys, has recognized the law firm of Sirote & Permutt with its 2010 USFN Award of Excellence. This is the 12th straight year that Sirote has received the award. The Award of Excellence is given annually to USFN Member firms that meet rigorous standards which evaluate professional activities, industry volunteerism, and community and charitable involvement by the firm. The award is the professional organization’s highest honor. USFN, founded in 1988, is the nation’s oldest and most prestigious trade association of law firms and trustee companies that focus on creditors’ rights.
Shareholder Jerry E. Held, who chairs Sirote’s Mortgage Banking Practice Group, said, “We are honored to receive the USFN Award of Excellence. It reflects our dedication to understanding our clients’ needs and expectations, and it highlights our focus on keeping abreast of issues affecting the mortgage industry.”
Sirote is well-equipped to represent its mortgage banking clients. This practice features 30 attorneys in three offices throughout Alabama, many of whom are regular speakers at industry conferences and at USFN quarterly seminars. “Sirote is proud of our attorneys’ thorough understanding of the mortgage banking industry,” Held continued. “We have been active leaders in the industry’s trade associations and conferences for years.”
The award will be received by Held at the annual USFN Member Education Retreat, which will be held in November.
About Sirote & Permutt
Sirote & Permutt, P.C. has been at the forefront of the legal profession since its founding in 1946, offering a full range of quality legal services. Today, Sirote attorneys continue this tradition of innovation and excellence, serving clients with interests throughout the state of Alabama from offices in Birmingham, Huntsville and Mobile.