top of page

IMW Directors, Byron Purcell and Rodney Diggs, Recognized Among the Best Lawyers in America

August 17, 2023

Ivie McNeill Wyatt Purcell & Diggs congratulates Directors, Byron Purcell and Rodney Diggs, on being selected by their peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America (2024 Edition). This is the second year in a row for both Mr. Purcell and Mr. Diggs.

Mr. Purcell is an experienced litigator who has successfully tried dozens of cases in a wide range of areas, including commercial litigation, products liability, personal injury defense, real estate and employment discrimination. Mr. Purcell also represents clients in contractual disputes, complex business matters, commercial and real estate claims, insurance, equipment failures, wild fires, explosions and automobile accidents. He has argued before the U.S. Federal Court of Appeals and the California Court of Appeals.

Mr. Diggs is Co-Chair of the firm's Labor & Employment practice group, which focuses on harassment, discrimination, retaliation, and wage and hour issues on behalf of private clients and public entities. He also handles civil rights litigation.

About Best Lawyers:

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Almost 94,000 industry-leading lawyers are eligible to vote (from around the world), and we have received over 11 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

About Ivie McNeill Wyatt Purcell & Diggs:

Ivie McNeill Wyatt Purcell & Diggs is the largest black-owned law firm in the nation with a tradition of excellence since 1943.

13 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All


bottom of page