FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., (October 18, 2016) — Hutchens Law Firm (NC) has been awarded the 2016 USFN Diamond of Excellence Award for its tenth consecutive year. The firm’s new South Carolina branch has also received the Diamond Award for its first year as members of the USFN.  Only 39 firms throughout the country have earned this recognition.

Managing partner Terry Hutchens said, “To receive this recognition for an entire decade is truly a statement about our firm’s commitment to integrity, ethics and professionalism. Our staff continues their dedication to exemplary client service as demonstrated by this award.”

USFN (America’s Mortgage Banking Attorneys), founded in 1988, is the nation’s oldest and most prestigious trade association of law firms and trustee companies that focus on creditors’ rights. The Award of Excellence is given annually to USFN Member firms meeting rigorous standards that evaluate professional activities, industry volunteerism, and community and charitable involvement by the firm.