The annual Super Lawyers lists, published by Thomson Reuters, are a comprehensive and diverse guide to outstanding attorneys from a wide range of practice areas, firm sizes, and geographic regions. Attorneys from this list have obtained the highest degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. They are the top five percent of attorneys in each state, chosen by their peers and through independent research.
Our attorneys have been selected for expertise in the practice areas of antitrust, aviation, civil and human rights, class action, consumer protection, defective products, employment, environmental and toxic torts, personal injury, and securities fraud litigation.
The attorneys from our San Francisco office who have been designated Super Lawyers are Donald C. Arbitblit, William Bernstein, Elizabeth J. Cabraser, Kelly M. Dermody, Nimish R. Desai, Eric B. Fastiff, Brendan P. Glackin, Dean M. Harvey, Lexi J. Hazam, Richard M. Heimann, Roger N. Heller, Daniel M. Hutchinson, Robert Lieff, Robert J. Nelson, Michael W. Sobol, and Fabrice Vincent.
The attorneys in our New York offices selected as New York Super Lawyers are Daniel P. Chiplock, Nicholas Diamand, Managing Partner Steven E. Fineman, Wendy R. Fleishman, Rachel Geman, Jonathan D. Selbin, Daniel Seltz, and David S. Stellings.
Mark P. Chalos from our Nashville office has been selected as a Mid-South Super Lawyer.
In 2014, Ms. Cabraser (for the ninth year) and Ms. Dermody (for the seventh year) were each recognized with additional honors as Top 100 Northern California Super Lawyers, and Top 50 Female Northern California Super Lawyers. Ms. Cabraser has also been repeatedly recognized as one of the Top 10 Northern California Super Lawyers.
Super Lawyers also recognizes “Rising Stars.” These are attorneys possessing significant achievements who have been practicing law ten or less years. The Rising Stars for Lieff Cabraser selected in the past three years are Kenneth S. Byrd, Douglas Cuthbertson, Lexi J. Hazam, Jason Lichtman, Sarah R. London, Annika K. Martin, Michael J. Miarmi, and Anne Shaver.