Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 17, 2013
Michel & Associates, a mid-sized boutique law firm specializing in adversarial proceedings and civil and criminal litigation, was awarded the distinction of placing six of their lawyers on the prestigious list of Super Lawyers rising stars of 2013. Super Lawyers is a Thomson-Reuters rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
Selectees are considered to be among the top 2.5 percent of all practicing lawyers in California under the age of 40. Michel & Associates has placed lawyers on the list of rising stars in past years on multiple occasions, and several of the firm’s attorneys honored this year include past selectees. Repeat selectees this year include Joshua Robert Dale, Scott M. Franklin, Thomas E. Maciejewski, and Clint B. Monfort. Joining the list for the first time are selectees Anna M. Barvir, and Joseph A. Silvoso.
For veteran attorneys, Super Lawyers are selected from the top five percent of all practicing attorneys within their state of practice. Michel and Associates attorneys who have been recognized in the past with the Super Lawyers award include C.D. Michel, W. Lee Smith, and Glenn S. McRoberts.
Michel & Associates has developed a reputation for attorneys recognized by their peers for outstanding performance and precedent-setting legal work. The firm has represented some of the leading companies and organizations in the U.S. and has played a vital role in shaping 2nd Amendment and civil rights legislation. http://www.michellawyers.com