Super Lawyers 2016
Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) June 20, 2016
Greenwich, CT law firm Ivey, Barnum & O’Mara, LLC announced that 2 of its attorneys have been named among the top attorneys in the state for 2016 by Super Lawyers. Stephen G. Walko, a partner at the firm was selected as a 2016 Connecticut Super Lawyer, after being named a Super Lawyer in 2015. Only 5 percent of attorneys in Connecticut receive this distinction. Additionally, Andrea C. Sisca, an associate of the firm, was named a 2016 Super Lawyers Connecticut Rising Star. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected through a multi-step process at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. Selections are made on an annual, state by state basis.
About Stephen G. Walko – Recognized as Super Lawyer
Stephen Walko practices in the areas of civil and commercial litigation and employment law. He is extremely active in charitable and governmental affairs in the state of Connecticut and the Town of Greenwich. From 2008 to 2011, Walko served as Chairman of the Greenwich Board of Estimate and Taxation. He has been a member with this Board since 1999, serving on the Budget Committee. He has also served as Chairman of the Representative Town Meeting Budget Overview Committee and Vice-Chairman of the Republican Town Committee. In 2011, Walko was elected as a State Representative in the CT General Assembly, representing the 150th District, Greenwich’s shoreline.
About Andrea C. Sisca, Esq. – Recognized as Super Lawyers Rising Star
Andrea Sisca focuses her practice on civil and commercial litigation, including foreclosures, construction defects, real estate disputes and commercial and residential landlord tenant matters. Andy is also part of the firm’s personal injury department where she brings her defense experience to the team in a variety of matters, including premises liability cases, wrongful death cases and motor-vehicle/tractor-trailer accidents. Andy is actively involved in community and charitable organizations, including the Junior League of Greenwich.
About Ivey, Barnum & O’Mara, LLC
Ivey, Barnum & O’Mara, LLC is a general practice law firm which was established in Greenwich, CT in 1950. It is the largest Greenwich-based law firm, with additional offices in New Canaan, CT and New York City. The firm has more than thirty attorneys who handle a wide range of legal matters in areas such as Litigation, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Trusts & Estate Planning, Residential and Commercial Real Estate, Corporate, Employment Law and Franchise Finance and Acquisition.