PHILADELPHIA (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 -- Federal criminal defense attorney Hope C. Lefeber has been named a 2014 Super Lawyer by Thompson Reuters.
Published annually in Philadelphia magazine, Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
To attain Super Lawyer status, attorneys first must be nominated by their peers across the state of Pennsylvania; only 5 percent of the state’s 50,000 lawyers make it through the rigorous selection process, which includes independent research and peer evaluations.
“I am honored to be recognized among the most highly regarded attorneys in Pennsylvania,” said Lefeber. “My clients continually inspire me to fight to protect their rights as we pursue justice together.”
A Thomson Reuters business, Super Lawyers is a research-driven, peer influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The mission of Super Lawyers is to bring visibility to those attorneys who exhibit excellence in practice.
In practice since 1979, Lefeber is an experienced and aggressive federal criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia. Lefeber’s key areas of practice include defense in cases of drug charges as well as white collar crime.
As a former Enforcement Attorney for the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, Lefeber uses the knowledge she gained while working for the government to best defend her clients facing serious state and federal charges of business and corporate fraud, mail and wire fraud, money laundering, financial and securities fraud, and tax fraud.
Lefeber has represented high-profile clients, published numerous articles, lectured on federal criminal law issues, taught Continuing Legal Education classes to other Philadelphia criminal defense attorneys and has been quoted by various media outlets, from TV news to print publications. She uses her extensive experience to vigorously protect the rights of the accused.
Learn more at http://www.hopelefeber.com/
Sarah Larson, Furia Rubel Communications, Inc., http://www.furiarubel.com/, 215-340-0480, [email protected]