IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fewer than five percent of attorneys receive the Super Lawyers recognition, and this year, all six Berger Kahn principals plus three partners have been selected to the Southern California Super Lawyers list, a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
"We have a phenomenal group of attorneys at Berger Kahn and I am very proud to see all six shareholders - who have all practiced together at Berger Kahn for over 20 years - named to the Southern California Super Lawyers list," says Craig Simon, Managing Partner of Berger Kahn. "To have three of us selected to the 'Southern California Top 100' list, and four of us in the 'Orange County Top 50' for 2015 is special indeed," Simon added.
Highlights of the 2015 recognition include:
- While named to the list of Super Lawyers for many years, Managing Partner Craig Simon and Principal David Ezra were selected to Super Lawyers "Top 100" list for the third consecutive year and Principal Sherman Spitz is newly added to the "Top 100" list this year.
- Enjoying a sixth consecutive year on the Super Lawyers "Top 50 Orange County" list are Managing Principal Craig Simon and Principal David Ezra. Principals Sherman Spitz and Lance LaBelle are selected to the "Top 50 Orange County" Super Lawyers list for their third consecutive year.
- Principal Teresa Ponder is named to the Super Lawyers list for her fourth consecutive year, while principal Stephan Cohn is named to the Super Lawyers list for his third consecutive year.
- Partners Dale Amato and Steven Gentry are recognized to the list of Super Lawyers for the second year, and Partner Richard Collins is newly added to the list for 2015.
ABOUT BERGER KAHN: Berger Kahn, A Law Corporation, is a California-based law firm celebrating its 45th anniversary in 2015, with practice areas including insurance coverage and litigation, business litigation, labor and employment, serious personal injury and wrongful death, and subrogation. The firm has offices in Orange County, Los Angeles, San Diego, and the San Francisco Bay Area.
ABOUT SUPER LAWYERS: A publication of Thomson Reuters, 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. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. http://www.superlawyers.com
CONTACT: Media Contact: Jess Block Nerren Jblock@bergerkahn.com 909-706-8525
Source: Berger Kahn