Monday, April 11, 2016
Modrall Sperling is pleased to announce 40 of the firm's attorneys were recognized as 2016 Southwest Super Lawyers or Southwest Rising Stars. Seven were named among those in the Top 25 New Mexico Super Lawyers in 2016: Samantha M. Adams, John R. Cooney, Timothy L. Fields, Margaret L. Meister, Jennifer A. Noya, Lynn Slade, and R. E. Thompson.
Super Lawyers selects outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. Only the top five percent of attorneys in each state are honored as Super Lawyers in this annual list, and the Rising Star selection is limited to only 2.5 percent of eligible attorneys, according to Super Lawyers' website.
2016 Southwest Super Lawyers are listed below; those who have received this recognition for the past ten years have an asterisk following their name:
2016 Southwest Rising Stars are: