Super Lawyers 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 multi-phase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice areas. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. No more than 2.5% of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

The National Advocates is a professional organization of America’s top attorneys who represent individuals and families in the America legal system. Membership into the organization is by invitation only and is extended to those individuals who exemplify superior qualifications and leadership in their respective state and area of specialty.

The American Institute for Family Law is an impartial third-party rating service that recognizes attorneys who have excelled in the field of family law.

Attorneys are eligible to be Lead Counsel Rated only after a demonstrating significant experience, a solid reputation through peer endorsements and a clean disciplinary history.

The American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA) identifies and recognizes lawyers demonstrating leadership and talent early on in their careers, not only in their practice, but in exemplifying the characteristics that will demonstrate what the legal professional has to offer. Membership is limited to less than 1.5 % of all licensed lawyers nationwide.