Shumaker Attorneys Named to 2017 Ohio Super Lawyers® and Ohio Rising Stars

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TOLEDO, OH – Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is pleased to announce that the following attorneys have been selected for inclusion in 2017 Ohio Super Lawyers® and 2016 Ohio Rising Stars:

2017 Ohio Super Lawyers:

David F. Axelrod
John C. Barron  
Neema M. Bell
Thomas P. Dillon
Janis E. Susalla Foley
Jack G. Fynes
Stephen A. Rothschild
Peter R. Silverman
Louis E. Tosi       

2017 Ohio Rising Stars:

Cheri A. Budzynski
Nicholas D. Malone
Barbara G. Rivas
Rebecca E. Shope
Nicholas T. Stack

Super Lawyers is an annual listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

The selections for this esteemed list are made by the research team at Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business.  Each year, the research team at Super Lawyers undertakes a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.  Only 5% of Ohio attorneys have been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers.

The Rising Stars selection process is identical to the Super Lawyers process, with one exception:  to be eligible, a candidate must be either age 40 years old or younger, or in practice for 10 years or less.  Only 2.5% of Ohio attorneys are selected for the Rising Stars list.

Super Lawyers was first published in 1991 by Law & Politics and was acquired by Thomson Reuters, Legal in February 2010.  Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals.  Super Lawyers can be found online where lawyers can be searched by practice area and location.

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Founded in 1925, Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 250 lawyers and five offices in Toledo and Columbus, Ohio; Tampa and Sarasota, Florida; and Charlotte, North Carolina.  Shumaker is a premier provider of quality legal services.  Whether it's commitment to clients or work in the community, involvement lies at the core of all of Shumaker’s initiatives.

Shumaker Attorneys Named to 2017 Ohio Super Lawyers® and Ohio Rising Stars

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