More Than a Quarter of Fenwick’s Seattle Attorneys Honored as 2012 Washington Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Seattle, WA (June 20, 2012) – Fenwick & West congratulates the attorneys from the firm’s Seattle office who have been named 2012 Washington Super Lawyers, as publicized in Washington Super Lawyers Magazine. In addition, two attorneys were selected as a “Rising Star” in their respected areas of practice.

Annually, the Super Lawyers list recognizes outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only five percent of lawyers in the state of Washington received this honor. The Rising Stars list names the state's top up-and-coming attorneys and represents no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state.

Four out of the seven Fenwick Seattle partners appear on the publication’s 2012 lists.

The 2012 Fenwick & West Super Lawyers include:

The 2012 Fenwick & West Rising Stars include:
  • James Evans – Securities & Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance & Compliance
  • Bradley Meissner – Business Litigation, Securities Litigation

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