Four lawyers from Eckert Seamans Cherin and Mellott, LLC, a national law firm, have been recognized as Virginia Super Lawyers and Rising Stars, respectively, for 2012 by Thomson Reuters Legal, the publishers of Virginia Super Lawyers magazine.
Lawyers from Eckert Seamans’ Richmond office join the top five percent of lawyers in Virginia in receiving this honor from their peers and others in the legal industry. The basis for selection includes noteworthy verdicts or settlements; creativity or innovation within the legal process; the number of cases tried or transactions handled; years in practice; position within the firm; professional activities; writings and lectures; community involvement; professional degrees or training; and academic and employment background.
The complete list of Eckert Seamans attorneys recognized as Virginia Super Lawyers and Rising Stars and the categories for which they were honored include:
Thomas A. Lisk
David W. Clarke
Luder F. Milton (Rising Star)
Douglas M. Palais
The full results of the survey will be published in a supplement to Richmond Magazine as well as the Thomson Reuters Legal annual publication, Virginia Super Lawyers.
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