Twelve attorneys from Smith Freed Eberhard have been named 2013 Oregon Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. No more than 5 percent of the attorneys in the state are selected to be included on the Super Lawyers list, and only the top 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list.
The selection process consists of peer nominations, peer evaluations and third party research. In order to be included on the Super Lawyer list, an attorney must be over 40 years of age or they need to have been practicing law for 10 or more years. Attorneys included on the Rising Stars list must be under the age of 40 and have practiced law no more than 10 years.
The Smith Freed & Eberhard attorneys included on the 2013 Oregon Super Lawyers list:
- Managing Partner, Jeff Eberhard – Top 50
- Partner, Dennis Freed – Top 50
- Partner, Bob Smith
- Partner, Bruce Gilbert
- Partner, John Kreutzer
- Partner, Katie Buxman
Included on the 2013 Rising Stars list, which honors attorneys 40 years old or younger or who have been practicing for 10 years or less, are:
- Partner, Josh Hayward
- Partner, Ryan McLellan
- Partner, Cliff Wilson
- Partner, Anne Cohen
- Associate, Joe Rohner
To learn more about the Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists, please visit www.superlawyers.com.