McGuireWoods’ Los Angeles Partners Named Super Lawyers

January 22, 2013

McGuireWoods LLP announced that eight partners in the firm’s Los Angeles office have been named Southern California “Super Lawyers” for 2013. Attorney rating service Super Lawyers will publish this year’s survey findings in their Southern California Super Lawyers magazine, as well as in a supplement in The New York Times on Feb. 10, 2013, and the February 2013 issue of Los Angeles magazine.

McGuireWoods’ 2013 Southern California “Super Lawyers”:

  • Thomas L. Becket, Real Estate
  • Susan L. Germaise, Business Litigation
  • Richard S. Grant, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Sidney K. Kanazawa, Class Action/Mass Torts
  • Michael Mandel, Employment & Labor
  • Peter W. Martinez, Real Estate
  • Gary Samson, Banking
  • Leslie M. Werlin, Business Litigation

As part of the selection process, Super Lawyers identifies candidates through independent research and by inviting lawyers in each state to nominate the best attorneys they’ve observed in action. Super Lawyers attorney-led research staff evaluates candidates on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Candidates also undergo a peer review by practice area.