As of October 6, 2011, Thomson Reuters has named Connecticut, Florida, New Jersey and New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2011. Those who have been recognized are as follows:
In Connecticut: Donald Frechette and James Lotstein.
In New Jersey: Barry Bendes and Paulette Brown (also named one of the Top 50 Women of New Jersey Super Lawyers).
In New York: Ira Greenberg, David Marshall and David Weild
Super Lawyers is a comprehensive and diverse guide to outstanding attorneys, representing a wide range of practice areas, firm sizes and geographic locations. Each year, the Thomson Reuters performs polling and research in each state to determine the year’s Super Lawyers, who are nominated by their peers. The resulting selection consists of the top 5 percent of lawyers in each state who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.