Two of our lead attorneys here at Koffel Brininger Nesbitt in Columbus, Ohio have been recently recognized by 2020 Super Lawyers®. Attorney Brad Koffel was named to the 2020 listing of Super Lawyers® for his work as criminal defense, white collar defense, and DUI defense lawyer. Attorney Will Nesbitt was named to the 2020 listing of Rising Stars℠ members by Super Lawyers® for his work as a criminal defense and DUI defense lawyer.
The selections are not the first time each attorney has been recognized by Super Lawyers® in this capacity. Attorney Koffel was named to Rising Stars℠ in 2005, 2006, and 2007. He has also been named to Super Lawyers® each year from 2009 to the present day. Attorney Nesbitt has earned a Rising Stars℠ membership selection each year from 2015 to now.
Other professional recognitions earned by these two attorneys include:
- Best Lawyers in America, Attorney Koffel (2005 – current)
- “Lawyer of the Year”, Best Lawyers in America, Attorney Koffel
- AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, Attorney Koffel
- Top 100 Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers, Attorney Nesbitt
- Top Lawyer, Columbus CEO Magazine, Attorney Nesbitt
How Attorneys Become Super Lawyers®
In order to become a Super Lawyers® member, an attorney must be evaluated by the organization through a rigorous, multipoint process. Peer reviews, client testimonials, case results, pro bono work, and more are all used to weigh the success of each nominee. An outstanding few are reviewed further by a Blue Ribbon Panel before final selections are made. Only a 5% maximum of all practicing attorneys can be selected to Super Lawyers® each year.
The same procedure is used to determine yearly Rising Stars℠ member, only there is an additional caveat: Each nominee cannot be over the age of 40, or they must not have more than 10 years of practice experience. Due to the additional restriction, a slim 2.5% maximum of practicing lawyers can become a Rising Stars℠ member in any given year.
For more information about our law firm and the criminal defense representation we provide in Columbus, Ohio, please do not hesitate to call us at (614) 675-4845.