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Date: November 17, 2009
GSB Press Release

PORTLAND, ORE., November 17, 2009 – Garvey Schubert Barer is proud to announce that 11 attorneys in its Portland office have been recognized as 2009 "Super Lawyers." Of those 11, Edward J. Sullivan and Robert C. Weaver, Jr. were named among the Top 50 Oregon "Super Lawyers." Additionally, three attorneys in the firm's Portland office were named 2009 "Rising Stars."

“It is an honor for these outstanding individuals to be selected by their peers as being among the best attorneys in Oregon,” said Stephen J. Connolly, Managing Director of the firm's Portland office. “Over half of our attorneys from the Portland office were named in the 2009 listings of 'Super Lawyers' and 'Rising Stars,' which demonstrates Garvey Schubert Barer’s commitment to serving its clients with some of the most talented legal professionals in the Northwest.”

Congratulations to the Garvey Schubert Barer attorneys named as Oregon "Super Lawyers":

  • Larry J. Brant, Tax
  • Christine P. Brown, Estate Planning and Probate
  • Vincent P. Cacciottoli, Employee Benefits / ERISA
  • Stephen J. Connolly, Business / Corporate
  • Joy Ellis, Employment and Labor
  • Mark E. Friedman, Business Litigation
  • John M. Junkin, Real Estate
  • Eric A. Lindenauer, Health Care
  • Edward J. Sullivan, Land Use / Zoning
  • Robert C. Weaver, Jr., Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Joseph W. West, Real Estate

Congratulations to the Garvey Schubert Barer attorneys named as Oregon "Rising Stars":

  • Steven D. Nofziger, Tax
  • Michael R. O’Connor, Business Litigation
  • Carrie A. Richter, Land Use / Zoning

Oregon Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars® are annual listings of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only five percent of Oregon lawyers receive the "Super Lawyer" honor while less than three percent receive the "Rising Stars" honor. The lists are compiled by Law & Politics magazine and serve as a well-respected referral lists of attorneys nationwide.

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