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Date: July 11, 2017
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Super Lawyers logoSeattle, WA, July 11, 2017 – Garvey Schubert Barer (GSB) is pleased to announce that 31 of its attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers, including 18 attorneys on its Super Lawyers list and 13 attorneys on its Rising Stars list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in each state are selected for inclusion on the Super Lawyers list, while no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in each state are selected for the Rising Stars list. This year’s recognized attorneys, organized by their respective jurisdictions, are listed below:  

New York Metro

  • Hillary Hughes, Super Lawyers | Entertainment & Sports, Food and Drugs, Intellectual Property, Business/Corporate, Technology Transactions
  • Benjamin Liebowitz, Rising Stars | Intellectual Property Litigation 


  • Joseph Arellano, Super Lawyers | Professional Liability, Securities Litigation, Business Litigation
  • Larry Brant, Super Lawyers | Tax, Business/Corporate
  • Christine Brown, Super Lawyers | Estate Planning & Probate
  • Pat Conti*, Rising Stars | Business Litigation
  • Cynthia Fraser, Super Lawyers | Eminent Domain, Tax, Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Eric Lindenauer, Super Lawyers | Health Care, Employment & Labor, Business Litigation
  • Paul Trinchero, Super Lawyers | Real Estate, Business Litigation, Securities Litigation
  • Robert Weaver, Jr., Super Lawyers | Business Litigation, Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Joseph West, Super Lawyers | Real Estate, Business/Corporate, Banking 


  • Andy Aley, Rising Stars | Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Tyler Arnold, Rising Stars | Transportation & Maritime 
  • Michael Brunet, Rising Stars | Employment & Labor
  • Teresa Byers, Rising Stars | Estate Planning & Probate
  • Peter Cancelmo, Rising Stars | Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Margaret Duncan*, Rising Stars | Business Litigation, Bankruptcy
  • Judith Endejan, Super Lawyers | Communications, Media and Advertising
  • Laurence Finegold, Super Lawyers | Criminal Defense: White Collar, Civil Litigation
  • Emily Harris Gant, Rising Stars | Business & Corporate, Business Litigation
  • Julianne Henley, Rising Stars | Intellectual Property
  • Ronald Knox, Super Lawyers | Employment & Labor, Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Stacy Marchesano*, Rising Stars | Real Estate, General Litigation
  • Bruce Robertson, Super Lawyers | Securities & Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Business/Corporate
  • Donald Scaramastra, Super Lawyers | Business Litigation, Insurance Coverage, Antitrust Litigation, Appellate, Environmental Litigation
  • Victoria Slade, Rising Stars | Employment Litigation, Employment & Labor, Civil Litigation
  • Akane Suzuki, Super Lawyers | Estate Planning & Probate, Tax
  • Jared Van Kirk, Rising Stars | Labor & Employment, Employment Litigation
  • Scott Warner, Super Lawyers | Intellectual Property, Business/Corporate, Entertainment & Sports

Washington, D.C.

  • John Crigler, Super Lawyers | Communications
  • Melodie Virtue, Super Lawyers | Communications, Intellectual Property

(*) Lawyers who are listed for the first time.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. For more information about Super Lawyers, visit

About GSB

Since its founding in 1966, GSB has provided results-oriented legal counsel to help clients – from established market leaders, to newly launched enterprises and governmental bodies – solve problems, create new opportunities and mitigate risk. The firm takes a holistic approach to managing clients’ needs, with attorneys that are deep in industry experience as well as broad in current and emerging issues. GSB has offices in Seattle, Portland, Washington, D.C., New York, and Beijing. More information is available on the web at

Media Contact:
John Williams for Garvey Schubert Barer, (206) 625-0075 x1

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