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Date: July 11, 2016
GSB Press Release

Seattle, WA, July 11, 2016 – Garvey Schubert Barer (GSB) is proud to announce that 31 of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers, including 20 attorneys on its Super Lawyers list and 11 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.   The following GSB attorneys, organized by their respective jurisdictions, were named to the 2016 lists:   Alaska

  • Julia Holden-Davis, Super Lawyers | Construction Litigation

New York Metro

  • Hillary Hughes, Super Lawyers | Entertainment & Sports
  • Benjamin Liebowitz, Rising Stars | Intellectual Property Litigation 


  • Jennifer Bragar, Rising Stars | Land Use & Zoning
  • Larry Brant, Super Lawyers | Tax
  • Christine Brown, Super Lawyers | Estate Planning & Probate
  • Cynthia Fraser, Super Lawyers | Eminent Domain
  • Gary Grenley, Super Lawyers | Securities Litigation
  • Eric Lindenauer, Super Lawyers | Health Care
  • Steven Nofziger, Rising Stars | Tax
  • Paul Trinchero, Super Lawyers | Business Litigation
  • Robert Weaver, Jr., Super Lawyers | Business Litigation
  • Joseph West, Super Lawyers | Real Estate 


  • Andy Aley, Rising Stars | Mergers & Acquisition
  • 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
  • Judith Endejan, Super Lawyers | Communications
  • Laurence Finegold, Super Lawyers | Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • Emily Gant, Rising Stars | Business & Corporate
  • Ronald Knox, Super Lawyers | Employment & Labor
  • Anne Preston, Super Lawyers | Employment & Labor
  • Bruce Robertson, Super Lawyers | Securities & Corporate Finance
  • Donald Scaramastra, Super Lawyers | Business Litigation 
  • Victoria Slade*, Rising Stars | Employment Litigation
  • Akane Suzuki, Super Lawyers | Estate Planning & Probate
  • Jared Van Kirk, Rising Stars | Labor & Employment
  • Scott Warner, Super Lawyers | Intellectual Property 

Washington, D.C.

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

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

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, 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. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.  The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazine and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. For more information about Super Lawyers, visit

About GSB

Since its founding in 1966, GSB has counseled clients across virtually all industry sectors, including accounting, international trade and transportation, maritime, healthcare, technology, manufacturing, financial services, real estate, communications and media, hospitality, and arts & entertainment.  The firm represents Fortune 500 companies, middle-market companies, and a broad range of privately-held businesses, investment firms, financial institutions, nonprofit organizations, government entities, and individuals. With six strategic locations — Anchorage, Beijing, New York, Portland, Seattle, and Washington, D.C. — GSB provides practical, client-centered solutions to established market leaders, newly launched enterprises, and governmental bodies. More information is available on the web at

Media Contact: Linda Fleming, Garvey Schubert Barer; 206.464.3939

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