SALT LAKE CITY (June 11, 2018) – Snell & Wilmer is pleased to announce that 21 attorneys from the Utah office have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 Mountain States Super Lawyers publication. Of those 21, seven were recognized as Mountain States Rising Stars. Additionally, partners Denise Dragoo and Amy Sorenson were included in the 2018 Mountain States Top 50 Women list and partners Matthew Lalli, David Leta, Sorenson and Alan Sullivan were included in the 2018 Top 100 List. Sullivan was included in the 2018 Mountain States Top 10 List.
Super Lawyers is a listing of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Super Lawyers was first published in 1991 by Law & Politics and was acquired by Thomson Reuters, Legal in February 2010. Thomson Reuters is a leading source of information for businesses and professionals.
The following Utah Snell & Wilmer attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 Mountain States Super Lawyers rankings:
2018 Mountain States Super Lawyers – Utah
Troy J. Aramburu, Business Litigation
Wade R. Budge, Land Use/Zoning
Brian C. Cheney, Real Estate
Brian D. Cunningham, Banking
Denise A. Dragoo*, Energy & Resources
Curtis J. Drake, Business Litigation
Michael A. Gehret, Business Litigation
- Brian Hulse, Real Estate
Matthew L. Lalli**, Business Litigation
David E. Leta**, Bankruptcy: Business
Mark O. Morris, Business Litigation
Amy F. Sorenson*/**, Civil Litigation: Defense
Alan L. Sullivan**/***, Business Litigation
John G. Weston, Mergers & Acquisitions
(*Denotes attorney listed in Mountain States Top 50 Women / **Denotes attorney listed in Mountain States Top 100 / ***Denotes attorney listed in Mountain States Top 10)
In addition, the following Utah Snell & Wilmer attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2018 Mountain States Rising Stars list. The selection process for Rising Stars is the same as the Super Lawyers selection process except that to be eligible for inclusion, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less, and candidates do not go through the peer evaluation by practice area.
2018 Mountain States Rising Stars – Utah
Parker A. Allred, Business Litigation
Cortland P. Andrews, Mergers & Acquisitions
Blakely J. Denny, Bankruptcy: Business
Douglas P. Farr, Business Litigation
Paul W. Shakespear, Business Litigation
Jeremy J. Stewart, Business Litigation
Jeff Tuttle, Bankruptcy: Consumer
About Snell & Wilmer
Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing in 11 locations throughout the United States and in Mexico, including Salt Lake City, Utah; Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Los Angeles and Orange County, California; Denver, Colorado; Washington, D.C.; Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada; Albuquerque, New Mexico; and Los Cabos, Mexico. The firm represents clients ranging from large, publicly traded corporations to small businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs. For more information, visit www.swlaw.com.