National law firm Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) is pleased to announce that 18 firm attorneys have been named to the 2022 New York Super Lawyers® list. According to the publication, the list is exclusive, recognizing no more than five percent of attorneys in each jurisdiction as Super Lawyers. With 18 named attorneys, P&A has the largest number of construction lawyers recognized.
The following P&A attorneys were named to the New York Super Lawyers list for 2022:
“We are honored to have an extensive amount of our New York attorneys recognized by Super Lawyers,” said P&A Chair Steven M. Charney. He continued, “Within their respective legal practices, they have continued to distinguish themselves as thought leaders and prominent contributors to the construction industry and P&A.”
Paul Monte, co-managing partner of P&A’s New York office, was also named to the Super Lawyers list of Top 100 New York attorneys for the fourth consecutive year, an honor given to lawyers who, according to Super Lawyers, ranked top of the list in nominations, research, and peer evaluations. He is only one of five construction attorneys on the prestigious list.
Steven Charney commented, “Having worked with Paul for decades, I know firsthand how deserving he is of this recognition. He is an exceptional attorney and leader within the firm and the construction industry, and his dedication to serving our clients’ needs is unsurmountable.”
P&A previously announced that 37 attorneys had been named to the 2022 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists in the firm’s other locations – Florida, Illinois, New Jersey, Texas, and Washington, DC.
About Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers states that its process involves the selection of attorneys using a “patented multiphase selection process combining peer nominations and evaluations with independent research,” and that “each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement.” They state that selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. According to Super Lawyers, their objective is to create a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel. Regarding its Rising Stars category, Super Lawyers states that eligibility for inclusion requires that a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less.
About Peckar & Abramson, P.C.
Peckar & Abramson, P.C. is a national law firm with offices in New York City, New Jersey, Washington D.C., Boston, Miami, Chicago, Oakland, Los Angeles, Austin, Houston and Dallas, and has affiliations with global firms in Latin America (through its founding membership in CONSTRULEGAL) and across Europe (through its founding membership in Leading Construction Lawyers International Alliance). In addition to its core construction practice, the firm has affiliated practice groups who counsel contractors on labor and employment matters, corporate and regulatory compliance issues including D/M/WBE compliance and general corporate and real estate matters.