April 27, 2021
National construction law firm Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) is pleased to announce that three attorneys have been named to the 2021 Washington, DC 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.
The following P&A attorneys were named to the Washington, DC Super Lawyers list for 2021:
Michael A. Branca, Managing Partner of the firm’s Washington, DC location, was also named to the Super Lawyers list of Top 100 Washington, DC attorneys, an honor given to lawyers who, according to Super Lawyers, ranked top of the list in nominations, research, and peer evaluations.
“These outstanding attorneys continue to help shape construction law in our nation’s capital. This honor is a reflection of their steadfast dedication to our clients, the construction industry and our firm”, said Firm Chairman, Steven M. Charney. He continued, “Our talented DC-based lawyers lead the way in federal government contracting, both in construction and beyond, through their remarkable acumen and contributions.”
Last month, P&A announced 19 attorneys had been named to the 2021 Illinois, New Jersey, and Southern California Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists, and the 2021 Texas Rising Stars list. Upcoming lists reflecting the firm’s remaining locations – Florida, New York, and Texas (Super Lawyers only) – have yet to be released.
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.
Peckar & Abramson, P.C. maintains offices in New York City, New Jersey, Washington D.C., 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.Back to P&A News