Cleveland, OH – Twelve Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP attorneys here have been named to the Ohio Rising Stars 2009 list. Compiled by Law & Politics Magazine, Rising Stars are Ohio’s best attorneys who are 40 or under or who have been practicing for 10 years or less. Representing just the top 2.5% of Ohio lawyers, Rising Stars are selected through a rigorous nomination and selection process.
Taft attorneys receiving this honor, and their area of practice, are: Philip Bautista, Business Litigation; Howard J. Bobrow, Business/Corporate; Amelia Workman Farago, Business Litigation; Leigh A. Hellner, Real Estate; Mark R. Jacobs, Business Litigation; Patrick J. Krebs, Business Litigation; Edward J. Leader, Real Estate; Majeed G. Makhlouf, Business Litigation; Peter Nealis, Securities & Corporate Finance; Aileen S. Sexton, Real Estate; Matthew T. Viola, Construction/Surety; and Michael J. Zbiegien, Jr., Business Litigation.
About Ohio Rising Stars
Ohio Rising Stars are chosen by their peers from among the top up-and-coming lawyers in the state of Ohio. The selection process includes nominations by Ohio Super Lawyers and independent research on candidates. To ensure a diverse and well-balanced list, the research staff considers factors such as firm size, practice area and geographic location. For more information, visit www.superlawyers.com.