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Eighteen Manning & Kass Attorneys Named 2017 Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers Rising Stars

Eighteen Manning & Kass attorneys in five offices have been selected to the 2017 Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers Rising Stars Lists. Those named include founding partners Dennis B. Kass, Anthony J. Ellrod, and Eugene P. Ramirez as well as named partner Fredric W. Trester. The Manning & Kass list includes seven of the firm's practice area leaders, eight partners, and three associates. Thirteen of the partners have been named Super Lawyers, while five partners and associates have been named Rising Stars.

Of special distinction is partner Debora L. Verdier, who was also named, for the second consecutive year, to the Top 50: Arizona Super Lawyers and Top 25: Women Arizona Super Lawyer lists.

Super Lawyers 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 patented selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. No  more than 5% of the attorneys in a state or region make Super Lawyers, and an additional 2.5% who are 40 years of age or younger or have been practicing law ten years or less.

Reverse Alphabetical List

Robert B. Zelms: Professional Liability, Personal Injury - General
Selected to Super Lawyers 2017

Darin L. Wessel: Appellate, Civil Litigation
Selected to Super Lawyers 2004 - 2006, 2009 - 2010, 2012 - 2017

Debora L. Verdier: Employment Litigation, Professional Liability, Insurance Coverage
Selected to Super Lawyers 2013 - 2017

    Top 50: 2017 Arizona Super Lawyers

    Top 25: 2017 Women Arizona Super Lawyer

Fredric W. Trester: Real Estate, Professional Liability, Construction Litigation
Selected to Super Lawyers 2006, 2008 - 2017

Jennifer Lindsay Supman: Professional Liability, Real Estate
Rising Stars 2009, 2013 - 2017

Tony M. Sain: Civil Rights, Employment & Labor, General Litigation
Rising Stars 2013 - 2017

David V. Roth: Personal Injury - General
Selected to Super Lawyers 2015 - 2017

Steven J. Renick: Appellate
Selected to Super Lawyers 2009 - 2017

Eugene P. Ramirez: State, Local & Municipal, Employment & Labor
Selected to Super Lawyers 2005 - 2011, 2014 - 2017

Judson H. Price: Civil Litigation
Rising Stars 2016–2017

Richard V. Mack: Professional Liability, Real Estate, Construction Litigation
Selected to Super Lawyers 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2017

Kenneth S. Kawabata: Employment & Labor, General Litigation
Selected to Super Lawyers 2014 - 2017

Dennis B. Kass: Class Action/Mass Torts, Personal Injury - General, Civil Litigation
Selected to Super Lawyers 2004 - 2009, 2013 - 2017

Anthony J. Ellrod: Business/Corporate, General Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation
Selected to Super Lawyers 2005 - 2010, 2016 - 2017

Jason J. Doshi: Workers' Compensation
Rising Stars 2015 - 2017

Al De La Cruz: Employment Litigation, Professional Liability
Selected to Super Lawyers 2013 - 2017

Scott Wm. Davenport: Appellate
Selected to Super Lawyers 2004 - 2006, 2009 - 2017

Geoffrey A. Cruz: Workers' Compensation
Rising Stars 2017