STAMFORD, CT, March 10, 2011: Seven attorneys from Silver Golub & Teitell LLP have been selected for inclusion in 2011 Connecticut Super Lawyers®. Five of the attorneys are included in the Super Lawyers list, and two attorneys are included in the Super Lawyers-Rising Stars edition.
Only five percent of lawyers in the state are named by Super Lawyers.The Super Lawyers list was published in the February issue of Connecticut Magazine.
The five Silver Golub & Teitell attorneys named on the 2011Connecticut Super Lawyers list include partners Richard A. Silver, David S. Golub, Ernest F. Teitell, Paul A. Slager and Angelo A. Ziotas. All three name partners – attorneys Silver, Golub and Teitell–are named to the list of Top 50 Connecticut Super Lawyers for 2011. Richard Silver is further listed among the Top 10 Connecticut Super Lawyers for 2011.
Partners Peter M. Dreyer and Craig N. Yankwitt are included in Connecticut Super Lawyers-Rising Stars Edition2011. Rising Star honors were added in 1998 to recognize up-and-coming attorneys who are 40 years old or younger, or in practice for 10 years or less.
Super Lawyers is a listing by state of respected lawyers from over 50 practice areas.The selections for this highly-regarded list are made each year by the research team at Super Lawyers, which is a service of the Thomson Reuters, Legal division based in Minnesota. The rigorous multi-phase selection process includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by the attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check.
Super Lawyers was first published in 1991 by Law & Politics and was acquired by Thomson Reuters, Legal in 2010. Super Lawyers can be found online at www.superlawyers.com.