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Super Lawyers Names 27 Offit Kurman Maryland Attorneys to 2017 Lists
For Immediate Release
Baltimore, MD | Jan 12, 2017 Offit Kurman is pleased to announce that 27 of the firm’s Maryland attorneys have been named to Super Lawyers lists in 2017. As Offit Kurman continues to expand at an increasing pace across the Mid-Atlantic region, these attorneys demonstrate the excellence, diversity, and innovation driving growth among the firm’s various practice groups. In 2017, two Offit Kurman attorneys in Bethesda (Sara M. Donohue and Cheryl L. Hepfer) made the Super Lawyers, Top 100 Lawyers and Top 50 Women lists, one Offit Kurman attorney (Linda Ostovitz) have appeared on the lists for the first time, one (Ronald L. Ogens) made the Super Lawyers and Top 100 Lawyers lists, while three (Cheryl L. Hepfer, Keith N. Schiszik and Fred Howard Silverstein) are commemorating 10 years running on the Super Lawyers lists.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, 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 annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.
A complete list of Offit Kurman attorneys from the four Maryland regional offices named to the 2017 Super Lawyers lists can be found below (*Pennsylvania and Virginia Super Lawyers to be released at a later date):
- Alex M. Allman
- Ian P. Bartman
- David S. Coaxum
- Sara M. Donohue
- Cheryl L. Hepfer
- James M. Hoffman
- Joyce A. Kuhns
- Howard K. Kurman
- Timothy C. Lynch
- Catherine H. McQueen
- Ronald L. Ogens
- Linda S. Ostovitz
- Eric J. Pelletier
- Keith Schiszik
- Fred Howard Silverstein
Top 50 Women:
- Russell B. Berger – Rising Star
- William P. Cannon, III– Rising Star
- Joseph Mathis – Rising Star
- Frances C. Wilburn– Rising Star
ABOUT OFFIT KURMAN
Offit Kurman is one of the fastest-growing, full-service law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region. With over 135 attorneys offering a comprehensive range of services in virtually every legal category, the firm is well positioned to meet the needs of dynamic businesses and the people who own and operate them. Our eleven offices serve individual and corporate clients in the Virginia, Washington, DC, Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York City. At Offit Kurman, we are our clients’ most trusted legal advisors, professionals who help maximize and protect business value and personal wealth. In every interaction, we consistently maintain our clients’ confidence by remaining focused on furthering their objectives and achieving their goals in an efficient manner. Trust, knowledge, confidence—in a partner, that’s perfect.
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