MINNEAPOLIS (August 1, 2005) – Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben, P.A. announces today that 19 attorneys are named as 2005 Minnesota "Super Lawyers" published by Law & Politics magazine.
Four Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben attorneys were singled out by their peers in the Top 100 list: Jim Schwebel, Bill Sieben, Peter Riley and Sharon Van Dyck. Additionally, Bill Sieben was recognized as one of the "Top 10 Minnesota Lawyers" and Sharon Van Dyck was recognized as one of the "Top 10 Women Lawyers".
The complete list of Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben attorneys includes Jim Schwebel, John Goetz, Bill Sieben, Richard Tousignant, Peter Riley, Sharon Van Dyck, Paul Godlewski, Bill Crandall, Jim Ballentine, Candy Dale, Bill Jepsen, Bob Lazear, Bob Schmitz, Larry Stern, Mark Gruesner, Max Hacker, and Jim Weinmeyer.
“We are honored that our peers in the legal community have recognized 100% of our lawyers. This group of dedicated and talented attorneys represents our commitment to client service, diversity and legal excellence,” said Jim Schwebel, president.
"Super Lawyer" ballots are sent to more than 18,000 people and 11,000 ballots were counted. A 150-member blue ribbon panel reviews the list and then a selection committee makes the final cuts. Only five percent of Minnesota's licensed attorneys made the list of "Super Lawyers" for 2005. The list includes lawyers from all regions of the state and all types of practices from large firms to solo practices. It includes lawyers in private practice, public interest lawyers, in-house counsel, prosecutors and public defenders. The 2005 "Super Lawyers" are published in the August issues of Minnesota Law & Politics, Twin Cities Business Monthly and Mpls./St. Paul Magazine.
Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben, P.A. is the largest law firm in Minnesota specializing exclusively in personal injury litigation. With 17 lawyers and more than 80 support staff, the firm provides personal, specialized service from initial investigation through settlement, trial or appeal. The firm is known for its prompt, courteous service and is recognized as a leader in legal development regarding injury and death claims.
For more information, contact Tammy Offerman ([email protected]) at 612-344-0338 or visit schwebel.com.