Lazear named “Super Lawyer”Minnesota Law & Politics
Minneapolis (August 31,2002) Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine has released their annual list of Super Lawyers. Congratulations to Robert L. Lazear, of the law firm of Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben, P.A. for being recognized as one of Minnesota’s top attorneys.
The 2002™ Super Lawyers survey was published in the August-September edition of Minnesota Law & Politics Magazine, produced in cooperation with Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine and Twin Cities Business Monthly. Over 18,000 ballots were sent to randomly selected attorneys across Minnesota. Ballot recipients were asked to vote for the best lawyers they have personally observed in action. Those receiving the distinction of Super Lawyers were determined based on the 12,000 responses.
Robert Lazear graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1979 with a degree in Economics. He then worked as a legislative assistant in the Wisconsin Legislature before attending law school at the University of Minnesota. During law school, Robert served as an editor of the law journal and graduated cum laude in 1985. He clerked for the Minnesota Court of Appeals and practiced commercial litigation with another law firm before joining Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben in 1987. Robert specializes in representing accident victims and their families in personal injury, wrongful death, product liability and complex insurance cases. Robert practices in both state and federal courts. He has served as a lecturer at legal education seminars and as an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association.
Schwebel, Goetz & Sieben, P.A. is the largest law firm in Minnesota specializing exclusively in personal injury litigation. With 18 lawyers and more than 80 support staff, it provides personal, specialized service from initial investigation through settlement, trial or appeal. The firm is known for its prompt, courteous service and recognized as a leader in legal development regarding injury and death claims.