Atlanta, Ga. — Two Smith Moore Leatherwood attorneys have been named top attorneys in 2012 by Georgia Super Lawyers magazine. One other attorney has been selected as a Georgia Rising Star of 2012. Less than five percent of attorneys in the state are selected to this exclusive list.
J. Robert (Bob) Persons was recognized as a Super Lawyer in the area of Insurance Coverage, while Robert B. (Bob) Wedge was recognized in the Construction Litigation area. Steven Henry was recognized as a Rising Star in the area of Business Litigation.
"We are proud to have so many attorneys in our firm honored for their continued successes," said Rob Marcus, chairman of the firm's management committee. "It is great to see everyone's hard work being recognized by our peers year after year."
Super Lawyers is an independent lawyer rating service that selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating process. Through peer nominations, evaluations and third party research, outstanding attorneys are selected within each state. Rising Stars are selected by peer nominations of attorneys age 40 and younger with 10 years or less of legal experience.
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