Fourteen Stichter Riedel lawyers were recognized by the 2019 edition of Super Lawyers Magazine as among Florida’s “Super Lawyers” or “Rising Stars” in the area of business bankruptcy. Stichter Riedel is the only firm in the State of Florida with as many as 14 lawyers so recognized. Thirteen of the firm’s lawyers – Harley E. Riedel, Russell M. Blain, Charles A. Postler, Scott A. Stichter, Stephen R. Leslie, Edward J. Peterson, Elena Paras Ketchum, Amy Denton Harris, Susan H. Sharp, Barbara A. Hart, B. Michael Bachman, and Jodi D. Dubose – were named among Florida’s Super Lawyers. Two other lawyers – Matthew B. Hale and Mark F. Robens – were recognized as “Rising Stars.”
Lawyers are chosen to be Super Lawyers or Rising Stars following an extensive process of nominations, balloting, blue ribbon panel review, and independent research compiled by Law & Politics magazine. Only 5% of the lawyers in Florida were selected as Super Lawyers. Only 2.5% of the lawyers in Florida were selected as Rising Stars. Law & Politics performs the polling, research, and selection of Super Lawyers in a process designed to identify lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers attempts to provide a comprehensive and diverse guide to outstanding attorneys, representing a wide range of practice areas, firm sizes and geographic locations. See link.