We are honored to announce the Super Lawyers Board of Advisors, composed of attorneys who embody excellence in practice. The board will provide advice, feedback and editorial guidance and includes lawyers from across the country, of varied firm sizes, who have consistently appeared at the top of the Super Lawyers lists.
The advisors include, among others: Gary Naftalis, who defended Disney CEO Michael Eisner; Carter Phillips, who has appeared 66 times before the U.S. Supreme Court; Joe Friedberg, who has represented police officers and professional athletes; Roy Black, whose clients include Kelsey Grammar and race driver Helio Castroneves; and Mark Lanier, who won a $253.5 million award in the nation's first Vioxx trial.
"Super Lawyers does a great service for both the legal community and the pulblic," said Lanier. "It is an honor to help further this important work."
The following are the Super Lawyers Advisory Board Members:
John Keker, Keker & Van Nest LLP, San Francisco
Shilepsky said, "I've had the chance to learn first-hand about the Super Lawyers selection process and I'm impressed with the rigor of the multiphased approach to the list selction."
We look forward to working with this outstanding group of attorneys and will welcome their insights and good counsel.