Five attorneys from RSRM have been selected for inclusion in the Maryland "Super Lawyers" 2013 issue, which is available now.
James O'Meara, the Firm's Managing Partner, was selected as a Super Lawyer in the area of civil litigation defense for the second consecutive year. Partner, Paul Donoghue, was selected as a Super Lawyer in the area of workers' compensation defense. Partner, Andrew Nichols, was selected as a Rising Star in the area of general litigation. Additionally, Associates James Buck and Derrick Dye were selected as Rising Stars in the area of personal injury defense. This is also the second consecutive year for Andy and James.
Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multi-phase process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. Approximately five percent (5%) of nominees are selected as "Super Lawyers" and approximately two-and-a-half percent (2.5%) of nominees are selected as "Rising Stars."