Four attorneys from RSRM have been selected for inclusion in the Maryland "Super Lawyers" 2014 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 third consecutive year. Partner, Paul Donoghue, was selected as a Super Lawyer in the area of workers' compensation defense for the second consecutive year. Partner, Andrew Nichols, was selected as a Rising Star in the area of general litigation for the third consecutive year. Additionally, Associate Derrick Dye was selected as a Rising Star in the area of personal injury defense for the second consecutive year.
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."