CWK Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

We are pleased to announce that Jim Waldhauser and Tom Kieselbach have once again been selected as Super Lawyers (2017).  Whitney Teel has been selected as a Rising Star (2017).


The selection process for Super Lawyers has been patented (U.S. Pat. No. 8,412,564).  The selection process involves three steps:  creation of the candidate pool, evaluation of candidates by the research department and peer evaluation by practice area.  Each candidate is evaluated on twelve indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement.  Candidates cannot nominate themselves nor can they pay to be on a Super Lawyers’ list.  For more information on Super Lawyers visit