14 Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers®

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Nine Larson partners are recognized as The Best Lawyers in America® and five additional attorneys are recognized as Best Lawyers: Ones To Watch® in America for a total of fourteen Larson attorneys named in the 30th edition of Best Lawyers. Each is recognized for their work in the fields of Appellate Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Patent, and Criminal Defense: White-Collar.

Jerry A. Behnke is selected for the first time for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2024 for Criminal Defense: White-Collar. Steven E. Bledsoe, Stephen G. Larson, Alexander Lowder, Jonathan E. Phillips, Hilary Potashner, Rick Richmond, Paul A. Rigali, and Robert F. Ruyak are recognized again this year as a result of positive feedback provided by their peers in the legal community.

In addition, partner John Lee and counsel Andrew J. Bedigian are included for the first time in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America for their work in Commercial Litigation and Criminal Defense: White-Collar. Counsel Daniel R. Lahana and Catherine S. Owens are included once again for their work in Commercial Litigation and Litigation – Intellectual Property, and for the first time Catherine is also being recognized for her work in Criminal Defense: White-Collar. Associate Andrew E. Calderón who joined the firm earlier this year is also recognized for a second consecutive year for his work in Commercial Litigation and Litigation – Labor and Employment. Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America highlights the most promising lawyers in the U.S. who have been in private practice for between five and 10 years, based on positive recommendations by their peers.

See our attorneys’ listings in The Best Lawyers in America® and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America here.

About Best Lawyers® 

Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. Their lists of outstanding lawyers are compiled by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which tens of thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. If the votes for a lawyer are positive enough for recognition in Best Lawyers®, that lawyer must maintain those votes in subsequent polls to remain in each edition. Lawyers are not permitted to pay any fee to participate in or be recognized by Best Lawyers®. Learn more on the Best Lawyers® website here.


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