Awards & Recognition

Best Lawyers©

August 20, 2020 — Four Larson O'Brien partners were recognized in the 27th edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in the fields of Commercial Litigation and Criminal Defense: White-Collar.

Based entirely on a peer review nomination process, Kori L. Bell, Steven E. Bledsoe, and Paul A. Rigali were selected for the first time for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2021. Stephen G. Larson marks his sixth consecutive year recognized by Best Lawyers©.

In addition, associate Daniel R. Lahana was included in the inaugural edition of the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for his work in Commercial Litigation. Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch highlights the most promising lawyers in the U.S., based on positive recommendations by their peers, who have been in private practice for between five and 10 years.

See our attorneys' listing in The Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch 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