uper Lawyers® is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This recognition is earned only by the top 5% of attorneys in the state. The selection process for Super Lawyers has many steps and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The Super Lawyer’s Rising Stars™ list recognizes top, up-and-coming attorneys in New Jersey who are 40 years old or younger, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less. Both lists are issued by Thomson Reuters. Please visit their website for for a full description of their selection process.
Many of our attorneys have been selected by their legal community peers for inclusion in the list of New Jersey Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars™. Four (4) Szaferman Lakind attorneys* have been included in the New Jersey Super Lawyer list every year since 2005. Additionally, Brian Paul has been included in the list of Top 100 Super Lawyers in New Jersey in 2009, 2019 and 2021.**