Twelve WMD Attorneys Selected as New York Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

The Firm is pleased to announce that twelve of its lawyers have been named 2018 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. No more than 5% of attorneys receive selection to Super Lawyers, and only 2.5% of attorneys receive selection to Rising Stars. The WMD lawyers are:

  • 2018 Super Lawyers
  • Vincent T. Chang
  • Gerald Coviello
  • Paul R. DeFilippo
  • Steven S. Fitzgerald
  • Jay S. Handlin
  • Ryan A. Kane
  • James N. Lawlor
  • David H. Wollmuth
  • 2018 Rising Stars
  • Melissa A. Finkelstein
  • John R. Hein
  • Niraj J. Parekh
  • Fletcher W. Strong

The selections for this list are made by the research team at Super Lawyers, which is a service of Thomson Reuters Legal division. The Super Lawyers research team undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent research evaluation of candidates by the attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check.