Jenner & Block

Washington, DC Super Lawyers Recognizes Nine Jenner & Block Attorneys

Nine Jenner & Block Partners in the Washington, DC office were recently named Washington, DC Super Lawyers in its annual guide to lawyers who “have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.”

The 2010 honorees are:

  • David A. Churchill -- Government Contracts
  • David W. DeBruin -- Business Litigation
  • Larry P. Ellsworth -- Securities Litigation
  • Steven B. Fabrizio -- Entertainment & Sports
  • David A. Handzo -- Business Litigation
  • Matthew L. Jacobs -- Insurance Coverage
  • Lorelie S. Masters -- Insurance Coverage
  • Thomas C. Newkirk -- Securities Litigation
  • Paul M. Smith -- Appellate

Mr. Smith was also listed in the "Top 100," composed of the lawyers in the Washington, DC area who received the 100 highest point totals in the Super Lawyers review and research process.

Published in the March 2010 issue of Washington, DC Super Lawyers magazine, the list recognizes attorneys through a comprehensive, peer-reviewed based evaluation process, which includes surveying thousands of attorneys and asking them to nominate the best attorneys they had personally observed in action.  Nominees were scored based on the number of votes they received, with more weight given to votes from outside their own firm.