Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP is pleased to announce that Andrew J. Krause, Jeanne L. Seewald and Theodore L. Tripp Jr. have been selected to the 2020 Florida Super Lawyers® list and Joel W. Hyatt was selected for inclusion in the 2020 Florida Rising Stars list. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, 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. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The list of Super Lawyers represents no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state.
“It’s a tremendous honor to be recognized by your peers through the well-respected Super Lawyers evaluation process,” said Stanley R. Gorom, III, Hahn Loeser’s CEO and Managing Partner. “Our reputation is built by the quality and character of our attorneys and I am very proud of their accomplishments.”
Hahn Loeser’s 2020 Florida Super Lawyers: Krause, a partner in the firm’s Naples office, is earning Super Lawyers recognition for the 15th consecutive year. He has 38 years of experience as a trusts and estates lawyer and focuses his practice on family wealth transfer planning, estate and trust settlement and administration. He is certified as a Specialist in Wills, Trusts and Estates by The Florida Bar.
Seewald, also a partner in the firm’s Naples office, is earning Super Lawyers honors for the 14th consecutive year. She is a member of Hahn Loeser’s Board of Directors and focuses her practice on intellectual property, general business, and mergers and acquisitions. Of the nearly 90,000 licensed attorneys in Florida, Seewald is one of only 140 Florida attorneys who are board certified in intellectual property law.
Tripp, a partner in the firm’s Fort Myers’ office, is earning his 15th straight year of Super Lawyers honors this year. With more than four decades of experience handling a wide range of complex civil lawsuits in both state and federal courts, Tripp has served as lead trial counsel in significant business disputes, probate, trust and other litigation matters.
Florida Super Lawyers® also recognizes Rising Stars, the state’s noteworthy up-and coming attorneys who are 40 years old or younger and have been practicing for 10 years or less.
Recognized again this year is Hyatt, an associate in the Fort Myers office, has been included in Florida Super Lawyers’ Rising Stars list for the fourth consecutive year. Florida’s Rising Stars recognize the top 2.5% of up-and-coming attorneys who are 40 years old or younger and have been practicing for 10 years or less. Hyatt focuses his practice on complex commercial, construction, real estate and community association litigation. Hyatt provides clients with legal and business advice regarding business transactions, as well as commercial and real estate contracts.
The patented selection process for Super Lawyers and Rising Stars includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. For more information about Super Lawyers, visit SuperLawyers.com.