January 24, 2013 / Press Release

18 Porter Wright attorneys named to 2013 Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars list

Porter Wright is proud to announce that 18 attorneys of the firm have been named to the 2013 Ohio Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list.

Rising Stars are age 40 or younger or have been practicing law for 10 years or less, and represent the top up-and-coming attorneys in the state. Less than 2.5 percent of lawyers are selected for Rising Star status.

Porter Wright attorneys included on the 2013 Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars list are:

Kendall V. Shaw, Civil Litigation Defense

Rebecca K. Fischer, Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights 
Rebecca A. Kopp, Workers' Compensation

Karim A. Ali, Business/Corporate 
John P. Carney, Health Care 
Molly S. Crabtree, Civil Litigation Defense 
Bryan R. Faller, Business Litigation 
Heather N. Forry, Business/Corporate 
Eric B. Gallon, Utilities 
Jack J. Gravelle, Securities & Corporate Finance 
Jamie A. LaPlante, Employment Litigation: Defense 
Anthony R. McClure*, Business Litigation 
Daniel B. Miller, Intellectual Property Litigation 
Robert J. Morgan, Intellectual Property 
Tracie N. Ransom, Business Litigation 
Ryan P. Sherman, Business Litigation 
Brett P. Thornton, Business/Corporate

Tami H. Kirby, Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights 

*Currently resides and practices in Naples, Fla.

The 2013 Ohio Super Lawyers Rising Stars list will appear in Cincinnati Magazine, Columbus Monthly, Cleveland Magazine and Inside Business magazine. Together, these publications will reach an audience of more than half a million readers. The listing also can be found at www.superlawyers.com where lawyers can be searched by practice area and location.