December 19, 2011 / Press Release

18 Porter Wright attorneys recognized by Ohio Super Lawyers® Rising Stars 2012

Porter Wright is proud to announce that 18 attorneys of the firm have been named to the 2012 Ohio Super Lawyers® Rising Stars list. Attorneys are chosen through the independent research of the publishers at Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business.

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.

The Porter Wright attorneys included in Ohio Super Lawyers® Rising Stars 2012 are:

Location

Attorney

Primary Practice Area

Cincinnati

Kendall Verrett Shaw

Civil Litigation Defense

Kyle T. Shaw

Business Litigation

Cleveland

Rebecca Kucera Fischer

Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights

Columbus

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

Jack J. Gravelle

Securities & Corporate Finance

Brad Hughes

Business Litigation

Jamie A. LaPlante

Employment Litigation: Defense

Anthony R. McClure

Business Litigation

Daniel B. Miller

Intellectual Property Litigation

Robert J. Morgan

Intellectual Property

Andrew R. Post

Business/Corporate

Ryan P. Sherman

Business Litigation

Brett P. Thornton

Business/Corporate

Jay A. Yurkiw

Business Litigation

The 2012 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.