Press Release

Eight Markowitz Herbold Attorneys Named Oregon Super Lawyers; Six Named Rising Stars

July 24, 2014

Eight lawyers from Portland litigation firms Markowitz Herbold were honored in the 2014 issue of Oregon Super Lawyers. The publication identifies the top five percent of attorneys in the state, as chosen by their peers and through the independent research of Super Lawyers magazine.

David Markowitz, Peter Glade, Jeff Edelson, Lisa Kaner, Matt Donohue, Matt Levin and Kerry Shepherd were listed in the Business Litigation category. Renée Rothauge was listed in the Intellectual Property category. Additionally Kristin Asai, Chad Colton, Dallas DeLuca, Lawson Fite, Joseph Franco and Laura Salerno Owens, attorneys at the firm, were recognized as Oregon Rising Stars.

Dave Markowitz received special recognition for receiving the highest point totals of any attorney in the Oregon nomination, research and review process. Glade, Levin and Rothauge received special mention for being among the Top 50 attorneys in Oregon, and Rothauge was also ranked among the Top 25 women attorneys in Oregon.

Each year, Super Lawyers undertakes a rigorous, multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, the independent evaluation of candidates by attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check. For more information on the methodology used, visit www.superlawyers.com.