Robert F. Ritter, Maurice B. Graham, Stephen R. Woodley, Patrick J. Hagerty, Don M. Downing, Joan M. Lockwood, Morry S. Cole, Gretchen Garrison, M. Graham Dobbs, and Thomas K. Neill of the St. Louis plaintiff law firm Gray, Ritter & Graham, P.C., have been selected to the list of 2017 Super Lawyers® by “Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers” magazine.
Graham was named among the Top 10 attorneys in the two-state area. He and Cole were named among the Top 50 lawyers in St. Louis. Lockwood was listed among the Top 50 female attorneys in Missouri and Kansas.
In the individual practice categories, Ritter, Lockwood, Cole, and Neill were selected in the Personal Injury General: Plaintiff practice category; Graham, Woodley and Dobbs were selected in the Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff: category; Hagerty in the Transportation/Maritime category; and Downing in the Class Action litigation category, and Garrison in the Business Litigation category.
Kaitlin A. Bridges was named to the 2017 Super Lawyers – Rising Stars list of attorneys for Missouri and Kansas for Class Action litigation. Attorneys named to Rising Stars are under 40 years of age or have less than 10 years of experience.
The Super Lawyers listing is an annual multi-stage process that includes surveys of attorneys from the two states to identify attorneys with a high degree of professional achievement and peer recognition, independent evaluation, and peer review. Only 5 percent of all attorneys in the two states combined were selected.
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