LOS ANGELES, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lessem, Newstat & Tooson, LLP is proud to announce that attorney and partner J. Tooson has been named to Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠, The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys: California's 10 Best Attorneys. Each of these awards is an honor in itself and a testament to Tooson's dedication to his work and reputation within the legal community.
Super Lawyers® makes selections on an annual, state-by-state basis, through a rigorous process that includes peer nominations, third party feedback, independent research, and thorough evaluation based on 12 indicators of achievement and peer recognition. Those eligible for peer nomination to the Rising Stars℠ list must be under the age of 40, or have been in practice for 10 years or less. Only 2.5% of attorneys in the state are part of this small, but illustrious selection.
The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers is an invitation-only organization of the best trial lawyers from each state or region. Selections are based on a multi-phase process that involves peer nominations and third-party research. Each member must exhibit exceptional skill and possess the kind of knowledge and experience that singles them out as one of the finest lawyers in the country.
The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys began in 2014, striving to recognize attorneys for the excellence they show in their field. To be considered, attorneys must be nominated by either an institute, a client, or one of their peers. They must also have attained the highest degree of achievement within their field and have a stellar client satisfaction rating.
Attorney J. Tooson attended Loyola Law School and served as the Student Body Vice-President. He is known for being able to obtain a victory in the face of any obstacles or circumstances. In addition to successfully defending some of the most complex felony cases, Tooson has secured several substantial verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients.
To learn more about Lessem, Newstat & Tooson, LLP, visit our site here, or call us at (800) 462-7160.
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