TAMPA, Fla., June 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Givens Givens Sparks' attorneys Stann Givens, Robert Sparks, Chris Givens and Ellen Ostman were selected for the 2016 Florida Super Lawyers list, an honor received by only 5% of attorneys in the state.
A rigorous selection process that includes peer nominations and evaluations combined with independent research by the publication ensures that the 'Super Lawyer' recognition is reserved for attorneys who exhibit excellence in their practice. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, such as verdicts/settlements, experience, honors/awards, special certifications, professional activity, and more.
"The fact that four of our attorneys were selected to Super Lawyers this year emphasizes the breadth of our team's knowledge and experience," said managing partner Robert Sparks. "Our goal has always been to grow a top-notch firm filled with extraordinary legal advocates – this validates our success in that achievement."
Founding partner Stann Givens has been selected to the Super Lawyers list every year since 2006, while Ellen Ostman was recognized in 2006 and 2014-2016, and Chris Givens has been on the Rising Stars list since 2013. All three specialize in family law. Robert Sparks, who makes his Super Lawyer debut this year, focuses on the firm's personal injury division.
Givens Givens Sparks is a trial law firm representing individuals and their families in state and federal cases ranging from personal injury and wrong death actions to commercial insurance litigation and complex high net-worth divorce cases. With more than 135 years of combined professional experience, the Givens Givens Sparks team of lawyers is dedicated to the advocacy and protection of their clients and their families. To learn more about Givens Givens Sparks, please visit: www.givenssparks.com
SOURCE Givens Givens Sparks, PLLC