Miami Criminal Defense Attorney John S. Hager Selected to 2014 Florida Super Lawyers® List

Attorney John S. Hager - founding partner at Miami criminal defense law firm Hager & Schwartz - was recently selected to the exclusive Florida Super Lawyers® List for 2014. Inclusion to the list is a distinction held by no more than 5% of the state's lawyers.

Jan 23, 2014, 14:15 ET from Hager & Schwartz, P.A.

MIAMI, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hager & Schwartz, P.A. has earned a reputation for successfully defending South Florida residents accused of a variety of crimes, due in large part to the experience, skill, and determination of the firm's legal team. It comes as no surprise, then, that one of the firm's founding partners – Attorney John S. Hager – has recently been individually recognized as one of the top criminal defense lawyers in the state.

Attorney Hager's selection to the 2014 Florida Super Lawyers® list is an impressive achievement that speaks volumes about his professional abilities, record of success, and ethical conduct. Super Lawyers Magazine – a publication that reaches more than 13 million readers throughout the country – is considered one of the most trusted and prestigious resources for attorney rankings. Each year, the magazine features a list and profiles of select attorneys in more than 70 practice areas.

The selection process used by Super Lawyers is rigorous and multi-phased, consisting of independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. Only lawyers who have attained the highest degree of peer recognition and achievement in their legal field are chosen for inclusion. Attorney Hager, a former Broward County prosecutor who earned his law degree from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, has also received similar distinctions throughout his legal career, including selection as a "Top Lawyer" by South Florida Legal Guide.

For residents of Miami, Broward County, and the surrounding communities of South Florida, the list of Florida Super Lawyers can serve as a valuable resource to aid in choosing proven defense attorneys. Anyone who chooses to work with Mr. Hager and his firm can be confident knowing that his skills have been validated by industry peers and one of the most trusted attorney rating services in the nation. More information about Attorney Hager and the cases his firm handles can be found on Hager & Schwartz's website:

Miami Criminal Lawyer John S. Hager has built a legal practice – Hager & Schwartz, P.A. – focused on protecting the rights and freedoms of the criminally accused. The firm's legal team, which includes two former state prosecutors, is equipped with the insight and experience to handle a wide range of cases, including even the most challenging. Cases handled by the firm include, but are not limited to, DUI allegations, drug crimes, cyber-crimes, white collar crimes, and federal charges.

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