HACKENSACK, NEW JERSEY – We are pleased to announce that 25 attorneys in the firm’s Hackensack, NJ office have been recognized by Super Lawyers for excellence in their field. Fifteen attorneys were named to the 2017 New Jersey Super Lawyers list and ten attorneys were named New Jersey “Rising Stars.”

Member Michael Sirota was named among the Top 100 Lawyers in New Jersey and was also named among the Top 10 Lawyers in the state. Randi Kochman was named among the Top 50 Female attorneys.

Super Lawyers recognizes outstanding lawyers as determined by peer recognition and professional achievement. The attorneys named to the 2017 list practice in a variety of areas including Bankruptcy (Business), Business Litigation, Business/Corporate, Creditor Debtor Rights, Employment & Labor, Environmental, Estate Planning & Probate, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Schools & Education and Tax.

Cole Schotz’ 2017 New Jersey Super Lawyers are:

Richard Abramson
Joseph Barbiere
Richard Ericsson
Michael Forman
Gerald Gline
Edward Sun Kiel
Steven Klein
Randi Kochman
David Kohane
Stuart Komrower
Jason Melzer
Michael Sirota
Rebecca Spar
Warren Usatine
Ilana Volkov

Cole Schotz’ 2017 New Jersey Rising Stars are:

Jill Bienstock
Victoria Cioppettini
Jason Finkelstein
Michele Glass
David Gold
Roger Iorio
Juliya Ismailov
Ryan Jareck
Michael Yellin
Felice Yudkin

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Attorneys who are 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less are eligible to be named Rising Stars. Up to five percent of the lawyers in the state are named to Super Lawyers, and no more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey. See Award Methodology.


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