(Reno, Nev.) – Three outstanding attorneys from Woodburn & Wedge, a Nevada-based independent law firm, have earned honors in the 2016 Thomson Reuters’ Mountain States Super Lawyers list. They are Gregg Barnard in business and corporate law, Shawn Meador in family law and John Murtha in business bankruptcy law. Murtha has been identified as a Super Lawyer every year since the listings were first published ten years ago.
Super Lawyers is a prestigious honor reserved for attorneys who have demonstrated superb professional achievement. Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional success. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. The Mountain States include Nevada, Utah, Montana, Idaho and Wyoming.
“Being a part of this exclusive list means that we continue to bring our experience and people-first approach to the forefront of our business,” said John Murtha, Managing Shareholder at Woodburn & Wedge. “All of our attorneys are responsive, trustworthy and proactive. This honor is a testament to the core values of our law firm.”
About Woodburn and Wedge:
Established in 1918, Woodburn and Wedge is one of Nevada’s largest independent and general practice law firms. Its attorneys concentrate on litigation, corporate law, commercial law, real estate law, mining law, water law, environmental law, bankruptcy, utility law, and public and private land use law. The firm also has broad experience in estate planning, probate, trust administration, probate and trust litigation and tax law. Several of the firm’s attorneys devote a substantial portion of their practices to family law, including divorce, prenuptial agreements, child custody, spousal support and family mediation.