Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie earns ‘Highly Recommended' ranking from Benchmark Litigation
10/10/2017

PHOENIX – Benchmark Litigation, which exclusively covers the commercial litigation market in North America, ranked Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP as “Highly Recommended” in its newly-released 2018 guide to top U.S. litigation firms.

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie is a “Highly Recommended” law firm in Arizona, Colorado and Nevada, the only firm to achieve the ranking in all three states, according to the publication. Twenty of the firm’s attorneys are listed as “Star” litigators.

Researchers conduct extensive interviews with litigators and clients to identify the leading litigators and firms. During these interviews, researchers examine recent casework handled by law firms and ask individual litigators to offer their professional opinions on peers.

“In an effort to provide the most accurate and comprehensive coverage of the litigation market, we have taken a two-fold approach to our research by analyzing the litigation market on both the geographic level as well as the capacity in which individuals are specialists in a particular area of practice,” said Benchmark editors.

Benchmark Litigation’s 2018 guide includes the following Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie attorneys:

Arizona:
•    Robert Charles – Local Litigation Star
•    Carla Consoli – Local Litigation Star
•    Kimberly Demarchi – Local Litigation Star
•    Susan Freeman – Local Litigation Star
•    John Iurino – Local Litigation Star
•    Robert McKirgan – Local Litigation Star
•    Randy Papetti – Local Litigation Star
•    Bruce Samuels – Local Litigation Star
•    Robert Schaffer – Future Star
•    Jesse Simpson – Local Litigation Star
•    Jeffrey Sklar – Future Star
•    Jon Weiss – Local Litigation Star

Colorado:
•    Frederick Baumann – Local Litigation Star
•    Scott Browning – Local Litigation Star
•    Jessica Fuller – Top Litigator Under 40
•    James Lyons – Local Litigation Star
•    Mike Plachy – Local Litigation Star 

Nevada:
•    Von Heinz – Local Litigation Star
•    Dan Polsenberg – Local Litigation Star
•    Dan Waite – Local Litigation Star