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Thirteen ZEK Attorneys Recognized as "Super Lawyers" in 2015

ZEK is proud to announce that 13 of the attorneys in its New York Office have been recognized as Super Lawyers/Rising Stars in 2015 in their respective fields of practice. They are:

  • David B. Chenkin – Super Lawyer, Business Litigation
  • Michael S. Davis – Super Lawyer, Bankruptcy: Business
  • Stephen F. Ellman — Super Lawyer, Real Estate
  • Zachary B. Grendi — Rising Star, Business Litigation
  • Yoav M. Griver – Super Lawyer, Business Litigation
  • David SS Hamilton — Rising Star, Banking
  • Rosh H. Jaffe — Rising Star, Real Estate
  • Stuart A. Krause – Super Lawyer, Business Litigation
  • Bryan D. Leinbach — Rising Star, Business Litigation
  • Steven S. Rand – Super Lawyer, Business Litigation
  • Nathan Schwed – Super Lawyer, Bankruptcy: Creditor/Debtor Rights
  • Fred M. Umane – Super Lawyer, Banking
  • Mark Zeichner – Super Lawyer, Banking

Candidates for Super Lawyers are nominated by their peers and then undergo a rigorous evaluation process based on 12 indicators of professional achievement: verdicts and settlements; transactions; representative clients; experience; honors and awards; special licenses and certifications; position within law firm; bar and or other professional activity; pro bono and community service as a lawyer; scholarly lectures and writings; education and employment background; and other outstanding achievements. The selection process for Rising Stars is the same as for Super Lawyers selection, with one exception: to be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. The final published list of chosen attorneys represents no more than 5 percent of the attorneys practicing in any given state.