Lewis, Longman & Walker, P.A., shareholders Terry E. Lewis, Stephen A. Walker, Anne Longman, Michelle Diffenderfer, and Dennis Stotts have been selected as 2012 Florida Super Lawyers in the area of Environmental Law. Shareholder Wayne Flowers has been selected as a Super Lawyer in the area of Environmental Litigation and H. Hamilton “Chip” Rice has been selected as a Super Lawyer in the area of Government/Cities/Municipalities Law.
These individuals share this designation with only 5% of the attorneys in Florida. Florida Super Lawyers are nominated by fellow attorneys who have personally observed them in action, whether as opposing counsel, co-counsel or through other firsthand observations in the courtroom. The background and professional achievement of each candidate are researched before the final decision is made to include the attorneys in this list.
Additionally, Maggie Mooney-Portale has been named a 2012 Rising Star in the area of Government/Cities/Municipalities Law. Joe Ullo has been named 2012 Rising Stars in the area of Environmental Law. Super Lawyers selects its Rising Stars using peer nominations in combination with third party research. Each candidate is 40-years-old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less, and is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement.