Leawood, KS – November 14, 2022: Super Lawyers, a nationwide legal rating service, has included eight Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes, P.C. attorneys on its 2022 list.
Only the top 5% of attorneys nominated are selected to the list, which Super Lawyers says is made up of “outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. More information about Super Lawyers’ patented, peer-influenced and research-driven selection process is available here.
All eight attorneys were included on last year’s list as well, and one, Greg L. Musil, was selected to the Top 100 of Super Lawyers for the first time. The eight honorees, with their primary practice area, and years on the Super Lawyers list, are:
Jerome V. Bales (Alternative dispute resolution), 17 years
Timothy S. Frets (Personal injury medical malpractice: defense), 16 years
Douglas R. Gentile (Personal injury products: plaintiff), 11 years
Greg L. Musil (Business litigation), 18 years
Brett C. Randol (Business litigation), 5 years
Mary Jo Shaney (Business litigation), 17 years
Kenton E. Snow (Construction litigation), 5 years
Frederick K. Starrett (Civil litigation: defense), 8 years
In addition, nine Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes attorneys were named “Rising Stars” by Super Lawyers, which recognizes the top 2.5% of attorneys nominated who are under 40 and have been in practice 10 years or less. They are:
Philip D. Albrecht (Construction litigation): 4 years
Rachel Boden (Personal injury general: plaintiff): 4 years
Garrett W. Hunkins (Criminal defense: white collar): 1st year as “Rising Star”
Jason Kotlyarov (Employee benefits): 5 years
Christopher Kurtz (Business litigation): 6 years
Christopher M. Mattix (Land use/zoning): 1st year
Melissa L. Vancrum (Land use/zoning): 4 years
About the firm: Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes, P.C. advocates for its clients. The firm’s lawyers are ranked consistently by Chambers and others for excellence in its corporate, litigation, real estate and other practice areas.
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