29 Jennings Strouss Attorneys Named 2011 Best Lawyers in America


Jennings Strouss & Salmon is pleased to announce that 29 of the firm's lawyers, more than half of the firm's equity members, have been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America® 2011 published by Woodward/White, Inc. of Aiken, South Carolina.

The two lawyers new to this year's list are: Richard K. Delo [Legal Malpractice Law and Medical Malpractice Law] and Russell R. Rea [Eminent Domain Law].

Jennings Strouss attorneys who were selected for inclusion in the 2011 Best Lawyers in America® Edition are:

Phoenix: Gerald W. Alston [Alternative Dispute Resolution/Commercial Litigation/ International Arbitration/International Trade and Finance Law], John R. Christian [Tax Law/Trusts and Estates], Frederick M. Cummings [Medical Malpractice Law/Personal Injury Litigation/Professional Malpractice],  Richard K. Delo [Legal Malpractice Law/Medical Malpractice Law], John J. Egbert [Labor and Employment Law], George M. Esahak-Gage [ Real Estate Law], Lee E. Esch [Real Estate Law], Jay A. Fradkin [Medical Malpractice/Personal Injury Litigation], Douglas Gerlach [Antitrust Law/Commercial Litigation], Carolyn J. Johnsen [Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law], Gary G. Keltner [Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law/Real Estate Law], Richard L. Lassen [Trusts and Estates], Stephen E. Lee [Tax Law], Richard Lieberman [Corporate Governance and Compliance Law/Mergers & Acquisitions Law/Securities Law], Bruce B. May [Real Estate Law], Michael J. O'Connor [Commercial Litigation/Personal Injury Litigation], Russell R. Rea [Eminent Domain Law], J. Scott Rhodes [Administrative Law/ Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law/Legal Malpractice Law], Jack N. Rudel [Corporate Law], John G. Sestak, Jr. [Administrative Law/Commercial Litigation], Wayne A. Smith [Real Estate Law], Brian N. Spector [Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law], George C. Spilsbury [Public Finance Law], Bradley J. Stevens [Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law], Kenneth C. Sundlof, Jr. [Energy Law], John C. West [Commercial Litigation/Health Care Law] and Douglas G. Zimmerman [Eminent Domain Law].

Washington D.C.: Alan I. Robbins [Energy Law] and Joel L. Greene [Energy Law].

About Best Lawyers in America
For more than two decades, Best Lawyers has been regarded-by both the legal profession and the public-as the definitive guide to legal excellence in the United States. Lawyers are chosen for inclusion based solely on a vote of their peers. Listings cannot be bought, and no purchase is required to be included. In this regard, Best Lawyers remains the gold standard of reliability and integrity in lawyer ratings. To ensure the continued rigor of the selection process, they urged lawyers to use only their highest standards when voting, and to evaluate each attorney based only on his or her individual merits.

About Jennings, Strouss & Salmon
Jennings Strouss is one of the Southwest's leading law firms, providing legal counsel for more than 65 years through its offices in Phoenix, and Peoria, Arizona, Washington, DC, and Las Vegas, Nevada. The firm's primary industries of practice include energy, health care, real estate, and technology. For additional information please visit www.jsslaw.com or call 602.495.2704.