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The law firm of Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. today announced that 21 attorneys have been selected by Southwest Super Lawyers as top attorneys in Arizona for 2016. 17 attorneys have been recognized as Southwest Super Lawyers and four have attained the title of Rising Stars.

Burch & Cracchiolo’s 2016 Southwest Super Lawyers are:
Daniel Cracchiolo - Business Litigation
Edwin C. Bull - Land Use/Zoning
Andrew Abraham - Real Estate
Brian Kaven - Personal Injury Defense-General
Clare H. Abel - Real Estate
Edwin D. Fleming - Business Litigation
Joel K. Heriford - Estate Planning &Wealth Preservation
Thomas A. Longfellow - Family Law
Bryan F. Murphy - Business Litigation
Ian Neale - Personal Injury Defense: General
Martha C. Patrick - Tax
Ralph D. Harris - Commercial Litigation
Susanne E. Ingold - Employment Litigation
Steven M. Serrano - Family Law
David M. Villadolid - Labor & Employment Law
Todd A. Julian - Personal Injury Plaintiff-General
Wendi A. Sorensen - Personal Injury Defense-General

The 2016 Rising Stars include:
Casey S. Blais - Business Litigation
Melissa Iyer Julian - Business Litigation
Laura J. Meyer - Business Litigation
Brian D. Greathouse - Real Estate

Southwest Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Rising Stars are attorneys under 40 or who have practiced for less than 10 years. Nominators are asked to nominate only those they have seen in action in a courtroom or as opposing counsel or co-counsel. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.

About Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers is a national rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and Includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Published by Thomson Reuters Legal, Super Lawyers magazine features the list and profiles of selected attorneys and is distributed to attorneys in the state or region and the ABA- approved law school libraries. Super Lawyers is also published as a special section in leading city and regional magazines across the country.

About Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A.

Founded in 1970, Burch and Cracchiolo now has 40 attorneys in its Phoenix office. The firm was founded 45 years ago by Haze Burch and Dan Cracchiolo and today the firm’s lawyers are among the most highly regarded and recognized leaders in the areas of business and corporate law, construction, estate and wealth preservation planning, family law, finance, labor and employment, litigation, personal injury and insurance defense, real estate and tax controversy litigation.

Burch & Cracchiolo, P.A. is a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms.