By Florida Super Lawyers
SDSBS attorney Chris Searcy is ranked number one by Florida Super Lawyers magazine in their selection of “Top 10 Florida Super Lawyers 2012.” Jack Scarola was selected by the magazine as one of the “Top 100 Florida Super Lawyers 2012.” Included as “Florida Super Lawyers 2012” are Earl Denney, Greg Barnhart, John Shipley, Brenda Fulmer, Mariano Garcia, Jim Gustafson, Darryl Lewis, Bill Norton, Chris Speed, and Karen Terry. Super Lawyers list of “Florida Rising Stars 2012” included SDSBS attorneys Sia Baker-Barnes, Hardee Bass, Jack Hill, Cameron Kennedy, and Ed Ricci. Super Lawyers’selection process is a comprehensive effort to list lawyers that have attained high peer recognition, meet ethical standards, and have demonstrated some degree of achievement in their field. Candidates are generally nominated by a peer and evaluated by the publication’s research team. Final selection is made by a blue-ribbon panel of attorneys within each practice area.