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10 at Lane Powell Named Rising Stars

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Ten attorneys from Lane Powell were recently selected by their peers as “Rising Stars” for a 2007 survey published by Washington Law and Politics Magazine. The Seattle lawyers and their practice areas include: Brett Anderson, Commercial Litigation; Brian DeFoe, Corporate Finance and Securities; Gregory Fox, Banking and Creditor’s Rights; Susan Jahnke, Banking and Bankruptcy; Steve Jensen, Commercial Litigation; William Krause, Corporate Finance and Business; Brian Meenaghan, Business Litigation; Gwendolyn Payton, Intellectual Property Litigation; Mary Schug, Business Litigation; and David Young, Securities Litigation.

Only 2.5 percent of Washington attorneys are given this honor. The 2007 Washington Rising Stars appears in a special section in the December 2006/January 2007 issue of Washington Law & Politics. The selection procedure includes peer nominations (ballots mailed to Washington Super Lawyers) and independent research on candidates. Rising Stars names the top young lawyers in Washington as chosen by Washington Law & Politics Magazine and through independent research by the publishers of Law & Politics Magazine. All Washington Rising Stars are 40 or younger, or have been in practice for 10 years or less.