Matthew Russell and Russell Dempsey of MRD Lawyers Selected as Super Lawyers Rising Stars

October 05 10:36 2017

Springfield, Missouri – Matthew Russell and Russell Dempsey of MRD Lawyers have been selected to the 2017 Missouri Rising Stars list. Matthew Russell has been a past recipient of the award in 2015 and 2016. Russell Dempsey was the recipient of the Lon O. Hocker Trial Advocacy Award by the Missouri Bar for trial advocacy in 2013. They each practice primarily in criminal defense at the Municipal, State, and Federal levels.

Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.

The result is a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. Super Lawyers Magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in the practice of law.

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Company Name: MRD Lawyers
Contact Person: Matthew Russell
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (417) 882-2522
Address:4650 South National, Suite B3
City: Springfield
State: Missouri
Country: United States