Oklahoma Super Lawyers Names 37 GableGotwals Attorneys With Four in State’s Top 50 and a Top 25 Woman

Thirty-Seven attorneys with GableGotwals have been named by Thomson Reuters to the 2013 Super Lawyers list. In addition, four of the Firm’s shareholders have been ranked top of the list in the 25 top attorneys for the state of Oklahoma including Steven L. Barghols, David L. Bryant, Oliver S. Howard and Sidney K. Swinson. Finally, Leslie Lynch has been selected as one of the Top 25 Women attorneys in the state.

Super Lawyers 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 selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Thomson Reuters, (TSX/NYSE:TRI) the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals acquired Super Lawyers in 2010. Super Lawyers is the leading attorney ratings system for consumers as the business creates and distributes an annual listing of outstanding U.S. lawyers by state and practice area, reaching 11 million consumers via inserts in leading city and regional magazines, as well as online.

Super Lawyers employs a rigorous selection process – one that has been recognized by bar associations and courts across the country for its credibility and sophistication. It combines peer nominations and evaluations with third-party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.,

In 1998, Super Lawyers launched Rising Stars to recognize the top up-and-coming attorneys in the state — those who are 40 years old or younger, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less.

New to the 2013 Oklahoma Super Lawyers list are Richard M. Carson and Steven G. Heinen, both from Tulsa.

The comprehensive 2013 Oklahoma Super Lawyers and 2013 Rising Star list for GableGotwals includes:

Oklahoma City

Steven L. BargholsSteven L. BargholsADR
 Jeffrey A. CurranJeffrey A. CurranPersonal Injury Defense: Products
 Sidney G. DunaganSidney G. DunaganBusiness Litigation
 David L. KearneyDavid L. KearneyEnergy & Resources
 Rob F. RobertsonRob F. RobertsonBusiness Litigation
 G. Blaine Schwabe, IIIBlaine Schwabe IIIBankruptcy
 Leasa M. StewartLeasa M. StewartEmployee Benefits/ERISA


 David L. BryantDavid L. BryantBusiness Litigation
 Dennis C. CameronDennis C. CameronEnergy & Resources
 carneyTimothy A. CarneyEmployment Litigation: Defense
Richard M. CarsonRichard M. CarsonSecurities & Corp Finance
 Erin K. DaileyErin K. DaileyBusiness Litigation
 John D. DaleJohn D. DaleBusiness/Corp
 Renee DeMossRenee DemossBusiness Litigation
 Craig A. FitzgeraldCraig A. FitzgeraldBusiness Litigation
 Amelia A. FoglemanAmelia A. FoglemanBusiness Litigation
Steven G. HeinenSteven G. HeinenBusiness/Corp
 Oliver S. HowardOliver S. HowardBusiness Litigation
 David E. KeglovitsDavid E. KeglovitsBusiness Litigation
 Graydon D. Luthey, Jr.Graydon Dean Luthey, Jr.Business Litigation
 David B. McKinneyDavid B. McKinneyBusiness/Corp
Sheppard Sheppard F. Miers, Jr.Tax
 Richard B. NoullesRichard B. NoullesEnergy & Resources
 Ronald N. RickettsRonald N. RickettsBusiness Litigation
 Scott R. RowlandScott R. RowlandBusiness Litigation
 Lisa T. SilvestriLisa T. SilvestriBusiness Litigation
 James M. SturdivantJames M. SturdivantBusiness Litigation
 Sidney K. SwinsonSidney K. SwinsonBankruptcy

2013 Oklahoma Rising Stars – GableGotwals

Oklahoma City

 Ellen A. AdamsEllen A. AdamsCivil Litigation: Defense
 Talitha EbriteTalitha E. EbriteEnergy & Resources


 Brandon C. BickleBrandon C. BickleBusiness Litigation
 Alicia J. EdwardsAlicia J. EdwardsIntellectual Property
 Thomas J. HutchisonThomas J. HutchisonBusiness/Corp
 Rossler 250x250Paul E. RosslerIntellectual Property
Mia VahlbergMia VahlbergEnergy & Resources