Super Lawyers names Moffatt Thomas Attorneys for 2015


Boise,  Idaho Falls and Pocatello, Idaho, June 12, 2015 – Mountain States Super Lawyers has named eleven Moffatt Thomas attorneys for their accomplishments in the fields of business/corporate law, business litigation, banking, employment law, environmental law and litigation, insurance defense, and medical and professional malpractice defense.  Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in each state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

The Moffatt Thomas attorneys selected for inclusion in the 2015 Mountain States Super Lawyers are Scott L. Campbell, Julian E. Gabiola, David P. Gardner, Larry C. Hunter, James L. Martin, Patricia M. Olsson, Randall A. Peterman, Mark S. Prusynski, Stephen R. Thomas and John C. Ward.  Named by Super Lawyers for the first time this year is Christine E. Nicholas, a seasoned business/corporate, real estate and finance attorney whose experience includes domestic and international transactions for large and small clients.

 campbell_scott_7615 Scott L. Campbell named for Environmental Litigation
 gabiola_julian_Web Julian E. Gabiola named for Medical Malpractice Defense
 gardner_david_Web David P. Gardner, named for Insurance Defense Litigation, Medical, and Workers’ Compensation
hunter_larry_7242 Larry C. Hunter for Insurance Defense Litigation, Medical
 martin_jim_7412 James L. Martin named for Business Litigation
 Patricia Olsson Patricia M. Olsson named for Employment & Labor Law
 peterman_randy_7271 Randall A. Peterman listed for his expertise in legal issues related to the banking industry
 prusynski_mark_7528  Mark S. Prusynski named for Insurance Defense Litigation
 thomas_steve_7230 Stephen R. Thomas, President of Moffatt Thomas, named for Business Litigation
 ward_john_7483 John C. Ward, named for legal issues associated with the banking industry
 nicholas_christine_7384 Christine E. Nicholas, named  by Super Lawyers for the first time in 2015, for her expertise in Business and Corporate Governance Law.

Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a research-driven, peer influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.  Attorneys are selected from more than 70 practice areas and all firm sizes, assuring a credible and relevant annual list.  The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes:  • Peer nominations • Independent research by Super Lawyers • Evaluations from a highly credentialed panel of attorneys.

Moffatt Thomas has been providing legal services to the Pacific Northwest and Intermountain West since 1954.  With Idaho offices in Boise, Idaho Falls, and Pocatello, the firm is strategically situated for direct contact with the governor’s office, the legislature, federal and state administrative agencies, area businesses, and international and national corporations engaged in business throughout the region.

Like their clients, Moffatt Thomas attorneys use innovative technology as an efficient and productive tool, allowing more time to understand their clients’ needs and envision where those businesses will be tomorrow.  Whether working with a small start-up company or an international corporation, Moffatt Thomas attorneys take a teamwork approach in responding to these issues with practical, strategic, and innovative legal solutions.

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