Twelve Smith Sovik Attorneys Named to 2014 Super Lawyers Upstate Edition

Smith Sovik Kendrick & Sugnet, PC is proud to announce that twelve of the Firm’s attorneys were identified by other lawyers as outstanding in their field in the 2014 New York Super Lawyers Upstate edition. Only five percent of the lawyers in Upstate New York receive this distinction.

Kevin Hulslander, the firm’s Managing Partner, and Steven W. Williams were named to the Top 50 list for receiving the highest point totals in the evaluation process. Hulslander and Williams are the only attorneys from Syracuse to receive that honor.

Partners named to the magazine include Kevin E. Hulslander for Civil Litigation-Defense, Kristen M. Benson and Steven W. Williams for General Litigation-Defense, James W. Cunningham, Brandon R. King and Daniel R. Ryan for Personal Injury General-Defense; Eric G. Johnson, James D. Lantier and Michael P. Ringwood, Personal Injury Medical Malpractice-Defense. In Addition, a Partner and two Associates were named to the Upstate Rising Star list, Partner Kristin Norfleet for Personal Injury Defense General and Associates John D. Goldman for Personal Injury General-Defense and Brady J. O’Malley for Civil Litigation-Defense.

Super Lawyers magazine lists New York’s top lawyers who have been chosen by their peers and through the independent research of Law & Politics magazine. Law & Politics, which performs the polling, research and selection of attorneys to be included in Super Lawyers magazine, identifies lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.