Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process.
Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research.
Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional
achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. Only
5% of practicing lawyers in New York State achieve this level of recognition.
Attorney Nicholas Michael Rossi of The Rossi Law Firm was named to the
2016 Super Lawyers lists of Rising Stars for both Upstate New York and
the New York City metro region. Super Lawyers Rising Stars recognizes
emerging up-and-coming legal professionals.
The Rising Stars list includes attorneys who are under 40 years of age
or have been in practice for 10 years or less. Only 2.5% of practicing
lawyers in New York State achieve this level of recognition.