Sullivan Hill is pleased to announce that Jim Hill, Jeff Lewin, Donald Rez and Candace Carroll have been selected to 2017 Super Lawyers. Additionally, Catherine Hanna-Blentzas, Shailendra (Shay) Kulkarni, and Ashely Kerins have been named 2017 Rising Stars.
Each year up to 5 percent of the lawyers in the state of California are selected to receive the honor of being included in the Super Lawyers list and up to 2.5 percent are selected to the Rising Stars list. The Sullivan Hill attorneys selected this year have extensive experience and practice law in a variety of areas.
Shareholder and founding member of the firm, Jim Hill, has been selected to the Super Lawyers list for the last 10 years in the areas of bankruptcy, business litigation, and creditor debtor rights.
Shareholder Jeff Lewin has more than 40 years of experience in business and other civil litigations and has been a part of the Super Lawyers list since 2008.
Shareholder Donald Rez has been selected to the Super Lawyers list for 7 years and focuses his practice primarily in the areas of business and commercial litigation and antitrust and trade regulation.
Candace Carroll, Of Counsel to the firm, has been selected to the Super Lawyers list in the field of appellate law. She has more than 30 years of experience handling federal, state and bankruptcy appeals.
Shareholder Catherine Hanna-Blentzas was selected to the California Rising Stars list for the first time. She practices in the areas of construction, insurance, real estate, and commercial and business litigation.
Shareholder Shailendra (Shay) Kulkarni, who focuses his practice primarily in the areas of construction, insurance coverage litigations and analysis, and complex civil litigation, was selected to the California Rising Stars list as well.
Associate Ashley Kerins, also selected to the California Rising Stars for the first time, focuses her practice primarily in the areas of real estate, corporate, partnership and business transactions and in tax planning, tax controversy resolution and estate planning.
About Sullivan Hill:
Sullivan Hill has provided efficient, aggressive and responsive legal representation for more than 40 years. The firm provides full service representation to clients in a variety of industries with an emphasis in insolvency, construction disputes, insurance coverage, real estate, employment, business disputes, civil litigation, and transactional work. The firm has offices in San Diego and Las Vegas.