News 09.20.17

Segal McCambridge Attorneys Named to 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

The national law firm of Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney is pleased to announce that Shareholders Christian H. Gannon, Howard A. Fried and Simon Lee have been named to the 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists. 

Christian Gannon has been named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list every year since 2013. In addition to his role as Co-Chairman of the firm, he serves as the Managing Shareholder for the New York Office and is a member of the Executive Committee. He represents major governmental agencies, contractors and consultants in design and construction matters and related contract and litigation disputes.

Howard Fried has been awarded the Super Lawyers recognition a total of 11 times. He currently serves as Co-Chair of the firm’s Product Liability Practice Group. For over 30 years, he has focused his practice on the representation of vehicular and recreational product manufacturers and distributors in product liability and catastrophic tort lawsuits. He also litigates claims involving medical devices, medical instruments, industrial equipment, and consumer products, integrating medical and biomechanical sciences with principles of engineering.

No more than 5% of attorneys in the state of New York were selected as New York Metro Super Lawyers.

Simon Lee has been named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers Rising Stars list each year since 2014. He has successfully defended various corporations and construction companies in premises liability, products liability, and construction accident and defect cases.

Super Lawyers selects no more than 2.5% of attorneys in New York under the age of 40 or in practice for 10 years or less to be included in the Rising Stars list.

The Super Lawyers selection is a peer-based process involving multiphase ratings, peer nominations and evaluations, and third party research. It is validated by courts and bar associations.