Best Lawyers has named five MoFo attorneys to its Lawyers of the Year list for 2011. The MoFo attorneys honored are:
James Brosnahan: San Francisco Criminal Defense: White-Collar Lawyer of the Year
Joseph Gabai: Los Angeles Banking Lawyer of the Year
Seth Hufstedler: Los Angeles Bet-the-Company Litigator of the Year
Gladys Monroy: San Francisco Area Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year
William Sherman: San Francisco Area Corporate Lawyer of the Year
Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each large legal community is honored as the Lawyer of the Year. The lawyers honored as Lawyers of the Year received particularly high ratings in Best Lawyers' surveys from their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.
The oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2011) is based on more than 3.1 million detailed evaluations.