New York, NY (September 28, 2023) – Rawle & Henderson LLP is pleased to announce that four attorneys in its New York City office have been designated as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters.
Partners Linda J. DeCorato, Robert A. Fitch and William S. Spiegel were named Super Lawyers. And Of Counsel Michael L. Moretti III was selected as a Super Lawyer Rising Star.
Since 1991 Thomson Reuters’ Super Lawyers recognizes the top attorneys in the nation across a variety of practice areas and firm sizes. Using a patented process of independent research and peer input, each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. The lawyers selected include those with many years of experience, as well as the Rising Stars of the profession, who are under the age of 40.
Only 5% of attorneys in the U.S. are selected as Super Lawyers, and only 2.5% are selected as Rising Stars.
Linda J. DeCorato leads the firm’s Matrimonial and Family Law practice. She regularly advises clients regarding divorce, including contested, uncontested, same sex and high net worth cases; equitable distribution; custody and visitation; and pre and post-nuptial agreements. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Ms. DeCorato was an accomplished medical professional and hospital executive, which has provided her with invaluable knowledge for her medical malpractice and personal injury clients. She has been a registered nurse since 1976. Ms. DeCorato has been selected as a Super Lawyer every year since 2014. For more information, visit https://rawle.com/attorneys/linda-j-decorato/
Robert A. Fitch concentrates his practice in the defense of architects and engineers, construction, medical and oral surgery malpractice claims, and commercial motor vehicle litigation. Mr. Fitch has been selected as a Super Lawyer every year beginning in 2013. He is the Resident Partner for the firm’s New York City office, and is a member of Rawle & Henderson’s Executive Committee. For more information, visit https://rawle.com/attorneys/robert-a-fitch/
William S. Spiegel represents healthcare providers in virtually all medical specialty fields. He regularly lectures to dental students at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine and the New York University College of Dentistry. Mr. Spiegel was honored to be appointed by Alex Azar II, Secretary of Health & Human Services, to serve as a member of the United States’ Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines (ACCV) of the Health Resources and Services Administration for 2020 – 2023. He has been selected as a New York Super Lawyer every year since 2013. For more information, visit https://rawle.com/attorneys/william-s-spiegel/
Michael L. Moretti III is a medical malpractice litigator, defending hospitals, nursing home, physicians, and other healthcare providers in medical malpractice matters. He is a 2019 graduate of New York Law School, and was recently promoted to Of Counsel with Rawle & Henderson LLP. This is the first time Thomson Reuters has selected him as a Super Lawyer Rising Star. For more information, visit https://rawle.com/attorneys/michael-l-moretti/
ABOUT RAWLE & HENDERSON LLP: Founded in 1783, Rawle & Henderson has been recognized by the American Bar Association as the oldest law firm in continuous practice in the United States. With 11 offices in Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and West Virginia, its more than 100 lawyers represent the interests of corporations, businesses, individuals and their insurers. For more information, visit www.rawle.com
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