We are pleased to announce that William H. Oast III and Sandra Smith, both partners at Oast & Taylor PLC, have been selected to the 2015 Virginia Super Lawyers list. This is an exclusive list, recognizing no more than five percent of attorneys in the state. Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a research-driven, peer influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Attorneys are selected from more than 70 practice areas and all firm sizes, assuring a credible and relevant annual list.
Stephen Taylor, M. Bradley Brickhouse and Elizabeth Bircher have also each been selected again this year for the 2015 Super Lawyers ‘Rising Star’ list.
These annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes: Peer nominations, Independent research by Super Lawyers, and Evaluations from a highly credentialed panel of attorneys. The objective of Super Lawyers is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys to be used as a resource for both referring attorneys and consumers seeking legal counsel. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country, as well as the Virginia Super Lawyers Digital Magazine.