Founding partner John J. Schirger of Miller Schirger, LLC, has been named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2023 rankings for Commercial Litigation. Only the top 5% of attorneys in America are named to The Best Lawyers in America. Top-rated attorneys review nominees within their geographic and practice areas in a competitive selection process.
Miller Schirger is a Kansas City, Missouri-based law firm focused on resolving complex disputes on behalf of businesses and individuals nationwide. Information regarding the firm, the scope of its practice, and its honors is available at www.millerschirger.com
Thomson Reuters has honored three Miller Schirger attorneys in its Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyers 2021 edition, including founding partners Steve Miller and John Schirger, and partner Matt Lytle. The 2021 edition of Missouri and Kansas Rising Stars has honored partners Joseph Feierabend and Toby Hausner.
Steve Miller has been recognized by Super Lawyers in the area of construction litigation since its inception in 2005. He is also honored to have been previously selected to the Top 50 Kansas City Attorneys, and to have been previously identified as one of the Top 100 Missouri and Kansas Attorneys. In the area of business litigation, John Schirger has been recognized by Super Lawyers since 2011 and has previously been recognized as a Top 100 Missouri and Kansas Attorney. Matt Lytle, a former Rising Star (2011-2012), has been recognized by Super Lawyers in the area of class action/mass torts since 2013.
Joseph Feierabend and Toby Hausner have been named to the Rising Stars list since 2019. Eligibility for inclusion on the Rising Stars list is based on the candidate being either 40 years old or younger, or in practice of law for 10 years or less. The top 2.5 percent of attorneys make the Rising Stars list in each state.
Candidates for Super Lawyers are identified through peer nomination, evaluation and independent research. The attorneys are evaluated on 12 indicators of professional achievement and peer recognition, including experience, representative clients, verdicts and settlements, honors and awards, and pro bono and community service. The top 5 percent are selected to Super Lawyers.