Thomson Reuters has honored three Miller Schirger attorneys in its Kansas and Missouri Super Lawyers 2019 edition, including founding partners Steve Miller and John Schirger, and partner Matt Lytle. The 2019 edition of Missouri and Kansas Rising Stars has honored partner Joseph Feierabend and associate 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 be chosen as one of the Top 50 Kansas City Attorneys in 2015 and 2016, and one of the Top 100 Missouri and Kansas Attorneys from 2013-2017. 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, has been recognized by Super Lawyers in the area of class action/mass torts since 2014.
Joseph Feierabend and Toby Hausner are both first-time honorees to the Rising Stars list. 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.