Monday, August 13, 2012

Madison, Wisconsin Criminal Defense Lawyer Erik Guenther Named One of Wisconsin’s Top 100 Trial Lawyers

Madison, Wisconsin criminal defense attorney Erik R. Guenther was named as one of the top 100 trial lawyers in Wisconsin by the National Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Guenther's legal practice focuses on criminal defense, constitutional law and conducting internal investigations for business clients.

Trial lawyers are evaluated in their respective states during the pending year of evaluation. Membership is not honorary, nor is it stagnant, and each year the attorneys are re-evaluated to determine whether their activity and accomplishments are such to qualify them for invitation.

The criteria used in the vetting and evaluation process includes but is not limited to the following:
• Reputation among peers, the judiciary, and the public.
• The previous years achievements and verdicts as a trial lawyer (civil or criminal defense).
• Jury verdict and settlement research.
• Board certification as trial specialist.
• Nominations from leading trial lawyers and/or The Association’s Executive Committee.
• Nominations from state and federal judges.
• Leadership and membership in national and state trial lawyer organizations.
• Rankings and ratings of the attorney by established organizations.

About the National Trial Lawyers Association

The association is a professional organization which includes America’s top trial lawyers. Its purpose is to offer practical educational programs, networking opportunities and legal publications to its members about current issues facing trial lawyers.