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Powers & Santola, LLP Lawyers Recognized for Outstanding Work

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September 16, 2019

Powers & Santola, LLP Lawyers Recognized for Outstanding Work

ALBANY, New York– The plaintiffs-only personal injury law office of Powers & Santola, LLP is proud to announce that many of its lawyers have been recognized for their outstanding work by various organizations and companies. 

Indeed, those from the law office of Powers & Santola, LLP who have recently received awards include Attorney Laura M. Jordan, Attorney Daniel Santola, and Attorney John Powers. These awards and recognitions include:

  • Laura M. Jordan – Recognized by Super Lawyers at one of the “Top 25 Women” in Upstate New York, as well as the “Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiff” Lawyer of the Year for 2020 in Albany by Best Lawyers. 
  • Daniel Santola – Recognized by Super Lawyers as one of the “Top 10” in Upstate New York, “Top 25” in the Hudson Valley, and “Top 50” in Upstate New York. 
  • John Powers – Recognized by Super Lawyers as one of the “Top 50” lawyers in Upstate New York, as well as one of the “Top 25” attorneys in the Hudson Valley. 

In addition to these accolades, the law firm of Powers & Santola, LLP was also recognized by Best Lawyers, New York, 2020. 

Recognition from Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers is a serious honor and distinction. Super Lawyers’ selection process involves nominations from peers and others in the industry (lawyers cannot nominate themselves and are prohibited from campaigning), independent research where nominated lawyers are evaluated based on professional achievement and peer recognition, and peer evaluation. According to the Super Lawyers’ website, only five percent of attorneys are selected to Super Lawyers.

Best Lawyers has an equally rigorous selection process that is based entirely on peer review. 

In addition to the above recognitions, the law firm of Powers & Santola, LLP has also been recognized for its high professional standards and legal ethics by Best Lawyers. Serving clients throughout New York for more than 30 years, the values of the firm and its lawyers has remained consistent throughout the years. Lawyers like Jordan, Santola, and Powers are motivated by a genuine, heartfelt desire to make a meaningful impact on a client’s life by advocating for them throughout the claims process. Having recovering multiple million-dollar-plus settlements and jury verdicts on clients’ behalf, it’s no wonder that Powers & Santola, LLP continues to be one of the leading law firms in the state, and that it and its lawyers are receiving recognition from two of the biggest authorities in legal excellence and ethics. 

Serving clients involved in various accident types who need the guidance of a competent attorney to propel their lives forward, Powers & Santola, LLP is honored to be the first choice for many throughout New York, and to have the ability to serve such a broad community. Further, Powers & Santola, LLP is thrilled to partner with attorneys who bring excellence and dedication to their work. 

Powers & Santola, LLP is a plaintiffs-only injury law firm in New York and is one of the nation’s preeminent law firms. The firm focuses exclusively on personal injury and wrongful death suits, and has been in practice since 1987.

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