DBL Law is pleased to announce that fourteen lawyers have been selected for inclusion in the 2016 edition of Super Lawyers®, which recognizes the top 5 percent of attorneys in each state from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recommendation and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

David V. Kramer, civil litigation and health care partner, was also named one of the top 50 lawyers in Kentucky.

DBL Lawyers being recognized for 2016 include:

Kentucky Super Lawyers

Mark D. GuilfoyleAdministrative Law
Robert M. HofferEmployment & Labor
David V. KramerPersonal Injury Medical Malpractice Defense
Richard G. MeyerBusiness Litigation
Kelly Schoening HoldenEmployment & Labor
Robert G. StevensHealth Care
Elizabeth G. WeberBankruptcy: Business
Kent WickerCriminal Defense: White Collar

Kentucky Rising Stars

Nicholas C. BirkenhauerEmployment & Labor
Emily Kirtley HannaCreditor Debtor Rights
Justin KnappickCivil Litigation: Plaintiff
Christopher B. MarkusCivil Litigation: Defense
Ryan M. McLaneCivil Litigation: Defense

Ohio Rising Stars

Kevin F. HoskinsBusiness Litigation

Dressman Benzinger LaVelle is a law firm with offices in Cincinnati, Ohio, Crestview Hills, Kentucky, and Louisville, Kentucky.