Johnson, Newlon & DeCort, P.A. is pleased to announce that 5 of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized as Super Lawyers or Rising Stars for the year 2021. Firm partners Sean Johnson, Chris DeCort, Kacy Donlon, and Elaine Rice were included in this year’s lists, as was Of Counsel Steve Tabano.
Super Lawyers utilizes a patented selection process combining peer nominations and independent research to identify the top attorneys in their respective practice areas in each state. While the selection criteria for both list are identical, to be named a Rising Star a candidate must be 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less.
Each year, up to 5% percent of Florida lawyers are named to the Super Lawyers list, while no more than 2.5% are selected as Rising Stars. The Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists are an invaluable resource for attorneys and consumers alike when searching for legal counsel.
Johnson, Newlon & DeCort, P.A. is a Tampa law firm with an extensive and varied business and complex commercial litigation practice. Our experienced attorneys represent businesses and individuals throughout the State of Florida and nationally in a broad range of litigation matters dealing with contract, securities, employment, fraud, fiduciary duty, intellectual property, and other issues. We are conveniently located in historic West Tampa, just minutes away from downtown, Tampa International Airport, and the West Shore Business District.