VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Mahoney & Richmond, PLLC proudly announces four of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2019 Virginia Super Lawyers list: Founding Partners Reeves W. Mahoney and Andrew T. Richmond and Wills, Trusts and Estates Attorney L. Ashley Brooks.
M&R Law Associate Attorney Nicole M. Thurston made the prestigious list for the first time as a Virginia Super Lawyers: Rising Star. Rising Stars are attorneys 40 years and younger who have been practicing for 10 or fewer years. They represent 2.5 percent of the state’s attorneys.
The annual Super Lawyers list recognizes no more than 5 percent of the attorneys in the Commonwealth. Mr. Mahoney has also been included in the Top 100 for the seventh consecutive year. In 2011, Mr. Mahoney received Top 50 Virginia Super Lawyers list recognition.
“M&R Law greatly appreciates this recognition,” Mr. Mahoney said. “We are especially proud that Nicole made it on the list as a Rising Star. It means something when your peers, the people you practice alongside, endorse your professionalism, your ethics, your knowledge of the law.”
For Mr. Richmond, this is the second year he’s made the Virginia Super Lawyers list. Prior to 2018, he had been listed as a Virginia Super Lawyers: Rising Star from 2013-2017.
Ms. Brooks is M&R’s sole lawyer practicing wills, trusts, estates, business and elder law. Ms. Brooks was a Virginia Super Lawyers: Rising Star from 2013-2017. She also made the Virginia Super Lawyers list in 2018.
Super Lawyers, part of Thomas Reuters, is a research-driven rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Attorneys are selected from more than 70 practice areas and all firm sizes, assuring a credible and relevant annual list.
Mahoney & Richmond, PLLC practices family law, which includes divorce, pre-marital and marital agreements, custody, visitation, non-parent rights, spousal and child support, and adoption, as well as wills, trusts, estates, business and elder law. The firm is in Virginia Beach’s Town Center.