Motley Rice attorneys named to 2018 Connecticut Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Three Motley Rice attorneys were recognized as 2018 Connecticut Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars. This year marks securities practice leader William Narwold’s 10th as a Super Lawyer. Mathew Jasinski and Michael Pendell have each been recognized as Rising Stars six times since 2013.

Connecticut Super Lawyer

Connecticut Rising Stars

  • Mathew P. Jasinski: Class Action/Mass Torts; Business Litigation; Civil Litigation: Plaintiff; Appellate  
  • Michael J. Pendell: Securities Litigation; Business Litigation; Personal Injury – Products: Plaintiff  


According to Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, it is a research-driven, peer influenced rating service of lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and peer achievement. Super Lawyers says attorneys are selected for inclusion “using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.”

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