International law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced today that two lawyers in the Firm’s Des Moines office have been named to the 2020 Great Plains Super Lawyers® list and one lawyer has been named to the 2020 Great Plains Rising Stars® list, published by Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters.

Super Lawyers Honorees

  • Alissa Smith
    Health Care
  • David A. Tank
    Business Litigation

Rising Stars Honoree

  • Emily Hammond
    Government Finance

Dorsey’s Des Moines office takes pride in delivering the very best in service as a local law firm, while also tapping into the Firm’s national and international resources. Dorsey’s Des Moines attorneys provide legal counsel in areas including public finance, health, commercial litigation, intellectual property, and labor and employment. Clients we serve operate in a wide variety of industries including energy, healthcare, financial services, food and agriculture, government and infrastructure.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only a small percentage of attorneys in each state are named each year to these annual lists – no more than 5 percent to the Super Lawyers list, and no more than 2.5 percent to the Rising Stars list. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.