Super Lawyers Magazine has named two Shook, Hardy & Bacon attorneys as Connecticut Super Lawyers for 2022. Attorneys recognized include Hartford, Connecticut Managing Partner Robert Simpson and Associate Sheldon Poole. Poole was named a Rising Star.
The Hartford office is Shook's newest office, opening in May 2022. This is the first time Shook attorneys have been named Super Lawyers in Connecticut.
Candidates for Super Lawyers are identified through peer recognition ballots, as well as by an independent research staff. Nominees are graded on a point scale that considers 12 indicators of profession achievement, including experience, representative clients, verdicts and settlements, scholarly lectures and writings, honors and awards, and pro bono and community service. No more than the top 5% of attorneys in each state are included on the Super Lawyers list.