Mackenzie A. Dilbeck
NORMAN — The University of Oklahoma College of Law had a total of 517 alumni named to the 2015 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.
“We are so proud of our alumni and their impressive achievements and contributions in the law,” said OU Law Dean Joseph Harroz Jr. “Our alumni represent generations of excellence in the legal field. We’re grateful they continue to bring honor to OU Law and we send our congratulatory wishes to them all.”
According to its website, 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. The selection process includes independent research and peer nominations and evaluations.
For a full listing of the 2015 OU Law alumni named as a Super Lawyer or Rising Star, click here (PDF, opens in new window).
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