Wieneke Law Group is pleased to announce that founding partner Kathy Wieneke has been selected to the 2021 Southwest Super Lawyers list and Laura Van Buren makes her first appearance on the list of 2021 Southwest Rising Stars. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive the Rising Stars honor, and less than 5 percent are selected to Super Lawyers.
Kathy has spent over 30 years defending excessive force claims and litigating road cases, amassing extensive experience and expertise. In recognition of her accomplishments, professionalism, and legal skills, Kathy has received numerous distinctions and honors for her accomplishments over the past 31 years.
Since joining WLG in 2019, Laura Van Buren has distinguished herself by her professionalism, dedication to her clients, and as a through and articulate writer. Laura focuses her practice on government liability defense, including the defense of civil rights claims under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, Bivens actions, and state law torts.
About Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, 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 annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive, and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.