Varela, Lee, Metz & Guarino (VLMG)

VLMG Lawyers Selected To 2017 Washington, D.C. and Virginia Super Lawyers & Rising Stars Lists

» Posted April 13, 2017News

We are pleased to announce that partners Paul VarelaTodd Metz, and Joe Guarino have again been selected to the 2017 Washington, D.C. and Virginia Super Lawyers lists. These are highly exclusive lists, recognizing no more than five percent of attorneys in the respective jurisdictions.  

Additionally, for the third consecutive year, partner Christopher Burke has been named to the Rising Stars lists for Washington, D.C. and Virginia, which recognize no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in those jurisdictions.

Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a research-driven, peer influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Attorneys are selected from more than 70 practice areas and all firm sizes, assuring a credible and relevant annual list.

 The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes:

  • Peer nominations
  • Independent research by Super Lawyers
  • Evaluations from a highly credentialed panel of attorneys

The objective of Super Lawyers is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys to be used as a resource for both referring attorneys and consumers seeking legal counsel.

The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country, as well as the Virginia Super Lawyers Digital Magazine.

Please join us in congratulating our attorneys on their selections. For more information about Super Lawyers, go to

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