Wendy B. Samuelson Honored in "The Best Lawyers in America 2021" List

Deemed the first and foremost resource for the best legal talent worldwide, Best Lawyers® recognized our very own attorney, Wendy B. Samuelson, for her remarkable accomplishment in being included in the 2021 “The Best Lawyers in America” list under the Family Law category.

For over three decades, clients, legal professionals, the media, and the public have relied upon Best Lawyers® to provide honest, rational, and meaningful rankings to evaluate the quality of legal services provided by attorneys across the nation. This peer-selected accomplishment is among the highest, most prestigious distinctions an attorney can earn. This is Ms. Samuelson’s second time getting named to the “Best Lawyers in America” list.

Methodology Process

Legal professionals from the world's leading law firms and many of the General Counsel from Fortune 500 and Global 500 companies conduct exhaustive peer-review surveys consisting of thousands of confidential evaluations. To determine who is named to “The Best Lawyers in America” list, the Board of Advisors follow these five steps:

  1. Nomination: Attorneys can get nominated by anyone but themselves.
  2. Peer review: Currently recognized lawyers provide feedback on the caliber of the candidate’s work.
  3. Analysis of feedback: Results are collected and feedback from voters is reviewed.
  4. Eligibility check: Candidates are confirmed to be in good standing with their local bar associations.
  5. Results released: Firms are informed of the results and the newly recognized lawyers are published in print and online.

Attorney Samuelson continues to make significant contributions in the field of family law, including being the author of the column “Recent Legislation, Cases and Trendy in Matrimonial Law,” published by the New York State Bar Association’s esteemed publication, The Family Law Review.

Learn about how the esteemed lawyers at Samuelson Hause & Samuelson, LLP can guide you through your legal challenges by contacting a family law attorney at (516) 584-4685.