Four members at Roshka DeWulf & Patten, a Phoenix-based business law firm representing clients in litigation and regulatory issues, have been named Arizona’s Top AV Rated Lawyers™ of 2014. Paul Roshka, John DeWulf, Michael Patten and J. Matthew Derstine earned this prestigious recognition as a result of their AV Preeminent® rating with Martindale-Hubbell®, considered the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards.
In addition, attorney Jennifer Stevens has earned Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review Rating, a designation for lawyers who have met stringent criteria in legal expertise and professional ethical standards.
“To receive such high recognition from the legal industry is an extremely satisfying validation of the work we do every day for our clients,” said Roshka, founding member, Roshka DeWulf & Patten. “We’re also thrilled that Jennifer Stevens earned the Peer Review Rating, as it’s an extraordinary honor for a young attorney. She truly is a rising star who demonstrates expertise and integrity well beyond her years.”
AV Preeminent attorneys are featured this month in Arizona’s Top AV Rated Lawyers, a stand-alone magazine that will appear in the Wall Street Journal, Arizona Republic and numerous ALM publications.
Paul Roshka, an AV Preeminent lawyer, practices in the areas of securities litigation and enforcement, commercial litigation, commercial mediation, administrative and regulatory proceedings. John DeWulf, an AV Preeminent lawyer, practices in the areas of commercial litigation.
Michael Patten, an AV Preeminent lawyer, practices in the areas of public utilities, energy, renewable energy, water/wastewater, state transmission line siting and regulatory compliance. Matt Derstine, an AV Preeminent lawyer, practices in the areas of bankruptcy litigation, creditors’ rights, commercial litigation and public utilities. Jennifer Stevens, a Peer Review Rated lawyer, practices in the areas of securities litigation, commercial litigation.