(LOS ANGELES) Katten announced today that 12 of the firm's attorneys were selected to the 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers list. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in California are selected by Super Lawyers.

The Los Angeles-based lawyers honored on the list were Los Angeles managing partner Zia F. Modabber and partners Abby L.T. Feinman, Susan A. Grode, David Halberstadter, Michael S. Hobel, Carol A. Johnston, Stacey McKee Knight, Yonaton M. Rosenzweig, Bruce G. Vanyo, Joel R. Weiner and Benzion J. Westreich. Also selected was Craig A. Barbarosh, a partner in the Orange County office.

Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, 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.