The attorneys at Landerholm Family Law are devoted to providing clients with outstanding legal services. Their commitment has earned them recognition by organizations, publications and their peers both nationally and locally.
Super Lawyers® rates lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained exceptional professional achievement and recognition. Super Lawyers®’ patented, multiphase selection process involves independent research as well as peer nominations and evaluations. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse list of outstanding attorneys, which can be used as a resource for anyone searching for legal counsel.
Lewis Irwin Landerholm was selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ list in 2016, 2017 and 2018 for his work as a family lawyer. Lauren Barnhart was selected to the 2018 Super Lawyers® Rising Stars℠ for her work in family law and as an estate planning lawyer. Rising Stars℠ candidates are either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or fewer. This honor recognizes no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in each state, making it a truly remarkable achievement.
In 2017, Landerholm Family Law ranked #36 out of 100 businesses in the Portland Business Journal’s “Fastest-Growing Private 100 Companies.,”moving up 5 spots after placing #41 in 2016 .The list recognizes privately held businesses that demonstrate the highest revenue growth rate over the past three years. This year was exceptionally competitive with the highest number off businesses qualifying for the honor.
The attorneys and staff at Landerholm Family Law are honored and proud to be included on PBJ’s list. As the firm continues to grow, this type of recognition reflects not only its reputation with clients and peers, but also its ability to run efficiently and effectively as a business. Further, the ability to relate to other businesses and business owners is crucial in truly being part of the Portland community and assisting local clients with their family law concerns.
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Landerholm Family Law has a “Superb” rating on Avvo. Our attorneys have also received the following recognition from Avvo:
The National Academy of Family Law Attorneys (NAFLA) recognizes exceptional family law attorneys in the U.S. with the prestigious honor of their Top 10 list. The attorneys who make NAFLA’s list must first be nominated by a licensed practicing attorney or an NAFLA in-house research staff member. If an attorney meets the minimum requirements of membership, he or she must be one of 50 chosen to advance to the final selection stage. The NAFLA’s Board of Governors then officially selects the Top 10 in each state.
The 2016, 2017, and 2018 Law Firm 500 Award Honorees lists showcase the top one-hundred fastest growing law firms in America. The published list recognizes law firms that have achieved significant growth in revenues and demonstrate innovation, operational excellence, and a commitment to client service. Each nominee was evaluated by an outside accounting firm, and subjected to an identical review process.
In 2016, Joanna L. Posey was named among the 10 Best Female Attorneys in Oregon by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys. Selection is based on client satisfaction in addition to industry leadership, awards, publications, speaking engagements and other criteria.
All attorneys at Landerholm Family Law are in good standing with the Oregon Bar Association, which aims to “…serve justice by promoting respect for the rule of law, by improving the quality of legal services, and by increasing access to justice.”
In 2016, Litigation Director Will Jones was appointed to serve on the Oregon State Bar Advisory Board. He has also held the following positions:
The Oregon State Bar was established in 1935 to license lawyers in the state as well as regulate the practice of law and provide services to bar members and the public.
The Oregon Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA) provides members with additional tools and services so they can best represent their clients. Members have access to the assistance of hundreds of their colleagues as well as Continuing Legal Education seminars, professional publications, and advocacy work at the state and federal levels.
Issued by Justipedia.com, this recognition means that we have been listed among the top 20 Twitter feeds in the United States for divorce information and resources. We are nationally recognized authorities on matters of child and spousal support as well as contested divorce.