Best Lawyers has named six Fleeson, Gooing attorneys as Wichita’s Lawyer of the Year in their respective areas of practice. The attorneys are:
- Elder law
- Mergers & Acqusitions
- Natural Resources Law
- Workers Compensation Law-Employers
- Appellate Practice
Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 19th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2013) is based on more than 4.3 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.
The lawyers honored as "Lawyers of the Year" have received particularly high ratings in the Best Lawyers surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.