Goodin MacBride Associate Named ‘Rising Star’ and a Top Woman Attorney in Northern California for 2018Posted by in Business Litigation | News | Regulatory
Regulatory Partner Megan Somogyi has been named a ‘Super Lawyers Rising Star’ for the fourth consecutive year and has been included in the list of Top Women Attorneys in Northern California for the second consecutive year. She was chosen for her outstanding practice in Utilities Law. Megan represents local government bodies and utility clients in administrative compliance and litigation proceedings before the California Public Utilities Commission and other regulatory agencies; representative matters include electric transmission line siting proceedings, ratemaking litigation, sale and transfer of electric utility property, and utility certification proceedings. She has also represented clients in appellate litigation before the California Courts of Appeal and Supreme Court.
‘Super Lawyers’ is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from over 70 areas of practice who have achieved a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement, and is published in all 50 states and Washington D.C. The firm congratulates Megan on the recognition she has received from her peers.
The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. While up to five percent of the lawyers in a state are named Super Lawyers, no more than 2.5% are named ‘Rising Stars.’