Pettit Kohn Ingrassia & Lutz PC, a prominent civil litigation firm headquartered in San Diego, is pleased to announce that three Shareholders from its San Diego office have been selected for inclusion in the February 2014 issue of Southern California Super Lawyers magazine.
Super Lawyers employs a multiphase selection process that includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations. Attorneys selected for inclusion to the list of Southern California Super Lawyers represent the top legal practitioners in the region who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This list embodies no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state.
Pettit Kohn's CEO, Andrew Kohn, congratulated his colleagues, remarking that "This recognition reflects the dedication and hard work of our entire legal team who consistently provide responsive and professional service to each client."
The Pettit Kohn Shareholders selected for inclusion and their primary practice, as classified by Super Lawyers, are:
Douglas A. Pettit, Professional Liability: Defense Thomas S. Ingrassia, Employment and Labor Jennifer N. Lutz, Employment Litigation: Defense Doug Pettit chairs the firm's Professional Liability and Business Litigation groups. Doug is highly regarded in the San Diego legal community and brings more than 20 years of experience defending legal malpractice claims and complex litigation matters throughout Southern California. Doug has received numerous peer-rated honors including the impressive distinction of being ranked in the Top 50 of the San Diego Super Lawyers listing for a fourth year. He has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America every year from 2011 – 2014 and has been a member of ABOTA since 2007.
Tom Ingrassia, co-chair of the firm's Employment & Labor group, provides employment law and management counseling and training to employers throughout California. He represents employers in legal disputes, claims before governmental agencies and in state and federal courts throughout Southern California. In addition to being selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers for the past seven years, Tom has also been recognized by Best Lawyers in America (2013, 2014) and received the Daily Transcript's Top Attorneys Award for Labor & Employment Law in 2011.
Jennifer Lutz co-chairs Pettit Kohn's Employment & Labor group, and represents California employers in a variety of employment disputes including claims of discrimination, wrongful termination, harassment, and both individual and class action wage and hour matters. She is a recognized speaker and author on employment issues such as wage and hour law, leaves of absence and employee privacy. In 2013, Jennifer was nominated for The Daily Transcript's Top Attorneys Award.