Noland Hamerly Etienne & Hoss is proud to announce that Mike Masuda, a shareholder with the law firm, has been selected to the 2015 Northern California Super Lawyers list, an honor reserved for those lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Mr. Masuda specializes in civil litigation, trial and appellate practice, arbitration and mediation. He is recognized as one of the best trial lawyers in the Central Coast Region. He also accepted the 2014 Louis L. Fenton Award for Excellence in Advocacy by the Monterey County Bar Association.
Rob Simpson, the newest trust & estates attorney with the firm was also recognized by the 2015 Northern California Super Lawyers as a Rising Star. Super Lawyers includes a separate list highlighting young attorneys - known as the Rising Stars list. The selection process is developed using the same patented multiphase selection process used for the Super Lawyers list, including independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Mr. Simpson’s practice focus is estate planning, probate, trust & estate administration and litigation, conservatorships and business matters.