Armstrong Teasdale Attorneys Named Among New Jersey Super Lawyers® Rising Stars
Armstrong Teasdale Partners Daniella Gordon and James Tyrrell have been named to the 2022 New Jersey Super Lawyers® list, and Partner Ashley Shapiro has been named to the 2022 Rising Stars list. They are among dozens of Armstrong Teasdale attorneys ranked annually by Super Lawyers in jurisdictions across the country.
Super Lawyers is an annual list of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selection for Super Lawyers includes peer nominations, a blue-ribbon panel review process and independent research on candidates.
The Rising Stars list consists of the state’s top young attorneys. Candidates must be 40 years old or younger, or have practiced for 10 years or less.
Gordon is a member of the firm’s Litigation practice group. Her practice centers around internal investigations and criminal defense, as well as complex commercial litigation, with a focus on construction and employment disputes. Known for her creative and zealous advocacy, Gordon has served as lead counsel in civil and criminal jury trials, including one of the only federal white-collar jury trials to proceed during the COVID-19 era in the Southern District of New York.
Tyrrell has served as lead counsel in the country’s highest profile cases including Agent Orange, Y2K, Deepwater Horizon and the World Trade Center litigation. He is a Harvard-trained mediator and has facilitated the settlement of disputes from massive multidistrict litigation to trade secret, contract and intellectual property matters.
Shapiro has more than a decade of experience defending clients in criminal litigation, internal investigations and corporate compliance matters. A strong advocate and trial lawyer, she has experience at both the federal and state levels across many jurisdictions, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. Her representations extend to the energy, health care and life sciences, and higher education sectors.
The 2022 rankings appear in the March issue of New Jersey Super Lawyers® Magazine.