Understanding Terms

 
Nominee

 
Nominee
 
Nominee

Does not participate in voting process routinely.

Does not appear online to site subscribers.

Is not eligible for Lawyer of the Year Honor.

Appears on Ballots (in one or more practice areas) for confidential evaluation of peers (also known as "Balloting").

Nominated for consideration by peer (can be from same or different firm), marketing team, client, or other. We ask that a lawyer not nominate themself.

May or may not be included as a listed lawyer following data analysis.
 


Listee

Listed Lawyer
also known as
"Listee" or "Included Lawyer"

Participates in giving confidential evaluations.

Appears online to site subscribers.

Is eligible for Lawyer of the Year Honor.

Appears on Ballots (in one or more practice areas) for confidential evaluation of peers (also known as "Balloting").

Does not have to be re-nominated for consideration (unless wishing to be considered in additional practice areas).
 

May or may not be included as a listed lawyer following data analysis. Listed lawyers are not automatically included each edition.