Seven Cerritos Attorneys Selected for 2014 'Super Lawyers’ Designation


Cerritos, CA—Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo (AALRR) is pleased to announce that seven partners from the firm's Cerritos office have been included on the list of 2014 Super Lawyers issued by the Super Lawyers national rating service.

The seven partners named as Super Lawyers are James C. Romo, the firm’s managing partner, with the firm’s education practice and enjoys distinction in the practice areas of labor relations and employee law matters; Steven D. Atkinson of the firm's private employment practice and a firm founder who is widely recognized as one of the top labor lawyers in the nation; Thomas W. Kovacich, a senior partner, facilities practice group chair, and considered a specialist in prevailing wage; Warren S. Kinsler of the firm's education practice and a leader in higher education law; Irma Rodriguez Moisa, public entity labor and employment practice group chair, employment law practice litigator and trial attorney, and recognized by the Daily Journal as a Top 25 Municipal Lawyer in California; Nate Kowalski, a litigator with the firm’s labor and employment practice and recognized multiple times for his accomplishments by the Daily Journal; and Mark T. Palin, a business and commercial litigation attorney who also specializes in class action defense.

Chief Operating Officer Robert L. Wenzel said: "The consistent recognition of AALRR attorneys by various publications and other rankings indicates that clients and peers recognize our continued focus of helping them solve their workplace legal issues."

Super Lawyers recognizes attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their legal practice. The selection process is rigorous and includes third-party validation of the attorney’s professional accomplishments. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.

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About Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo

AALRR is a full service California law firm with a focus on employment and labor, education, corporate, real estate, and construction and commercial and complex litigation. We are counsel to more than 400 school districts and public and private universities. Our diverse teams bring a seasoned perspective to California’s complex legal landscape for both private and public entities. AALRR maintains offices in Cerritos, Fresno, Irvine, Pasadena, Pleasanton, Riverside, Sacramento and San Diego. For further information about us, visit our website at or sign up for key updates at our blogs or 



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