13 Nyemaster Goode Attorneys Recognized by Benchmark Litigation

October 6, 2021

Benchmark Litigationa litigation-focused legal guide that publishes evaluations of leading law firms and attorneys throughout the country, recognized 13 Nyemaster Goode attorneys as 2022 Benchmark Litigation “Stars” in its 2022 edition. 


Benchmark Litigation’s list of “Local Litigation Stars” for each state recognizes those individual attorneys who were recommended consistently as reputable and effective litigators by clients and peers. Attorneys Kevin CollinsHayward DraperFrank HartyJeffrey Harty, Richard Sapp, and Michael Thrall were recognized as “Local Litigation Stars” in Iowa.  Nyemaster Goode itself was ranked as one of only three “Highly Recommended” law firms in Iowa for dispute resolution.


Benchmark Litigation also breaks out a litigation subset for recognition of excellence in labor and employment law. Nyemaster Goode attorneys Randall Armentrout, Thomas Cunningham, Mary Funk and Frank Harty were named “Labor & Employment Stars” in Iowa. The firm also was designated as “Highly Recommended” for labor and employment litigation in Iowa. 


In addition, Katie Graham, Frances Haas, Ben Roach and Kristina Stanger were named “Future Stars” in Iowa. The list of future stars in each state includes those attorneys who were consistently referenced by peers and clients as litigators who are likely to be included as “Local Litigation Stars” in coming editions of the guide.


Earlier this year, Benchmark Litigation named Nyemaster Goode its “Iowa Firm of the Year” for the seventh consecutive year.