Springfield, Mo. — Carnahan, Evans, Cantwell & Brown, P.C. (CECB) is pleased to announce that five of its attorneys have been named, by Missouri-Kansas Super Lawyers magazine, as among the top attorneys in Missouri for 2015. John M. Carnahan, III; Clifford S. Brown; Joseph D. “Chip” Sheppard, III; Thomas D. Peebles, Jr. and Rodney H. Nichols were included on this year’s Missouri-Kansas Super Lawyers list.
The selections for this esteemed list are made by the research team at Super Lawyers, which is a service of the Thomson Reuters Legal division. Each year, the research team at Super Lawyers undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by the attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check. Being included on the lists is an honor reserved for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice. Only 5 percent of attorneys in Missouri and Kansas are selected to the Super Lawyers® list.
CECB is a locally owned law firm formed in 1979. The firm currently has 17 attorneys.