Five Gray Plant Mooty Attorneys Named 2013 DC Super Lawyers and Rising Star


WASHINGTON, DC (April 30, 2013) — Four attorneys from the Washington, DC, office of Gray Plant Mooty have been named Washington, DC Super Lawyers and one has been named a Washington, DC Rising Star for 2013.

The annual publication identifies lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only five percent of Washington, DC lawyers receive this honor.

The following Gray Plant Mooty attorneys were named 2013 Washington, DC Super Lawyers:  

  • Peter J. Klarfeld 
  • Stephen J. Vaughan 
  • Eric L. Yaffe 
  • Robert L. Zisk 

Rising Stars are chosen by their peers as being among the top up-and-coming lawyers and must be 40 years old or younger, or in practice 10 years or less. Only 2.5 percent of lawyers in Washington, DC receive this honor.

The following Gray Plant Mooty attorney was named a 2013 Washington, DC Rising Star:

  • Maisa J. Frank 

The list was published in the Washington Post Magazine on April 28, 2013 and will appear in the May 2013 edition of DC Magazine.

About GPM:

Gray Plant Mooty is recognized as one of the leading corporate law firms in Minnesota and one of the top franchise firms in the world. Our roots go back to 1866. Today, we are a 170-attorney, full-service firm with offices in Minneapolis and St. Cloud, Minnesota, and Washington, DC. Our attorneys and staff provide exceptional client service and value to our clients, and directly or with our global affiliations, we provide comprehensive legal services on a regional, national, and global basis.