Category Archives: Law Firms

SGR’s Victor Metsch Selected as 2020 Top Rated Lawyer

SGR is proud to announce that Victor Metsch from the firm’s New York office has again been selected as a 2020 Top Rated Lawyer as designated by Martindale-Hubbell. 
New York’s Top Rated Lawyers will run in New York Magazine and the New York Law Journal. These publications reach 1.3 million and 21,000 readers respectively in print and 17.2 million and 192,000 monthly unique visitors online. 

For more information on Martindale-Hubbell, click here.

Are You a “Good” Partner?

I recently published an article evaluating performance as a law firm partner:

Are You a “Good” Partner?

Reprinted with permission from: New York State Bar Association Journal, June 2015, Vol. 87, No. 5, published by the New York State Bar Association, One Elk Street, Albany, New York 12207.

Victor Metsch Chosen as a Super Lawyer in the Super Lawyers’ 2014 New York Metro List


Victor Metsch

 Chosen as a Super Lawyer in the Super Lawyers’ 

2014 New York Metro List

 The Super Lawyers distinction honors attorneys who attain a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement as some of the region’s pre-eminent lawyers. Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations, all of which result in a comprehensive and diverse listing of the top attorneys in each state. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected as Super Lawyers and no more than 2.5 percent are selected as Rising Stars.

Victor is Of Counsel in the Litigation, Alternative Dispute Resolution and Appellate Practices of Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP.

Atlanta-Based Smith, Gambrell & Russell Combines With Hartman & Craven in New York

In October, Hartman & Craven combined with Smith, Gambrell & Russell.  Read more about the firm here.