Honors & Awards


Our attorneys have been recognized for their accomplishments by a host of organizations nationally, statewide and locally including:

NATIONAL HONORS
  • The Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America (2012-2015)
  • U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” Tier 1 Ranking (2015)
  • The Best Lawyers In America®, Orange County Lawyer of the Year, Non-White Collar (2014); Commercial Litigation, White Collar Criminal Defense, and Non-White Collar Criminal Defense
  • The National Law Journal, annual “Winners” edition (2011)
  • Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America (by invitation only, limited to top one-half of one percent of lawyers nationally)
  • Two recipients, The National Trial Lawyers, “The Top 100 Trial Lawyers in California” (2008-2014)
  • Martindale-Hubbell “AV, Preeminent” rating
STATEWIDE HONORS
  • Two recipients, California Lawyer Magazine CLAY Award (California Lawyers of the Year, 2012)
  • The Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journals, “The Top 100 Lawyers in California” (2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2009, 2007)
  • Los Angeles Daily Journal, “The 100 Most Influential Lawyers in California” (Editors’ Pick  2001)
  • The Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journals, “California’s Top Women Lawyers” (2002, 2007, 2010-2015)
  • The Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journals, “Top Boutique Firms” (2014)
  • The San Francisco Recorder, Attorneys of the Year
  • Recipient of the State Bar of California, Wiley Manuel Award for Pro Bono Service
LOCAL HONORS
  • Recipient, Anti-Defamation League of Orange County & Long Beach, Jurisprudence Award
  • The San Francisco Recorder, Attorneys of the Year (2012)
  • Los Angeles Magazine, “Southern California Super Lawyers,” (annually since 2005), and including the “Top 50 Female Super Lawyers” and “Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyers”
  • Orange Coast Magazine, “The Best Lawyers in Orange County,” (2004-2012)
  • OC Metro Magazine, “Orange County’s Top Attorneys” (2008-2013)
  • Orange County Women Lawyers, Attorney of the Year (2003)
  • Orange County Trial Lawyers Association Attorney of the Year in both Business Litigation and Criminal Defense (2010, 2000)
  • Public Law Center of Orange County, Attorney of the Year (1996)
  • The Constitutional Rights Foundation of Orange County, Lawyer of the Year (1983)
  • Outstanding Prosecutor, Orange County District Attorney (1995)

Latest News

  • Jennifer Keller selected to nationwide list of “Top 100 Trial Lawyers”
    October 19, 2017

    Jennifer Keller, a nationally prominent trial attorney at Keller/Anderle LLP in Irvine, has been named to the 2018 Benchmark Litigation “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” list, an exclusive list of the top courtroom advocates in the United States. This award continues recognition of Ms. Keller as one the top litigators in the nation.

  • “Young Guns” join Keller/Anderle
    September 29, 2017

    KellerAnderle is pleased to announce the addition of the following highly-accomplished trial attorneys: Jesse Gessin, Senior Counsel and Chase A. Scolnick, Senior Counsel …

  • Chase Scolnick, Senior Counsel, receives national award from Federal Bar Association
    September 21, 2017

    Keller/Anderle is proud to congratulate Chase Scolnick, Senior Counsel, for being the only defense attorney in the United States to receive this year’s Federal Bar Association’s “Younger Federal Lawyer Award.” This is a prestigious national honor reserved for rising courtroom stars in the federal bar.

  • Jennifer Keller named to Daily Journals’ list of “The Top 100 Lawyers in California” for 10th time
    September 20, 2017

    Jennifer Keller has again been named to the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journals’ list of “The Top 100 Lawyers in California.” The award, one of the California legal profession’s most coveted, is given by the editors of the statewide lawyers’ newspapers “to honor those whose superior achievement and stellar results place them in a super-elite category.”