IRVINE, CA, JANUARY 20, 2016 — Kay Anderle, a nationally prominent attorney and managing partner of Keller/Anderle LLP in Irvine, has been named to the White Collar Criminal Defense list of 2016 “Southern California Super Lawyers.”
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from a wide range of practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
With over two decades of experience and nearly 100 cases to jury verdict, Kay Rackauckas has earned a reputation as a leading trial attorney. Her versatility as a trial attorney and skilled negotiator gives her clients a multi-dimensional advocate who can quickly assess their case and devise a winning strategy.
Ms. Rackauckas began her legal career in 1990 in the Orange County District Attorney’s Office where she spent 12 years prosecuting criminal cases. In 2004 Ms. Rackauckas entered private practice as a criminal defense attorney, bringing with her an unparalleled perspective on criminal prosecutions. Ms. Rackauckas is listed in the elite “The Best Lawyers in America®” in both white collar and non-white collar criminal defense. She is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, an invitation-only trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent (<0.5%) of American lawyers. She has also received honors and awards from: California Lawyer Magazine, 2012 Lawyers of the Year, Honorable Mention (Litigation); OC Metro Magazine, Orange County’s Top Lawyers for 2013 (criminal defense); and Martindale-Hubbell “AV” rated, Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. She is a member of the National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Trial Lawyers in California (2011-2014). She is active in numerous professional and community volunteer activities, including Chapman University, Dale Fowler School of Law, Dean’s Advisory Board.
ABOUT KELLER/ANDERLE LLP
Keller/Anderle (“KA”) is the go-to firm for high stakes business litigation, with a record second to none, and local, statewide and national recognition of our success. KA attorneys have won over $850 million in judgments in just the last six years, and successfully defended many other clients. The name partners have tried over 250 jury trials between them, with an unparalleled record of success. KA’s client list includes Standard & Poor’s and MGA Entertainment, among others. The firm handles cases involving class actions, intellectual property, breach of contract, trade secrets, bad faith, white collar criminal defense, real estate, business torts and the entire gamut of commercial litigation. KA is a Women’s Business Enterprise certified firm (100% women-owned).
KA’s lawyers are recognized by their peers as the best of the best. Awards this year for the firm or its attorneys have included: U.S. News – Best Lawyers®‘ “Best Law Firms”; the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal’s “Top 100 Lawyers in California,” “Top Boutique Firms” and “Top Women Lawyers” lists; Best Law Firms® “Top Orange County Lawyer honor for Non-White Collar Criminal Defense”; “Top 50 Orange County Super Lawyers”; Lawdragon 500 list of top national attorneys; the Litigation Counsel of America; the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers; the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum; and Los Angeles Magazine, “Southern California Superlawyers.