Seattle Bankruptcy Attorneys Named 2021 Super Lawyers
Bankruptcy and business law attorneys Alan Wenokur and Nate Riordan were named 2021 Seattle Super Lawyers, an honor bestowed on only 5% of the lawyers in Washington each year. This is the 10th year in a row Alan has been named a Seattle Super Lawyer for his outstanding work in bankruptcy law, 2012 – 2021; and the 3rd year Nate has been named a Seattle Super Lawyer for his work in bankruptcy law. Nate was also named a top-rated Franchise 2021 Super Lawyer.
Super Lawyers® selects attorneys using a rigorous, multiphase rating process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third-party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. Super Lawyers® is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
Nate Riordan and Alan Wenokur are the founders of Wenokur Riordan PLLC, a Seattle bankruptcy and business law firm, and West Coast Bankruptcy Law, providing personal bankruptcy and debt relief solutions.
About Alan Wenokur
Alan Wenokur has been a Seattle attorney since 1983, with a practice emphasizing bankruptcy. Alan represents debtors and creditors in bankruptcy cases, workouts, and bankruptcy litigation. His clients also include a number of Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustees. He frequently represents parties in complex cases, including asset disputes, financial fraud claims, and bankruptcy discharge litigation.
About Nate Riordan
Nate Riordan received a B.A. with honors from the University of Wisconsin – Madison in 1992 and graduated cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School in 1998. Nate practiced law in Minneapolis until 2004, where he practiced in the areas of corporate bankruptcy, workouts, restructures, finance, franchise and corporate and transactional law. In 2004, Nate moved to Seattle and has practiced there ever since.
Published by Thomson Reuters, Super Lawyers determines its rankings through independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. The Seattle Super Lawyers lists are published in the Washington Super Lawyers magazine, respectively, as well as in regional magazines and newspaper supplements in Washington. The lists also are distributed to attorneys and ABA-accredited law school libraries.