BB&D members Robert Blitz, Christopher Bauman, Kelley Farrell and Teresa (“Traci”) Pupillo were selected for inclusion in the 2016 edition of Missouri/Kansas Super Lawyers, with Robert Blitz also being named to the “St. Louis Top 50”. In addition, Jason Turk was recognized as a “Rising Star.” Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and personal achievement. The annual selections are made using a rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. No more than 5 percent of lawyers are selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers, and no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers are selected for inclusion on the Rising Stars list.