Scott Rhodes Selected as Best Lawyers Phoenix Administrative Lawyer of the Year for 2011


Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, PLC, a leading Phoenix-based law firm, is pleased to announce that Scott Rhodes, the firm's Managing Attorney, has been selected as the Best Lawyers Phoenix Administrative Lawyer of the Year for 2011.

Best Lawyers has designated "Lawyers of the Year" in high-profile legal specialties in large legal communities. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the "Lawyer of the Year."

Rhodes, a Phoenix resident, focuses his practice on legal ethics and the law of lawyering, including attorneys' fees disputes, energy and utilities law, local government law, and professional corporate governance and structure. Mr. Rhodes has an extensive background in legal ethics and is a published writer on the topic. Because of Mr. Rhodes' reputation and capabilities as a professional responsibility lawyer, Jennings Strouss & Salmon ranked #1 in the US in Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law by The Best Lawyers in America® 2010.

"I am honored to be a recipient of the Best Lawyers Phoenix Administrative Lawyer of the Year Award," said Scott Rhodes. "It is always gratifying to be recognized for my work and for the contributions that I strive to make in my profession."

About Best Lawyers
Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers.

The lawyers being honored as "Lawyers of the Year" have received particularly high ratings in the surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity.

Steven Naifeh, President of Best Lawyers, says, "We continue to believe - as we have believed for more than 25 years - that recognition by one's peers is the most meaningful form of praise in the legal profession. We would like to congratulate Scott Rhodes on being selected as the Best Lawyers Phoenix Administrative Lawyer of the Year for 2011."

About Jennings, Strouss & Salmon
Jennings Strouss is one of the Southwest's leading law firms, providing legal counsel for more than 65 years through its offices in Phoenix, and Peoria, Arizona, Washington, DC, and Las Vegas, Nevada. The firm's primary industries of practice include energy, health care, real estate, and technology. For additional information please visit or call 602.495.2704.