Ryan Swanson Named Top Ranked Law Firm (2013) - Ryan Swanson was recently named a Top Ranked Law Firm by LexisNexis® Martindale-Hubbell®. In naming firms, the company researched their database of over 1.2 million lawyers and identified U.S. law firms of 10 or more attorneys, where at least one out of three of their lawyers achieved the AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rating. This rating indicates the rated lawyer has been deemed by his or her peers to have demonstrated the highest level of ethical standards and legal ability.
Ryan Swanson Named One of Washington's Best Workplaces by Puget Sound Business Journal (2012) - Ryan Swanson was recently named as one of the 2012 finalists for Washington's Best Workplaces by the Puget Sound Business Journal. The program recognizes best practices in the hiring and retention of great people. Washington's Best Workplaces uses an extensive and rigorous process that examines various employee benefit offerings, leadership culture and work/life balance philosophies.
Ryan Swanson's Immigration Group Ranked Among Top Firms in Washington State by Chambers & Partners (2012) - Ryan Swanson's Immigration Group was recently named as one of "America's Leading Lawyers for Business" by Chambers & Partners USA 2012 Washington Rankings. Chambers is a highly regarded directory that ranks lawyers and practice groups by industry. Ryan Swanson's Immigration Group is comprised of two lawyers, Janet Cheetham and Joel Paget. Together, they have more than 50 years of experience advising businesses and individuals on immigration issues.
Four Ryan Swanson Attorneys Named in the 2012 Edition of The BestLawyers in America® (2011) - Ryan Swanson attorneys Janet H. Cheetham, Joel H. Paget, James M. Shaker and John T. Petrie were all recently selected for inclusion in the 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Selection to Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive and rigorous peer-review survey comprising more than 3.9 million confidential evaluations by the top attorneys in the country.
Ryan Swanson's Immigration Group Currently Accepting “DREAM” Deferred Action Program Cases (August 2012) - Ryan Swanson's Immigration attorneys are currently accepting cases for students interested in the “DREAM” Deferred Action Program. USCIS has finally released the forms for an August 15, 2012 filing. Young people who may be looking for an immigration lawyer for their deferred action issues, or who are seeking information for DACA (“Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals”), can click here to set up a complimentary consultation with one of our experienced immigration attorneys.