Richard F. Liberth was chosen to be featured in the 2009 edition of New York Super Lawyers - Upstate Edition magazine featuring only the top 5% of attorneys in Upstate NY. Mr. Liberth was one of only four attorneys chosen for the category Government/Cities/Municipalities and the only one listed from the Hudson Valley area. His areas of practice include Municipal Law and Litigation - General, Commercial, Insurance Defense, Medical, Legal and Professional Malpractice Defense, Personal Injury and Products Liability.
Super Lawyers is an annual listing of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes peer nominations, a blue ribbon panel review by leading attorneys from each practice area and independent research on the candidates. Factors considered and reviewed include background and years of experience in their primary area of law, the number of cases or transactions handled, representative clients, major verdicts, honors and awards, position within the bar, scholarly work, lectures and pro bono activity. Only the top 5% of the licensed attorneys in the state are selected.