Buffalo, NY — August 23, 2010 — Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC is proud to announce that one of the firm's attorneys has been honored by their peers and selected to the New York Super Lawyers® list. More than 59,000 attorneys across the state were asked to nominate lawyers, and only the top five percent received this distinction.

Peter A. Muth was honored in Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights.

The criteria reviewed for the award include: noteworthy verdicts or settlements; creativity or innovation within the legal process; number of cases tried or transactions handled; years in practice; position within firm; professional activities; writings and lectures; community involvement and volunteer work; professional degrees or training; and academic background, including honors and clerkships. 

The results of the survey will be published by Law & Politics Media, Inc. in the August 2010 issue of New York Super Lawyers® — Upstate Edition magazine.