The 2012 edition of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers magazine has been published and eight Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller attorneys have been listed as Rising Stars 2012, the best up-and-coming attorneys in the state.

The Hangley Aronchick attorneys selected for inclusion as Rising Stars 2012 are:

  • Eric L. Bloom
  • Christina DeMatteo
  • Matthew A. Hamermesh
  • Adena Herskovitz
  • Alan C. Promer
  • Rebecca L. Santoro
  • Gerald L. Shoemaker, Jr.
  • John S. Stapleton

To be eligible as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Star, an attorney must be 40 years old or younger, or have been in practice for less than 10 years. Only 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are named are selected as Rising Stars. Super Lawyers, a Thompson Reuters business, selects attorneys using a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation by Super Lawyers’ research staff, and a background check.

You can search for Rising Stars by name, practice area, and location at