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Nine CGS3 Attorneys Recognized In San Diego Super Lawyers

January 30, 2017 CGS3 CGS3 Team

SAN DIEGO (January 30, 2017) – Crosbie Gliner Schiffman Southard & Swanson (CGS3) partners Dawn Saunders and Phil Jelsma have received top rankings in the 2017 edition of San Diego Super Lawyers, with Saunders highlighted as one of the Top 25 Women San Diego Attorneys and Jelsma listed among the Top 50 San Diego Attorneys in the annual legal services directory.

In addition to Saunders and Jelsma, seven other CGS3 attorneys are featured in the 2017 edition of San Diego Super Lawyers, including partners Thomas Crosbie, Ray Gliner, Brian Kintz, Fernando Landa, Gregory Markow and Dana Schiffman and senior counsel Stacey Tyree.  Landa and Tyree were named as Rising Stars for the second time each.

Super Lawyers annually ranks the top attorneys in San Diego, as well as other select regions throughout the United States, with just five percent of San Diego attorneys featured. Meeting Super Lawyers’ rigorous standards, the featured CGS3 attorneys all have considerable expertise in all aspects of commercial real estate law.

The leading annual legal services directory for consumers, Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding attorneys from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is based on peer nominations supported by interviews, independent research, data verification and good standing review. Rising Stars meet the same criteria as Super Lawyers, however candidates must be 40 years old or younger or have practiced law for 10 years or less.

About Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers magazine can be found in all 50 states. With an objective to create a comprehensive list that is useful to consumers of legal services, its listings range from small town lawyers in boutique firms to big city attorneys at large corporate law offices, as well as legal aid attorneys, prosecutors and in-house counsel.  For more information, visit

About Crosbie Gliner Schiffman Southard & Swanson LLP (CGS3)

Since its inception in 2013, CGS3 has emerged as the preeminent real estate law firm in Southern California, attracting some of the state’s finest real estate attorneys from both large corporate firms and senior in-house positions.

With practice areas including land use, finance, acquisition/disposition, entity formation, tax, development, leasing, distressed assets and litigation/disputes, CGS3 is located at 12750 High Bluff Drive, Suite 250, San Diego, California 92130 and 11601 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 1660, Los Angeles, California 90025. For more information, visit

Media contact:  Sydnie Moore (619) 823-8448