The law firm of Stechschulte Nell is proud to announce that shareholder, Ben Stechschulte, was named 2015 Rising Stars by Super Lawyers. This organization selects the best and brightest from across the country for this prestigious distinction.
The Super Lawyers Rising Star recognition is an honor bestowed annually on approximately 2.5% of attorneys in the state who have passed a rigorous and patented review process. To qualify, a lawyer must be no more than 40 years old and have been in practice for 10 years or less. They must be nominated by an attorney for consideration. Extensive research is then conducted, followed by peer review and ultimate determination.
Founded by Ben Stechschulte in 2012, the law firm focuses on criminal defense work for both state and federal charges. Our Tampa Bay legal team has vast experience in litigation, with numerous criminal and civil trials to our credit. Our background resulted in the Rising Star designation.
Ben, a former Hillsborough County Prosecutor, is a well-respected, board-certified criminal defense attorney in the Tampa area. Less than 2% of all Florida criminal defense attorneys have obtain this certification. A native Floridian and graduate of Stetson University College of Law, Ben lives in the Tampa area with his wife-shareholder Amy Nell– and children.
Ben’s achievements will be published in both Florida Super Lawyer Magazine and Tampa Bay Magazine in July, 2015. Learn more about the Rising Star selection process at Super Lawyers.