April 30, 2009
Each year, Key Professional Media, Inc. undertakes research to identify each state's "Super Lawyers" – those the publisher deems are among the state's top 5 percent with regard to "peer recognition and professional achievement." Results of the research for the New York metro area announced that 16 Kelley Drye attorneys were named "Super Lawyers" for 2009.

New York – Metro area

Robert D. Bickford, Jr.
John M. Callagy
James S. Carr
Carolyn R. Caufield
Jonathan K. Cooperman
Robert E. Crotty
Richard E. Donovan
William A. Escobar
Robert L. Haig
William C. Heck
August T. Horvath
Thomas B. Kinzler
Christina M. Mason
Neil Merkl
Sarah L. Reid