MIAMI – Four attorneys from Reed Smith’s Miami office again were listed by Super Lawyers’ Florida as leaders in their field, the international law firm announced today.

Three of the lawyers were recognized for their litigation and arbitration work resolving significant international contract problems, and another was included for the quality of his advice on insurance coverage issues.

Reed Smith lawyers given Super Lawyers' top-rated-lawyer designation are:

  • José Astigarraga, International
  • M. Cristina Cárdenas, International
  • R. Hugh Lumpkin, Insurance Coverage
  • Edward Mullins, International

Super Lawyers points to Astigarraga, Cárdenas and Mullins’ significant accomplishments in resolving international arbitrations. Lumpkin earned prominence for evaluating, settling and litigating policyholders’ insurance claims.

Super Lawyers annually selects lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement through independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

Astigarraga, Lumpkin and Mullins were selected to Super Lawyers for 2006 - 2022. Cardenas was awarded the distinction for 2018 - 2022.

Visit to learn more about the selection process.