The Top Women Attorneys in Georgia distinction is awarded to female recipients of the Super Lawyers and Rising Stars honors. The listing appears in the September 2013 issue of Atlanta Magazine.
Ms. Portnoy has been named a Super Lawyer each year since 2005. Ms. Cummings has been named a Rising Star each year since 2007, while Ms. Hitt has received the distinction twice, in 2011 and in 2013.
Super Lawyers are the top five percent of attorneys in the state of Georgia, while Rising Star distinctions are awarded to the top 2.5 percent of lawyers who are under 40 years old or who have been practicing law for less than 10 years in the state of Georgia