GDB Attorney Named San Diego Rising Star

Firm Announcement (April 2019)

Kurt Whitman, Senior Associate at Gatzke Dillon & Ballance LLP, has been selected to the 2019 San Diego Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers.  Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.  This is Kurt’s fourth consecutive year of being named a Rising Star.

Kurt is a land use attorney at GDB with substantial experience in real estate, land use, and environmental issues in California and throughout the U.S., including extensive experience in civil and administrative litigation.  Kurt’s practice encompasses advocacy, transactional, and compliance-oriented matters. 

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.  The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.  The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.