Karen Persis was selected for inclusion as a Florida Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2014. To be eligible as a Rising Star, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger, or in practice for 10 or fewer years. Karen Persis began her practice in 2005. Although Super Lawyers includes up to 5% of lawyers in Florida, there are fewer Rising Stars — only 2.5% of attorneys are named to this list. Ms. Persis has previously been named a Rising Star in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. She is honored to be selected again in 2014.