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salgar saraSara Salger, a partner in Edwardsville-based Gori Julian & Associates, P.C., has been recognized again as a recipient of the Super Lawyers "Rising Star" award by demonstrating excellence in the practice of law. It is the fourth time Salger has achieved the recognition.

The "Rising Star" award is presented by Super Lawyers, a rating service of outstanding lawyers. While 5 percent of lawyers are named Super Lawyers, only 2.5 percent are announced as Rising Stars. The Rising Star award is given to attorneys who are 40 years old or younger with 10 years or less experience as an attorney.

Salger is licensed to practice law in Illinois and Missouri. She is involved in her community, serving on the board and involved in numerous local charities and groups and volunteers her time regularly speaking to local high school law classes. Salger was recently designated as a Top 40 Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers. In 2017, Salger was also named as a “Get to Know Me” People to Watch recipient.

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