This recognition is an invitation-only membership, extended exclusively to trial attorneys practicing civil plaintiff and/or criminal defense law.  According to The National Trial Lawyer’s press release, Sonya was selected for her qualifications, leadership skills, and results. The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is a professional organization composed of the top trial attorney from each state or region who are under the age of 40. Selection is based on a thorough, multi-phase process, which includes peer nominations combined with third-party research to