Stuart Somach has been named to the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. He was named Best Lawyer in three different subject areas: Energy Law, Natural Resources Law and Water Law. He was first named to Best Lawyers over twenty years ago in Natural Resources Law, and through the years his ranking expanded to the Energy Law and Water Law categories. Best Lawyers is published in over 70 countries and has been in existence since 1983. Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review.