Higgins Benjamin member Jennifer Ledford was selected as a 2014 Rising Star in North Carolina Super Lawyers in the area of Bankruptcy: Consumer. Super Lawyers 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. Rising Stars are lawyers 40 years of age or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state are named to the Rising Stars list.