Jenny Ledford, a partner with Higgins Benjamin, was recently selected as a Rising Star in North Carolina Super Lawyers 2012. Jenny was selected in the area of consumer bankruptcy. While up to five percent of the lawyers in the state are named to Super Lawyers, no more than two and a half percent of attorneys are named to the Rising Stars list. Recognition as a Rising Star is open to candidates 40 years old or younger or who have been practicing for ten years or less.