News & Press Coverage
October 21, 2016

17 Preti Flaherty Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers

The attorney rating service, Super Lawyers, has selected ten Preti Flaherty lawyers for inclusion in its 2016 list of New England Super Lawyers and seven lawyers have been selected as 2016 New England Rising Stars. In the firm’s Boston office, four attorneys have been recognized as Massachusetts Super Lawyers and one has been named to the Massachusetts Rising Stars listing.

Super Lawyers recognizes attorneys who have distinguished themselves in their legal practice and have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The service’s listing selection process includes, peer nominations, peer evaluations, and independent research. Only five percent of attorneys are selected to Super Lawyers and half of that percentage is selected as Rising Stars.

The Preti Flaherty attorneys recognized by Super Lawyers, with their primary locations and selected practice areas, include: 

2016 New England Super Lawyers:

  • Concord, New Hampshire
    • William C. Saturley, Business Litigation
  • Portland, Maine
    • John P. Doyle, Jr., Health Care
    • Gregory P. Hansel, Business Litigation
    • Christopher D. Nyhan, Personal Injury General: Defense
    • Jonathan S. Piper, Business Litigation
    • Daniel Rapaport, Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Defense
    • Sigmund D. Schutz, Environmental Litigation
    • David B. Van Slyke, Environmental

2016 New England Rising Stars:

  • Augusta, Maine
    • J. Andrew Cashman, Lobbying
  • Portland, Maine
    • R. Benjamin Borowski, Energy & Resources
    • Benjamin Piper, Business Litigation
    • Laura A. Rideout, Environmental
    • Michael S. Smith, Business Litigation
    • Matthew S. Warner, General Litigation

2016 Massachusetts Super Lawyers:

  • Boston, Massachusetts
    • Wesley S. Chused, Transportation/Maritime
    • Paul R. Greenberg, Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Defense
    • William C. Saturley, Business Litigation

2016 Massachusetts Rising Stars:

  • Boston, Massachusetts
    • Daniel R. Sonneborn, Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Defense

The attorneys will be featured in the 2016 Super Lawyers Business Edition, scheduled for release in November, in addition to various regional and print media.

Firm Highlights

Publication

Legislative Alert: Economic Recovery Grant Program Update

On Thursday, August 20, 2020, Governor Janet Mills announced the launch of the newly established Maine Economic Recovery Grant Program – a state-based approach to help support struggling Maine businesses and nonprofit organizations that...

Publication

Legislative Alert: Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee Meeting Report

The Maine State Legislature’s Appropriations and Financial Affairs Committee met on Friday, June 5 th to continue to discuss the impacts of COVID-19 on Maine’s economy. The agenda included childcare issues, a report from...

Publication

Maine Legislative Alert: Lodging reservations may begin immediately for June 1st stays

Some good news was announced during today’s daily COVID-19 daily briefing regarding Maine’s lodging establishments. Commissioner Heather Johnson announced that, effective immediately, Maine lodging facilities can begin accepting future reservations for stays beginning June...

Publication

Maine Legislative Alert: Reopening and Other Updates

The Legislative Practice Group at Preti Flaherty hopes you are all staying healthy, safe, and sane. We are continuing to interface with Governor Mills, her staff, and relevant of members of her administration on...

Publication

Legislative Alert: Governor’s Economic Recovery Committee Update

The Governor’s Economic Recovery Committee met on Friday June 26 th to hear reports from the Chairs of all six subcommittees. In the reporting on Friday the biggest monetary ask was from the Infrastructure...

News

48 Preti Flaherty Attorneys Selected by Peers for Inclusion in Best Lawyers in America 2021, Including 4 “Lawyers of the Year”

Forty-eight Preti Flaherty attorneys have been named to Best Lawyers in America 2021, including four recognized on the inaugural “Ones to Watch” list for attorneys earlier in their careers and four “Lawyer of the...