October 27, 2014

19 Preti Flaherty Attorneys Recognized by New England Super Lawyers

Nineteen Preti Flaherty attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the  2014 edition of New England Super Lawyers. Six of the nineteen are  named as New England Rising Stars.

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. The selection process includes independent research,  peer nominations and peer evaluations.

The following Preti Flaherty attorneys are listed as New England  Super Lawyers:

  • John P. Doyle, Jr. of Falmouth, ME, for Health Care, Administrative Law
  • Paul R. Greenberg of Westwood, MA, for Personal Injury -Medical Malpractice:  Defense
  • Gregory P. Hansel of Cape Elizabeth, ME, for Business Litigation, Antitrust  Litigation, Class Action/Mass Torts
  • Michael Kaplan of Portland, ME, for Transportation/Maritime, Business  Litigation, Personal Injury-Products: Plaintiff
  • Victor B. Lebovici of West Newton, MA, for Intellectual Property,  Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Christopher D. Nyhan of South Portland, ME, for Personal Injury-General:  Defense
  • Jonathan S. Piper of Falmouth, ME, for Business Litigation, Civil  Litigation: Defense
  • Brian M. Quirk of Concord, NH, for Criminal Defense: White Collar,  Securities Litigation, General Litigation
  • Daniel Rapaport of Cape Elizabeth, ME, for Personal Injury-Medical  Malpractice: Defense; General Litigation; Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • William C. Saturley of Concord, NH, for Business Litigation; Professional  Liability: Defense; Employment Litigation: Defense
  • Sigmund D. Schutz of Falmouth, ME, for Environmental Litigation, Media and  Advertising, Business Litigation
  • Eric P. Stauffer of Portland, ME, for Business/Corporate, Real Estate,  Health Care
  • David B. Van Slyke of Yarmouth, ME, for Environmental, Environmental  Litigation, Energy & Natural Resources

The following attorneys are listed as New England Rising  Stars:

  • R. Benjamin Borowski of Portland, ME, for Energy & Natural Resources,  Utilities, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Timothy D. Connolly of Cape Elizabeth, ME, for Civil Litigation: Defense,  Personal Injury-Medical Malpractice: Defense, Personal Injury-General: Defense
  • Matthew E. Lane of Hopkinton, NH, for Entertainment & Sports,  Business/Corporate
  • Benjamin Piper of Falmouth, ME, for General Litigation
  • Jeffrey D. Talbert of Falmouth, ME, for Environmental, Environmental  Litigation
  • Matthew S. Warner of Portland, ME, for General Litigation

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