September 28, 2023

Preti Flaherty Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2023 Super Lawyers

Fourteen Preti Flaherty attorneys have been selected for recognition by Super Lawyers, including seven Rising Stars.

Super Lawyers rates outstanding lawyers throughout the United States in more than 70 practice areas. Only five percent of eligible attorneys are chosen through a selection process that involves peer nominations and evaluations as well as independent research performed by Law & Politics, a media publisher specializing in the legal industry.

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

2023 New England Super Lawyers

  • Augusta, Maine
    • Anthony W. Buxton, Energy & Resources
  • Concord, New Hampshire
    • William C. Saturley, Business Litigation
  • Portland, Maine
    • Timothy J. Bryant, Franchise/Dealership
    • Gregory P. Hansel, Personal Injury General: Plaintiff
    • Sigmund D. Schutz, Environmental Litigation
    • David B. Van Slyke, Environmental

2023 New England Rising Stars

  • Concord, New Hampshire
    • Hanna May, Business Litigation
  • Portland, Maine
    • S. Michael Adams, II, Banking
    • R. Benjamin Borowski, Energy & Resources
    • Alexandra A. Harriman, Environmental
    • Elizabeth F. Quinby, Antitrust Litigation
    • Emily T. White, Tax

2023 Massachusetts Super Lawyers

  • Boston, Massachusetts
    • Kenneth E. Rubinstein, Construction Litigation

2023 Massachusetts Rising Stars

  • Boston, Massachusetts
    • Daniel R. Sonneborn, Transportation/Maritime

Firm Highlights

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Important Updates to American Arbitration Association Construction Industry Rules and Mediation Procedures

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Failure to Follow Your Contract's Notice Requirements Can be Costly

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NLRB Takes Aim at Non-Compete Agreements

Ellie Quinby of Preti Flaherty's Antitrust & Competition Practice Group has authored an article for the American Bar Association Antitrust Law Section’s Global Private Litigation Committee monthly newsletter on the subject of the National Labor Relations...

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Jason Howe Elected to American College of Mortgage Attorneys

Jason Howe, Chair of Preti Flaherty’s Real Estate & Finance Group, has been selected as a Fellow in the distinguished American College of Mortgage Attorneys (ACMA). Membership in the premiere association of mortgage lawyers is...

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How Much Permitting "Reform" Comes from the New Debt Ceiling Legislation?

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Preti Flaherty Ranked Among Best Lawyers 2024 Best Law Firms

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How to navigate the legal side of nondisclosure agreements

Preti Flaherty attorney Kristy Abraham has authored an article for  MaineBiz  on navigating the legal side of nondisclosure agreements (NDAs), outlining six questions for organizations to review before entering into a NDA.

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Join Preti Flaherty and ABC Maine for a Mechanics Lien Boot Camp

When a contractor, subcontractor, or material supplier encounters non-payment from a property owner for completed work, filing a mechanics lien can be a powerful legal remedy for ensuring prompt payment for labor and materials...

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Attorney Jeffrey Thaler Named to 2024 Lawdragon Green 500: Leaders in Energy Law

Preti Flaherty’s attorney Jeffrey Thaler has been recognized by  Lawdragon  as one of the top 500 Leaders in Energy Law. This is Jeff’s third time named to this prestigious list since the first publication...

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