October 13, 2020

Twenty-Two Preti Flaherty Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2020 Super Lawyers

Twenty-two Preti Flaherty attorneys have been selected for recognition by Super Lawyers, including thirteen 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:

2020 New England Super Lawyers

  • Augusta, Maine
    • Anthony W. Buxton, Energy & Resources
  • Concord, New Hampshire
    • William C. Saturley, Business Litigation
  • Portland, Maine
    • John P. Doyle, Jr., Health Care
    • Gregory P. Hansel, Business Litigation
    • Daniel Rapaport, Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Defense
    • Sigmund D. Schutz, Environmental Litigation
    • David B. Van Slyke, Environmental

2020 New England Rising Stars

  • Augusta, Maine
    • J. Andrew Cashman, Lobbying
  • Concord, New Hampshire
    • James D. Christon, Business/Corporate
    • Rue K. Toland, Creditor Debtor Rights
  • Portland, Maine
    • R. Benjamin Borowski, Energy & Resources
    • Bodie B. Colwell, Bankruptcy: Business
    • Jason G. Howe, Business/Corporate
    • Sara N. Moppin, Business/Corporate
    • Benjamin S. Piper, Business Litigation
    • Laura A. Rideout, Employment Litigation: Defense
    • Michael S. Smith, Business Litigation
    • Matthew S. Warner, General Litigation
    • Emily T. White, Tax

2020 Massachusetts Super Lawyers

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

2020 Massachusetts Rising Stars

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

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