Brown Rudnick LLP is proud to announce that 27 lawyers from the firm have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 publication, a leading peer review survey of the profession. “We are pleased to have so many of our lawyers named to Best Lawyers in their areas of practice” said Brown Rudnick CEO, Joe Ryan.  "Our firm has been committed to providing the highest quality of legal services to all of our clients.  This recognition simply reinforces that commitment.”

In addition to 27 Brown Rudnick attorneys being recognized as Best Lawyers, two Brown Rudnick partners were also recognized as "Lawyer of the Year" in their individual practice areas, Franca L. DeRosa of the firm's Hartford office for Energy Law and Michael R. Dolan of the firm's Providence office for Real Estate Law.

The complete list of attorneys recognized in the survey is included below, along with the areas of practice for which they were selected.  Complete details are also available at www.bestlawyers.com.

 

Boston, MA

William R. Baldiga

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

Sunni P. Beville

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Adolfo R. Garcia

  • International Trade and Finance Law

Jeffrey L. Jonas

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Steven B. Levine

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

Gordon R. Penman

  • Corporate Law

Thomas J. Phillips

  • Real Estate Law

Steven D. Pohl

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Elizabeth A. Ritvo

  • First Amendment Law
  • Litigation - First Amendment

Joseph F. Ryan

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

Andrew P. Strehle

  • Banking and Finance Law

Samuel P. Williams

  • Corporate Law

 

Hartford, CT

Douglas A. Cohen

  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Environmental

Franca L. DeRosa

  • Energy Law (Lawyer of the Year)
  • Environmental Law
  • Litigation - Environmental

Thomas J. Regan

  • Energy Law
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Real Estate Law

Thomas D. Ritter

  • Government Relations Practice

Philip M. Small

  • Energy Law
  • Environmental Law

 

Irvine, CA

Robert C. Funsten

  • Biotechnology and Life Sciences Practice

Joel S. Miliband

  • Commercial Litigation

Ronald Rus

  • Bet-the-Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

Randall A. Smith

  • Commercial Litigation

 

New York, NY

William R. Baldiga

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

Robert J. Stark

  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

Edward S. Weisfelner

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy

Sigmund S. Wissner-Gross

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Antitrust
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
  • Litigation - Securities

 

Providence, RI

Michael R. Dolan

  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Real Estate Law (Lawyer of the Year)

 

Washington, DC

Stephen A. Best

  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Benjamin G. Chew

  • Commercial Litigation

 

About Brown Rudnick LLP

Brown Rudnick, an international law firm with offices in the United States and Europe, represents clients from around the world in high-stakes litigation, international arbitration and complex business transactions. Clients include public and private corporations, multinational Fortune 100 businesses and start-up enterprises. The Firm also represents investors, as well as official and ad hoc creditors’ committees in today’s largest corporate restructurings, both domestically and abroad. Founded more than 60 years ago, Brown Rudnick has more than 240 lawyers providing advice and services across key areas of the law. Beyond the United States, the Firm regularly serves clients in Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, the Caribbean and Latin America. With its Brown Rudnick Center for the Public Interest, the Firm has created an innovative model combining its pro bono, charitable giving and community volunteer efforts.