Kim E. Rinehart

Super Lawyers Recognize 37 Wiggin and Dana Attorneys

November 20, 2017

New Haven – Wiggin and Dana is proud to announce that 30 of our attorneys have been recognized as 2017 Super Lawyers with three of them also recognized on various Connecticut's Top Lawyers Lists. Twenty-four of those attorneys were recognized in 2017 Connecticut Super Lawyers Magazine, five in the New York Metro Area Super Lawyers Magazine, and one in the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Magazine. The following are the recognized Wiggin and Dana lawyers and their respective practice areas:

Connecticut Super Lawyers:

Melinda Agsten – Health Care

Erika Amarante – Medical Malpractice: Personal Injury, Antitrust Litigation

Jeffrey Babbin – Appellate, Top 50: 2017 Connecticut Super Lawyers

Aaron Bayer – Appellate

Susan Bryson – Real Estate, Land Use/Zoning

Daniel Daniels – Estate Planning and Probate

Michelle DeBarge – Healthcare Care, Administrative Law

Timothy Diemand – Business and Corporate

Sherry Dominick – Employee Benefits

Francis Duffin – Intellectual Property

Jonathan Freiman – Appellate

James Glasser – Criminal Defense: White Collar, Top 10: 2017 Connecticut Super Lawyers, Top 50: 2017 Connecticut Super Lawyers, Top 100: 2017 New England Super Lawyers

Robert Langer – Antitrust Litigation

Leonard Leader – Estate Planning and Probate

Peter Lefeber – Employment & Labor, School & Education

Frank Marco – Business and Corporate

Joseph Martini – Criminal Defense: White Collar

Joseph Merschman – Business Litigation

William Prout – Business Litigation

Kim Rinehart – Health Care

Penny Seaman – Medical Malpractice – Personal Injury, Family Law, General Litigation

Kevin Smith – Aviation and Aerospace

Maureen Weaver – Health Care, Top 25: 2017 Women Connecticut Super Lawyers, Top 50: 2017 Women New England Super Lawyers

John Zandy – Employment and Labor

New York Metro Area Super Lawyers:

Robert Benjamin – Estate and Trust Litigation

Joseph Casino – Intellectual Property

Scott Greathead – Business Litigation, Securities Litigation

Michael Kasdan – Intellectual Property

Steven Malech – Estate and Trust Litigation

Pennsylvania Super Lawyers:

Constantine Fournaris – Franchise/Dealership

In addition, Super Lawyers recognized seven Wiggin and Dana attorneys as "Rising Stars" in their respective areas:

Matthew Brown – General Litigation, CT

Benjamin Daniels – Appellate, CT

Tadhg Dooley – Appellate, CT

RJ Kornhaas – Business Corporate, CT

Jennifer Levine – Tax, CT and NY

Elisabeth Pimentel – Health Care, CT

Tahlia Townsend – General Litigation, International - CT

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