Benchmark Litigation Names Wiggin and Dana Connecticut Law Firm of the Year

January 30, 2015

New Haven – Wiggin and Dana is pleased to announce that its Litigation Department has been selected as the 2015 Connecticut Litigation Department of the Year by Benchmark Litigation. The award was announced at the Third Annual Benchmark Litigation U.S. Awards Ceremony on January 29, 2015, at the Essex House in New York.

According to Benchmark Litigation, "[t]he U.S. Award winners were chosen based on six months of research conducted for the 2015 edition of Benchmark Litigation in which the publication conducted extensive interviews with litigators and their clients, examined recent case work and asked sources to offer their professional opinions on litigators practicing within their state." Firms in all 50 states, plus the District of Columbia, were analyzed and reviewed as part of the selection process. Among other criteria, the significance of the cases, precedential value, amounts and issues at stake were considered in selecting the recognized firms (to read more about the process, please visit Benchmark Litigation's website).

"Our litigators are well-known for their exceptional intellect, talent, experience, dedication to our clients, and commitment to finding practical and efficient solutions to their problems. We have successfully handled a broad spectrum of complex and sophisticated matters for our clients in jurisdictions across the country," commented Jim Glasser, Chair of Wiggin and Dana's Litigation Department. "It is an honor to be recognized by Benchmark Litigation. ‘"

Benchmark Litigation has ranked Wiggin and Dana as a highly recommended law firm in Connecticut since 2012. In addition, Benchmark Litigation recognized seven partners as "litigation stars" in Connecticut for 2015.