Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 35 Lawyers from Wiggin and Dana

August 15, 2013

New Haven - Wiggin and Dana is pleased to announce that 35 attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014.

The following is the list of the recognized Wiggin and Dana lawyers and their respective practice areas:

Melinda A. Agsten - Health Care Law

Erika L. Amarante – Franchise Law

Bethany L. Appleby - Franchise Law

Jeffrey R. Babbin - Appellate Practice

Aaron S. Bayer - Appellate Practice

Bennett J. Bernblum - Health Care Law

Susan J. Bryson - Real Estate Law

Daniel L. Daniels - Litigation - Trusts & Estates, Trusts and Estates

Michelle Wilcox DeBarge - Health Care Law

Sherry L. Dominick - Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

Francis J. Duffin - Litigation - Intellectual Property

Edward Wood Dunham - Commercial Litigation, Franchise Law

James F. Farrington, Jr. - Biotechnology Law

Constantine T. Fournaris – Franchise Law, Litigation - Patent

Jonathan M. Freiman - Appellate Practice

James I. Glasser - Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Merton G. Gollaher – Biotechnology Law, Health Care Law

James A. Goniea – Franchise Law

Mark W. Heaphy - Technology Law

Paul A. Hughes - Private Funds / Hedge Funds Law

John B. Kennedy – Information Technology Law

Kevin M. Kennedy - Franchise Law

Charles C. Kingsley - Trusts and Estates

Robert M. Langer - Antitrust Law, Litigation - Antitrust

Leonard Leader - Trusts and Estates

Peter J. Lefeber - Employment Law – Management, Labor Law - Management

David T. Leibell – Non-Profit / Charities Law, Trusts and Estates

Frank J. Marco - Corporate Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Mergers & Acquisitions Law

Joseph W. Martini - Criminal Defense: White-Collar

Lawrence Peikes – Litigation – Labor & Employment

William H. Prout, Jr. - Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Construction, Litigation - Trusts & Estates

Penny Q. Seaman - Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants, Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Shaun S. Sullivan - Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants

Maureen Weaver - Health Care Law

John G. Zandy - Employment Law – Management, Labor Law - Management


According to the Best Lawyers website, the Best Lawyers' selection process is based on an extensive
peer-review survey in which more than 41,000 attorneys cast almost 3.9 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. For more information about Best Lawyers' methodology, please click here.