Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Lawyers from Wiggin and Dana's Franchise Practice Group

August 21, 2014

Friday, August 22, 2014

Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Lawyers from Wiggin and Dana's Franchise Practice Group

New Haven – Wiggin and Dana is pleased to announce that six partners have been named Best Lawyers 2015 for Franchise Law. The attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015. The following are those recognized franchise lawyers:

  • Erika L. Amarante - Franchise Law
  • Bethany L. Appleby - Franchise Law
  • Edward Wood Dunham - Franchise Law
  • Constantine T. Fournaris - Franchise Law
  • James A. Goniea - Franchise Law
  • Kevin M. Kennedy - Franchise Law

In addition, only one lawyer in each category receives the "Lawyer of the Year" honor in each community. For 2015, The Best Lawyers in America® recognized the following Wiggin and Dana franchise partners as the "Lawyer of the Year" for Franchise Law in their community:

  • James A. Goniea - Franchise Law (Philadelphia, PA)
  • Kevin M. Kennedy - Franchise Law (New Haven, CT)


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.