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Shipman & Goodwin Attorneys Recognized as "2009 Best Lawyers in America"

December 4, 2008

Twenty-one lawyers at Shipman & Goodwin will be featured in the 2009 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America.”  “The Best Lawyers in America” reaches the largest and most targeted audience of any peer review publication in the legal profession. Lawyers are selected based on an exhaustive and rigorous peer-review survey comprising more than 2.5 million confidential evaluations by the top attorneys in the country.  “The Best Lawyers in America” is a highly regarded resource for those searching for a lawyer in a particular practice area.  

The names of the recognized Shipman & Goodwin lawyers and their respective practice areas are shown below.  Their names will appear in the 2009 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America” which will be published shortly.  You can also view the names of the selected attorneys by visiting

2009 Shipman & Goodwin “Best Lawyers in America”: Stuyvesant K. Bearns, Trusts and Estates; James W. Bergenn, White-Collar Criminal Defense; James T. Betts, Trusts and Estates; Brian Clemow, Labor and Employment Law; Ira H. Goldman, Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law, Employee Benefits Law; Barry C. Hawkins, Real Estate Law; Timothy S. Hollister, Land Use & Zoning Law; Charles L. Howard, Commercial Litigation; Sheila A. Huddleston, Appellate Law; John H. Lawrence, Corporate Law, Health Care Law; Alex Lloyd, Health Care Law; Thomas B. Mooney, Education Law, Labor and Employment Law; Saranne P. Murray, Labor and Employment Law; Paul D. Sanson, Commercial Litigation; James C. Schulwolf, Banking Law; Theodore M. Space, Health Care Law; Lyn G. Walker, Trusts and Estates; John E. Wertam, Environmental Law; Michael L. Widland, Banking Law; Joseph P. Williams, Environmental Law; Robert L. Wyld, Commercial Litigation.

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