We are pleased to congratulate 12 Gravel & Shea attorneys, who have been recognized by Super Lawyers 2019 as Super Lawyers, Rising Stars and Top 100 New England attorneys in New England Super Lawyers.
Super Lawyers uses a patented, multi-phase selection process to create its annual directory of outstanding attorneys. The Super Lawyers team completes independent research on nominated attorneys, looking at 12 indicators of professional achievement and peer recognition, such as verdicts and settlements, transactions, and special licenses or certifications. A Blue Ribbon Panel then evaluated candidates. Rising Stars are chosen from Vermont lawyers under 40 or practicing fewer than 10 years.
The 2019 Gravel & Shea recognized attorneys are:
Jeanne C. Blackmore: Estate Planning & Probate, Tax
Livia K. DeMarchis (Rising Star): Estate Planning & Probate, Tax, Business/Corporate
Heather Rider Hammond: Employment & Labor
Robert B. Hemley (Top 100 New England Attorney): General Litigation, Personal Injury—General, Personal Injury—Medical Malpractice
Pauline Law (Rising Star): Business/Corporate, Securities & Corporate Finance, Employment & Labor, Intellectual Property
Daniel J. Martin (Rising Star): Civil Litigation, Securities Litigation
William A. Mason: Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities & Corporate Finance, Banking
Jerome F. O’Neill: Personal Injury—General, Professional Liability, Personal Injury—Products, Business Litigation
Robert F. O’Neill: Personal Injury—Medical Malpractice, Family Law, Criminal Defense
Jeffrey O. Polubinski (Rising Star): Real Estate, Land Use/Zoning
Robert H. Rushford: Real Estate, Environmental
Navah C. Spero (Rising Star): General Litigation, Estate & Trust Litigation, Employment Litigation, Business Litigation
2.5% of nominated attorneys are selected as rising stars. 5% of nominated attorneys are selected as Super Lawyers.