Hartford, CT – William R. Davis, James D. Bartolini, Andrew S. Groher, Michael C. Jainchill, John J. Houlihan, David W. Cooney, Eugene K. Swain, and Paul M. Iannaccone have all been named 2011 Connecticut and New England Super Lawyers by Minneapolis based Law & Politics Publishing. In addition, Patrick J. Kennedy was named to the Super Lawyers Connecticut and New England Rising Stars 2011 lists. Each year, only five percent of attorneys in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine receive Super Lawyers honors, and only 2.5% of attorneys forty years old and under, or in practice for ten years or less, receive the Rising Stars honor.
William R. Davis and Andrew S. Groher were included on the list of the Top 50 Connecticut Super Lawyers.
James D. Bartolini was included on the list of the Top 10 Connecticut Super Lawyers and on the list of the Top 100 Super Lawyers in New England.
Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. In selecting attorneys for Super Lawyers, Law & Politics employs a rigorous, multiphase process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with third-party research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis.