Boston, MA, October 12, 2021 - Burns & Levinson is proud to announce that 28 of the firm’s attorneys were named to the 2021 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

The following Burns & Levinson attorneys have been named to Super Lawyers for 2021:

Brian D. Bixby – Estate & Trust Litigation

Ann Hetherwick Cahill – Estate & Trust Litigation

Jerry Cohen – Intellectual Property

Elizabeth Crowley – Family Law

Lisa Cukier – Estate & Trust Litigation

Shepard Davidson – Business Litigation

Francine Gardikas – Family Law

Paul Marshall Harris – Business Litigation

Eric G. J. Kaviar – IP Litigation

Robin Lynch Nardone – Family Law

Joseph Maraia – Intellectual Property

Lawrence Murray – Business Litigation

Robert O’Regan – Estate & Trust Litigation

David Rosenblatt – Environmental Law

Mark Schonfeld – Intellectual Property Litigation

Laura Studen – Employment & Labor Law

Ellen Zucker – Employment & Labor Law

The following Burns & Levinson attorneys have been named to Rising Stars for 2021:

Caitlin Barrett – Business/Corporate

Jordan Bowne – Family Law

Daniel Clarke – Intellectual Property

Kelly Kriby Ballentine – Business Litigation

Katie Menard Dalton – Family Law

Beth Myers – Employment & Labor

Bryan Natale – Business/Corporate

Russell Smith – Estate & Trust Litigation

Catherine Spanu – Family Law

Lorraine Stark – Family Law

Emily Weber – Family Law


No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected each year as Super Lawyers for their professional achievements. Only 2.5 percent or less of the lawyers in the state are selected as Rising Stars.

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