Twenty-five attorneys from Burns & Levinson LLP have been named 2015 Massachusetts Super Lawyers, a recognition based on peer recognition and professional achievement.
Partner Paul Sanford, who is based in the firm's Providence, Rhode Island office, has also been named a Rhode Island Super Lawyer for 2015.
Of the Burns & Levinson attorneys recognized, five have been named "Rising Stars," which is defined as "40 or under, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less."
The following Burns & Levinson attorneys have been named Super Lawyers for 2015:
Brian D. Bixby - Estate & Trust Litigation
Clifford R. Cohen - Estate & Probate
Jerry Cohen - Intellectual Property
Lisa M. Cukier - Estate & Trust Litigation
Shepard Davidson - Business Litigation
Lawrence G. Green - General Litigation
Evelyn A. Haralampu - Employee Benefits
Dennis J. Kelly - White Collar Criminal Defense
Robin M. Lynch Nardone - Family Law
Joseph M. Maraia - Intellectual Property
Lawrence P. Murray - Business Litigation
Robert J. O’Regan - Business Litigation
David P. Rosenblatt - Environmental
Paul M. Sanford - Business Litigation
Mark Schonfeld - Intellectual Property Litigation
Frank A. Segall - Business/Corporate
Susan E. Stenger - Appellate
Laura R. Studen - Employment & Labor
Carolyn C. Van Tine - Family Law
Nancy R. Van Tine - Family Law
Ellen J. Zucker - Employment & Labor
The following attorneys have been named Rising Stars for 2015:
Tiffany M. Bentley - Estate & Trust Litigation
Elizabeth G. Crowley - Family Law
Andrea T. Dunbar - Family Law
Michael P. Judge - Family Law
Orlando Lopez - Intellectual Property
These attorneys will be featured in the November issue of Boston magazine and the 2015 issue of New England Super Lawyers.