McLane Law Firm is Top Listed in Best Lawyers®

Thirty-two Lawyers Named to Prestigious Annual List

September 21, 2010, Manchester, NH: McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton is proud to announce that 32 of its attorneys have been named to the 2011 edition of Best Lawyers®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

First published in 1983, Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive annual peer-review survey. The current, 17th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2011), is based on more than 3.1 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.

Because of the rigorous and transparent methodology used by Best Lawyers, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

The lawyers selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2011 from the Law Firm of McLane, Graf, Raulerson & Middleton, P.A. are:
Peter Anderson: Criminal Defense: White Collar Criminal Defense
Alexandra T. Breed:  Real Estate Law, Trusts & Estates Law
Steven M. Burke:  Corporate Law, Tax Law
Steven V. Camerino:  Energy Law
Linda Connell:  Land Use and Zoning Law, Real Estate Law
Charles A. DeGrandpre:  Trusts & Estates Law
R. David Depuy:  Family Law, Medical Malpractice Law, Personal Injury Litigation
Denis P. Dillon:  Trusts and Estates Law
Thomas Donovan: Commercial Litigation
Bruce W. Felmly:  Appellate Law, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation
Joseph A. Foster:  Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debtor Rights Law
Wilbur A. Glahn III:  Appellate Law, Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Securities Law
Rolf Goodwin:  Non-Profit/Charities Law, Real Estate Law
Thomas Hildreth:  Immigration Law
Ralph F. Holmes:  Personal Injury Litigation, Trusts & Estates Law
John E. Hughes:  Trusts & Estates Law
Linda Johnson:  Education Law, Labor and Employment Law
Sarah Knowlton:  Energy Law
Charles F. Leahy:  Corporate Law, Trusts & Estates Law
Mary Susan Leahy: Corporate Law, Trusts & Estates Law
Jack B. Middleton:  Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation
Barry Needleman:  Environmental Law
Jeanmarie Papelian:  Family Law
Michael J. Quinn:  Environmental Law
John E. Rich, Jr.:  Employee Benefits Law
Peter B. Rotch:  Banking Law, Real Estate Law
Richard A. Samuels:  Banking Law, Corporate Law, Energy Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Securities Law
Gregory H. Smith:  Administrative Law, Environmental Law
Robert A. Wells:  Non-Profit/Charities Law, Trusts & Estates Law
David Wolowitz:  Education Law, First Amendment Law, Labor and Employment Law, Trusts & Estates Law
Mark A. Wright:  Intellectual Property Law 
William V. A. Zorn:  Tax Law, Trusts & Estates Law
As a firm, McLane was top-listed in New Hampshire in Bet-the-Company Litigation, Energy Law, Environmental Law, Personal Injury Litigation, Real Estate Law, and Trusts and Estates Law.

About the McLane Law Firm
Founded in 1919, the McLane Law Firm has grown to the largest full-service law firm in the state of New Hampshire, with offices in Manchester, Concord and Portsmouth, as well as Woburn, Massachusetts.  Driven by the firm’s depth of sophisticated legal expertise and an unwavering commitment to client service, McLane has built collaborative and lasting relationships with a broad spectrum of domestic and international clients.