McLane Middleton Honors Mark Rouvalis with Annual Jack B. Middleton Pro Bono Award

McLane Middleton is proud to recognize attorney Mark C. Rouvalis with the 14th annual Jack B. Middleton Pro Bono Legal Services Award for his outstanding commitment to serving citizens in need.

McLane Middleton created the award in support of its efforts to help ensure that all New Hampshire citizens, regardless of resources, have access to the justice system.  Since the firm’s inception, McLane Middleton has been a consistent leader in supporting the state’s most vulnerable constituents.  The award is named after Jack Middleton, who has worked tirelessly for more than 60 years giving back to those most in need. 

As the firm has grown into Massachusetts, its pro bono commitment has grown too, and now serves citizens of both New Hampshire and Massachusetts. 

“Mark is a consistent champion and advocate for pro bono in the firm,” said Denis P. Dillon, a firm director and member of the Pro Bono Committee, during the presentation of the award at the firm’s recent Colleague Recognition Reception.  “In 2018 alone, he recorded 98 Pro Bono hours.”

“Mark has been a part of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee since its inception,” added Dennis J. Haley, Jr., chair of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee.  “He is quick to mentor and assist new associates who are interested in taking on Pro Bono cases.”

Mark is a trial lawyer who successfully resolves environmental and commercial disputes for his clients through trial, alternative dispute resolution, or negotiation. Mark has obtained favorable verdicts and decisions for businesses and individuals in environmental and commercial cases before judges and juries in state and federal court, and before private arbitrators. His extensive experience in environmental litigation includes protecting clients from governmental claims both in court and in the regulatory context, as well as prosecuting or defending contamination claims between his clients and other private parties. Through his trial practice, Mark also assists his clients to obtain significant insurance recoveries for various pollution and business claims.

Mark can be reached in the firm’s Manchester office at (603) 628-1329 or   

The firm thanks Mark for his dedication to helping those in need.

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Founded in 1919, McLane Middleton, Professional Association has been committed to serving their clients, community and colleagues for over 100 years.  They are one of New England’s premier full-service law firms with offices in Manchester, Concord and Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and Woburn and Boston, Massachusetts.  Driven by the firm’s depth of sophisticated legal expertise and an unwavering commitment to client service.  McLane Middleton has built collaborative and lasting relationships with a broad spectrum of domestic and international clients.  McLane Middleton holds the respected honor of being listed as one of America’s leading law firms in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers.  In addition, The Best Lawyers in America publication recently endorsed 40 of our attorneys; nearly all of whom have been listed multiple times.  Our firm and select attorneys also carry the highest legal ability rating in Martindale-Hubbell, with 42 being included in the most recent edition of Super Lawyers.