Press Release October 28, 2004

The Best Lawyers in America Ranks 40 Goodwin Procter Partners as Leaders in Their Field

BOSTON, October 28, 2004 — Goodwin Procter LLP today announced that The Best Lawyers in America 2005-2006 named 40 of its partners as leaders in their field.  The firm’s partners were ranked within the following categories of law: Antitrust, Bankruptcy and Creditor-Debt Rights, Business Litigation, Corporate, Employee Benefits, Environmental, Financial Institutions and Transactions, Intellectual Property, M&A, Real Estate, Securities, Tax, and Trust and Estates.

The Best Lawyers in America directory bases its rankings on peer-review surveys in which 16,000 leading attorneys throughout the country cast more than a half million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their specialties.