Press Release November 02, 2005

Massachusetts Super Lawyers Honors 71 Goodwin Procter Partners

BOSTON, Nov. 2, 2005 — Goodwin Procter LLP today announced that 71 of its partners were named to Law & Politics’  “2005 Super Lawyers” ranking.  The survey honors the top 5 percent of Massachusetts attorneys.

Three Goodwin Procter partners, Daniel M. Glosband, Joseph F. Savage and Paul F. Ware, were amongst the top 100 lawyers statewide.  In addition to these top honors, the firm’s partners were ranked within the following categories of law:  Banking; Bankruptcy; Business Litigation; Business/Corporate; Class Action/Mass Torts; Criminal Defense/White Collar Crime; Employee Benefits/ERISA; Energy/Oil & Gas; Environmental/Land Use; Estate Planning/Trusts; General Litigation; Intellectual Property Litigation; Labor and Employment; Mergers & Acquisitions; Real Estate Litigation; Real Estate Transactions; Securities and Corporate Finance; Securities Litigation; and Tax.

Each year, Law & Politics  surveys over 37,000 attorneys across Massachusetts and asks them to vote for the best lawyers they had personally observed in action.  Each lawyer is then given a score based on the number and type of votes received. Super Lawyers rankings are published in a total of nine states, and lists outstanding lawyers in more than 60 practice areas.