Press Release August 11, 2009

"The Best Lawyers in America" Ranks 84 Goodwin Procter Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

BOSTON, August 11, 2009 – The following 85 Goodwin Procter attorneys are included in the 2010 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys named to The Best Lawyers in America directory are done so based solely on a vote of their peers. The current edition of Best Lawyers is based on almost two million confidential evaluations by top attorneys in the country.

Antitrust Law
Hainline, Forrest

Corporate/Financial Restructuring
Glosband, Daniel

Corporate/General Corporate

Bettencourt, Mark
Bloom, Mitchell
Burnett, Mark
Cable, Stuart
Egan, John
Floor, Richard
Gordon, Kenneth
Hodges Taylor, Laura
Kendall, Michael
LeClaire, John
Macenka, Mark
Menna, Gilbert
Mutkoski, John
Pisa, Regina
Santucci, Ettore
Schnoor, William
Wittenberg, Lawrence

Corporate/ M&A
Burnett, Mark
Fields, Kathy
Johnson, Joseph

Corporate/Securities & Corporate Finance
Santucci, Ettore

Financial Services/Banking
Barr, Lynne
Hefferon, Thomas
Kurucza, Robert
Mayer, William
Pisa, Regina
Stern, William

Financial Services/Mutual Funds

Adelfio, Marco
Kurucza, Robert
Newman, Philip
Palmer, Christopher

Financial Services/Private Funds
Adelfio, Marco
Fore, Robert

Intellectual Property
Abate, Mark
Dodson, Gerald
Downs, J. Anthony
Scott, Thomas
Ware, Paul

Litigation/Commercial Litigation
Aldock, John
Beers, David
Pollak, Stephen*
Savage, Joseph
Ware, Paul

Litigation/Securities Litigation & SEC Enforcement

Pastuszenski, Brian

Litigation/White Collar Crime & Government Investigations

Savage, Joseph
Strassberg, Richard

Private Equity

Egan, John
Hodges Taylor, Laura
Schnoor, William

Products Liability and Mass Torts

Beers, David
Griffin, Thomas

Real Estate/General
Barker, Christopher
Glazer, Michael
Healy, Martin
Kay, Minta
Schwartz, Paul

Real Estate/Land Use & Zoning

Healy, Martin

Specialty/Environmental
Bibler, Gregory
Bieke, James
Davis, Christopher
Giannotto, Michael
Healy, Martin
Kirsch, Laurence

Specialty/ERISA-Employee Benefits
Cleary, John
Webster, Scott

Specialty/International Trade & Finance
Cubell, Howard

Specialty/Labor & Employment
Hale, Robert
Nagle, James

Specialty/Tax

Cubell, Howard
Glazer, Edward
Mills, Stephen
Sandford, H. Neal
Whitledge, William

Specialty/Maritime Law

Basseches, Robert
Cook, David

Specialty/Trusts & Estate Planning

O’Connell, Mary-Kathleen
Pomeroy, Robert

Tech Companies & Life Sciences/Biotechnology

Bettencourt, Mark
Bloom, Mitchell
Davis, Stephen
Denn, Christopher
Taft, Kingsley
Wittenberg, Lawrence

Venture Capital
Egan, John
Macenka, Mark
Mutkoski, John
Schnoor, William

* denotes retired

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