Press Release November 15, 2007

New England Super Lawyers Honors 56 Goodwin Procter Partners

BOSTON, Nov. 15, 2007 – Goodwin Procter LLP today announced that 57 of its partners were named to Law & Politics “2007 Super Lawyers” ranking. The survey honors the top five percent of attorneys in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine.

The firm’s partners were ranked in the following categories:

Banking: Lynne B. Barr, Paul W. Lee, William P. Mayer
Bankruptcy& Creditor/Debtor Rights: Daniel M. Glosband, Jon D. Schneider
Business Litigation: Wayne A. Budd, John Kenneth Felter, Carl E. Metzger, Richard A. Oetheimer
Business/Corporate: Stuart M. Cable, Mark J. Macenka, John M. Mutkoski
Criminal Defense: White Collar: John J. Falvey, Jr., James C. Rehnquist, Joseph F. Savage, Jr.
Employee Benefits/ERISA: John J. Cleary
Employment & Labor: Robert M. Hale, James W. Nagle, Bradford J. Smith
Environmental: Christopher P. Davis
Estate Planning & Probate: Mary-Kathleen O’Connell, Robert C. Pomeroy
General Litigation: David J. Apfel, Anthony Feeherry
Intellectual Property: Henry C. Dinger
Intellectual Property Litigation: J. Anthony Downs, Douglas J. Kline, Shepard M. Remis, Paul F. Ware, Jr.
Land Use/Zoning: Martin R. Healy
Mergers & Acquisitions: Mark H. Burnett, John R. LeClaire, Regina M. Pisa
Real Estate: Christopher B. Barker, Michael H. Glazer, Joseph W. Haley, Lawrence E. Kaplan, Minta E. Kay
Securities & Corporate Finance: Laura C. Hodges-Taylor, Michael J. Kendall, William J. Schnoor, Jr., David W. Watson
Securities Litigation: Deborah S. Birnbach, Brian E. Pastuszenski
Tax: Howard A. Cubell, William H. Whitledge

Each year, Law & Politics surveys over 37,000 attorneys across New England and asks them to vote for the best lawyers they had personally observed in action. Super Lawyers rankings are published in a total of 20 states, and lists outstanding lawyers in more than 60 practice areas.

About Goodwin Procter
Goodwin Procter LLP is one of the nation’s leading law firms with more than 850 attorneys in offices in Boston, Los Angeles, New York, Palo Alto, San Diego, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. The firm’s core areas of practice are corporate, litigation and real estate, with specialized areas of focus that include financial services, private equity, technology, REITs and real estate capital markets, intellectual property and products liability. Information may be found at