LEWISTON, Maine, June 25, 2014 – Berman & Simmons has once again been ranked by Chambers and Partners as the premier law firm for the representation of plaintiffs in Maine.
The firm was the only firm in the state to be ranked number one in the ‘Litigation: Mainly Plaintiff’ practice area by Chambers, the London-based publisher of global law firm rankings, in its 2014 Chambers USA directory. Additionally, six of the Berman & Simmons partners were individually recognized for their outstanding work. Based in Lewiston, the firm has three regional offices and serves clients throughout Maine.
“Berman & Simmons is committed to providing the highest level of service to our clients from the first meeting through jury verdict,” said Craig Bramley, Managing Director of the firm, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. “These rankings reflect that our attorneys have the skill to achieve outstanding results at trial in the most complex and challenging cases. We’re proud that Chambers recognizes the diligence, professionalism and collaboration that our team brings to the table.”
Six Berman & Simmons lawyers earning individual distinction from Chambers USA were Bill Robitzek, Steve Silin, Julian Sweet, Jodi Nofsinger, Benjamin Gideon, and Jack Simmons. Robitzek, Silin, and Sweet were recognized as ‘Band 1’ lawyers, the highest possible ranking. Jack Simmons was honored as a ‘Senior Statesman,’ whose work has been pivotal to the firm’s success.