Best Lawyers in America
Attorney Jack H. Simmons of Berman & Simmons, PA has been named the 2011 Central Maine Personal Injury Litigator of the Year by Best Lawyers in America. Attorney Simmons was selected for this honor based on receiving the highest rankings from his peers for his abilities, professionalism, and integrity as a personal injury lawyer. Mr. Simmons has been an active trial lawyer since his admission to the bar in 1964. He has tried hundreds of complex medical malpractice cases, various tort cases, and significant criminal cases. Mr. Simmons has been listed in The Best Lawyer in America for Litigation in Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Business, and Criminal Law and is AV® Rated by Martindale-Hubbell. In addition to numerous articles, he has co-authored, “Maine Tort Law” the preeminent reference guide for Maine civil litigators. He is a former member and chairperson on the Supreme Court Advisory Committee on the Rules of Evidence and Rules of Civil Procedure.
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Since 1968, Berman & Simmons attorneys have been involved in 318 cases before the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. We take pride in representing the individual interests of Maine people, as well as impacting the development and evolution of the law in the State of Maine.