Attorney Julian L. Sweet of Berman & Simmons, PA has been named the 2012 Augusta Maine Medical Malpractice Plaintiff Lawyer of the Year by Best Lawyers in America. Attorney Sweet was selected for this honor based on his exceptional ability, professionalism, and integrity, according to the publication.
Mr. Sweet is widely known and respected for his representation of plaintiffs in medical malpractice cases. He has obtained verdicts of $9 million and $7.9 million, the largest verdicts in Maine history in cases involving medical malpractice. In addition to this most recent honor, Mr. Sweet has been recognized as one of the top malpractice lawyers by New England Super Lawyers. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and has received the highest ranking by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Sweet is a partner at the sixteen-lawyer firm of Berman & Simmons, PA.
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