Nine Berman & Simmons Lawyers Named to 2024 Best Lawyers in America and Ones to Watch Lists

It’s an honor for our lawyers to be recognized by Best Lawyers year after year.

Berman & Simmons, Maine’s largest plaintiff law firm, is pleased to announce that six of its attorneys are among the The Best Lawyers in America for 2024 and three are cited as Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Those named to The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers based on professional expertise and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

The Best Lawyers in America

Berman & Simmons congratulates the following attorneys named to 2024 The Best Lawyers in America list:

Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch

The Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch list recognizes associates and other up-and-coming lawyers for their outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States and includes these Berman & Simmons plaintiff lawyers, for the third consecutive year:

“I am proud to be a part of a committed, exceptional team of attorneys that supports people in some of their darkest hours, giving them a voice and a path to justice. It is an honor for the firm and my colleagues to be recognized by Best Lawyers year after year,” said Berman & Simmons Managing Partner Craig Bramley.

Berman & Simmons is Maine’s leading plaintiff’s personal injury and medical malpractice firm. For over 100 years, we have helped clients who have been seriously injured due to no fault of their own. We represent people—no matter their circumstances or backgrounds—at the most difficult and challenging time in their lives. In turn, we take on the toughest of opponents, including insurance companies, large corporations, and established institutions. We give our clients the tools to find a path forward to recovery as we seek justice and accountability from those responsible for causing them harm. We have recovered over $1.45 billion for our injured clients.

Our unwavering commitment to justice has long put us on the cutting edge of the law. We have a proud tradition of successful advocacy before the Maine Courts and Legislature, enabling us to help affect meaningful changes to laws that have expanded the rights of all Mainers. Berman & Simmons has 15 lawyers and more than 40 staff members serving clients in Maine, New Hampshire, and throughout Northern New England. For more information, visit

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About Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected lawyer ranking service in the world. For 40 years, Best Lawyers has assisted those in need of legal services to identify the lawyers best qualified to represent them in distant jurisdictions or unfamiliar specialties. Best Lawyers awards are published in leading local, regional and national publications across the globe.

Lawyers who are nominated for consideration are voted on by currently recognized Best Lawyers working in the same practice area and located in the same geographic region. Our awards and recognitions are based purely on the feedback we receive from these top lawyers. Those who receive high peer reviews undergo a thorough verification process to make sure they are currently still in private practice. Only then can these top lawyers be recognized by Best Lawyers.