Twelve Berman & Simmons Attorneys Selected as 2024 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Twelve attorneys from Berman & Simmons have been named 2024 New England Super Lawyers, including three selected as 2024 Rising Stars. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. The Rising Stars list is even more selective, where each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are chosen.


Berman & Simmons, the leading personal injury and medical malpractice firm in Maine, congratulates:

Alicia Curtis

Charles Hehmeyer

Daniel Kagan

Elizabath Kayatta

Jodi Nofsinger

Michael Bigos

Miriam Johnson

Susan Faunce

Travis Brennan


The firm also congratulates attorneys Timothy Kenlan and Christopher Boots for again being named to the Rising Stars list, and applauds attorney Abaigeal Ridge as a new addition.

Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. For more information about Super Lawyers, visit

About Berman & Simmons

Berman & Simmons ( is the preeminent plaintiff’s personal injury law firm in Maine and New England, serving clients for over 100 years. With 17 attorneys, the firm has won some of the largest verdicts in Maine history. Recognized for its long history of trial success, the firm helps people seek justice and compensation in catastrophic personal injury cases involving wrongful death, medical malpractice, mass shootings, motor vehicle accidents, dangerous drugs and medical devices, unsafe property, defective products, child sex abuse, and other complex matters.