(Boston, MA – November 1, 2019) Eight attorneys from Hermes, Netburn, O’Connor & Spearing, P.C. are named to the New England 2019 Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars® lists. The firm is particularly proud of this recognition, as it reflects the firm’s commitment to providing clients with top-level, creative and practical solutions at unsurpassed value. The firm’s attorneys represent national and international businesses, insurance companies and individuals in a wide range of matters throughout the New England states and beyond.
This distinction recognizes these individuals as the state’s top attorneys, which is awarded to less than 5 percent of the state’s practicing lawyers annually. The following attorneys were named this year in a wide range of practice areas:
- John R. Felice: Civil Litigation: Defense
- Brad W. Graham: Personal Injury Products: Defense
- Peter G. Hermes: Construction Litigation
- Peter C. Netburn: Insurance Coverage
- Kevin J. O’Connor: Insurance Coverage
- Holly M. Polglase: Personal Injury Products: Defense
- Anthony J. Sbarra: Personal Injury Products: Defense
- Jeremy Y. Weltman: General Litigation
Super Lawyers®, a Thomson Reuters business, 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 rigorous multi-phased process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area.
The Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars® lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers® magazines and in leading city and regional magazines across the country. Super Lawyers® magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in the practice of law.