Thirty-nine attorneys and eleven practices have received national and regional recognition in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business*. Four practices and six partners received Band 1 rankings in their respective regions. The firm also received a national recognition in Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation).
According to Chambers, one client said "Day Pitney is a firm that establishes deep relationships with clients and is always focused on providing excellent service. They quickly become a valued adviser and can extend beyond the law to assist with operating matters and risk management."
Another client added, "Their work is extremely high-quality and their legal advice is always tempered by practical, business aspects," and "They're extremely knowledgeable, responsive and proactive. You can get quick, prompt advice that is spot-on."
Day Pitney practices and lawyers were ranked in the following categories (1 denotes a Band 1 ranking):
Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation)
Labor & Employment
Litigation: General Commercial1
Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation1
Labor & Employment
Litigation: General Commercial1
Paul N. Belval, Energy: Electricity (Transactional)
David T. Doot, Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation)
Joseph H. Fagan, Energy: Electricity (Regulatory & Litigation)
Dennis R. LaFiura, Franchising
Rosemary G. Ayers, Real Estate
Elizabeth C. Barton, Environment1
R. Scott Beach, Corporate/M&A
Harold M. Blinderman, Environment
Michael P. Byrne, Real Estate1
Daniel L. FitzMaurice, Litigation: General Commercial
Thomas D. Goldberg, Litigation: General Commercial
Susan R. Huntington, Healthcare
Ernest J. Mattei, Litigation: General Commercial
John B. Nolan, Litigation: General Commercial
James H. Rotondo, Litigation: General Commercial
Daniel L. Schwartz, Labor & Employment1
Joseph K. Scully, Litigation: General Commercial
David A. Swerdloff, Corporate/M&A1
Stanley A. Twardy, Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations
Paul D. Williams, Litigation: General, Commercial
Albert Zakarian, Labor & Employment
Michael T. Bissinger, Labor & Employment
Warren J. Casey, Corporate/M&A
Colleen R. Donovan, Environment and Real Estate1
David P. Doyle, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Michael J. Dunne, Corporate/M&A
Michael K. Furey, Labor & Employment
Benjamin E. Haglund, Litigation: Products Liability
Theresa A. Kelly, Labor & Employment
Dennis R. LaFiura, Litigation: General Commercial
Kathy A. Lawler, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation1
Thomas J. Malman, Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
Anthony J. Marchetta, Litigation: General Commercial
Henry N. Massey, Corporate/M&A
Patrick J. McCarthy, Labor & Employment
Michael T. Rave, Corporate/M&A
Mary B. Rogers, Labor & Employment
Joy Harmon Sperling, Litigation: General Commercial
Peter J. Wolfson, Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
Recognized Practices and Practitioners:
Energy: Electricity (Transactional)
Steven M. Gold, Corporate/M&A
Robert G. Siegel, Healthcare
Katherine A. Coffey, Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
Scott Warren Goodman, Corporate/M&A
*Chambers USA results are issued by Chambers and Partners. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.
Paul Belval will be co-presenting a webinar, "Developing and Financing Wind Energy Projects: Contract Provisions, Protecting Developer and Landowner Interests," for Strafford.
On June 13, Beth Barton and Harold Blinderman spoke at the Connecticut Business & Industry Association (CBIA) 2019 Energy & Environment Conference in Cromwell, CT.
On June 13, Sebastian Lombardi will be moderating a panel, "Northeast Updates on Tackling Fuel Security," at the 2019 Energy Bar Association (EBA) Northeast Chapter Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.
Alex Judd will be moderating a panel, "Future Cities: Building Projects from the Green Up," at the 2019 New England Energy Conference & Exposition (NEECE), a joint conference of the Northeast Energy and Commerce Association and the Connecticut Power and Energy Society being held at the Mystic Marriott in Groton, CT.
On April 4, Joe Fagan will be speaking at Natural Gas & Pipeline Issues, a 50th Anniversary Master Class presented by the Environmental Law Institute (ELI) and held in Washington, D.C.
Josh Cohen, chair of Day Pitney's Bankruptcy and Restructuring practice group was quoted extensively in an article, "FERC Rebuke Won't Be Last Word In PG&E Power Deals Fight," published by Law360.
David Doot, Steven Cash and James Blackburn, IV authored an article, "Risk and Opportunity with the Industrial Internet of Things," which was published in the July-August 2019 issue of The Journal of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence & Law.
Day Pitney Press Release
Partners Josh Cohen and Dave Doot were quoted in an analysis article, "PG&E's Ch. 11 Brings Rift With FERC Over Power Deals," published by Law360.
Day Pitney associate Alexander W. Judd has been elected to serve as Chair of the Energy, Public Utility and Communications Law Section of the Connecticut Bar Association (CBA).