The Connecticut Super Lawyers legal guide has once again recognized Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey attorneys as among the leading lawyers in the state with a total of 32 lawyers named in either the Super Lawyers or Super Lawyers Rising Stars honors published today.

Giovanna Tiberii Weller, Co-leader of both the Litigation and Labor & Employment practices, achieved a ranking on the Top 25 Women Connecticut Super Lawyers list.

James K. Robertson, Jr., leading trial lawyer, arbitrator and mediator, was named in the Top 50 Connecticut Super Lawyers list.

Carmody lawyers named in the Connecticut Super Lawyers list for 2022:

Stephen J. Conover – Professional Liability Defense

Maureen Danehy Cox – Civil Litigation Defense

David T. Grudberg – Criminal Defense: White Collar

Brian T. Henebry– Civil Litigation Defense

William J. Hennessey, Jr. – Land Use/Zoning

Jacqueline O. Kaufman – Land Use/Zoning

Gary S. Klein – Business Litigation

Marc J. Kurzman – Business Litigation

James K. Robertson, Jr. – Civil Litigation Defense

Ann H. Rubin – Business Litigation

Jay H. Sandak – Alternative Dispute Resolution

Giovanna Tiberii Weller – Employment Litigation Defense

Sherwin M. Yoder – Business Litigation

Nick Zaino – Employment & Labor

Carmody lawyers named as Super Lawyers Rising Stars:

Johanna K. Bachmair – Business/Corporate

Douglas A. Balko – Business Litigation

Wesley D. Cain – Estate & Probate

Stephanie E. Cummings – Employment & Labor

Bridget D’Angelo – Real Estate

Lisa L. Feinberg – Land Use/Zoning

Jason R. Gagnon – Products Liability Defense

Damian K. Gunningsmith – Intellectual Property Litigation

Sarah S. Healey – Employment Litigation Defense

Jeffrey R. Houle – Real Estate

Jason A. Klein – Land Use/Zoning

Timothy S. Klimpl – Employee Benefits

Janie L. McDermott – Estate & Probate

Meaghan M. Miles – Land Use/Zoning

Kevin G. Palumberi – Business/Corporate

Benjamin H. Pomerantz – Personal Injury Plaintiff

Lindsay T. Reed – General Litigation

Timothy A. Smith – Civil Litigation Plaintiff

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. 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 selection process is the Super Lawyers selection process except that candidates must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for ten years or less. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

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