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Verrill Remains a National Industry Leader for Gender Diversity
Verrill, November 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(November 11, 2020)– Verrill has once again been recognized as one of the top law firms in the country for female attorneys in Law360's annual Glass Ceiling report. Named a “Ceiling Smasher,” Verrill has the third highest percentage of women in its equity partnership in the country, as compared to firms of a similar size...

35 Verrill Attorneys Named 2020 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
Verrill, November 2020
United States of America

(November 9, 2020)– The 2020 edition of New England Super Lawyers and Rising Stars? has recognized a total of 35 Verrill attorneys for excellence in their individual areas of practice. Only the top 5% of attorneys in each New England state are included in the Super Lawyers guide, and only the top 2...

Verrill Honors Robin Murphy with Annual Roger A. Putnam Community Service Award
Verrill, October 2020
United States of America

(October 26, 2020) – Verrill announces family law attorney Robin Murphy as the 2020 Roger A. Putnam Community Service Award recipient for her charitable work and, in particular, her role as one of the originating founders and active volunteer of the SERV project in the Suffolk County’s Probate and Family Court in Massachusetts...

Verrill Welcomes Litigator Anuj Khetarpal
Verrill, September 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(September 30, 2020)– Verrill is pleased to welcome litigation attorney Anuj Khetarpal to the firm as a member of both the Litigation & Trial Group and Health Care & Life Sciences Group...

Michael K. Fee to Lead Verrill’s Nationally-Recognized Health Care and Life Sciences Practice Amidst Recent Changes
Verrill, August 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(August 31, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to announce Michael K. Fee as the new leader of Verrill’s nationally-recognized Health Care & Life Sciences Group. The Group has a long history of representing a broad range of providers, insurers, and other participants in the health care field...

Verrill Partner Recognized as a Leading U.S. Bankruptcy and Restructuring Lawyer
Verrill, August 2020
United States of America

(August 25, 2020) – Verrill partner Roger A. Clement, Jr. was recognized in the inaugural 2020 Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Bankruptcy and Restructuring Lawyers for excellence in his practice...

Nearly 80 Verrill Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers® 2021, Including a Dozen Named Lawyers of the Year
Verrill, August 2020
United States of America

(August 24, 2020) – Nearly 80 Verrill attorneys were recognized as "Best Lawyers" by Best Lawyers® 2021, including 12 attorneys named “Lawyer of the Year,” a distinguished recognition for only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area...

Pledge to Fight Against Racial and Social Injustice
Verrill, August 2020
United States of America

On August 17, Mainebiz published an article, Over 300 Portland-area employers pledge to fight racial, social injustice, covering the employers that signed the Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce pledge, “Standing in Solidarity Against Racial and Social Injustice...

Verrill Joins Law Firm Antiracism Alliance, Strengthens Commitment to Racial Equity
Verrill, August 2020
United States of America

Verrill has joined the Law Firm Antiracism Alliance (LFAA), a nationwide coalition of law firms focused on combating racial injustice...

Litigation Attorney Represents Maine Energy Company
Verrill, August 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

On August 14, Bangor Daily News published an article covering the Georges River Energy, LLC v. KMW Energy, LLC that litigation attorney Rob Ruesch is representing the plaintiff in. Georges River Energy is claiming that KMW Energy's faulty machinery provided the company with more than $10 million as of now...

Verrill Partner Joins Massachusetts Access to Justice Commission, Family Law Committee
Verrill, August 2020
United States of America

(August 10) – Verrill partner David Friedman has been selected to serve on the Massachusetts Access to Justice Commission Family Law Committee...

Verrill’s Wide-Ranging Private Wealth Law Practice Recognized in 2020 Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide
Verrill, July 2020
United States of America

(July 20, 2020)– Verrill attorneys Michael Fay, Kurt Klebe, Mary McQuillen, and Jacqueline Rider were recognized in the Chambers High Net Worth 2020 Guide, Chambers and Partners' fifth edition of the publication specifically aimed at the international private wealth market...

Verrill Partner Appointed to Massachusetts Child Support Guidelines Task Force
Verrill, July 2020
United States of America

(July 15, 2020) – Verrill attorney David Friedman was appointed by the Chief Judge of the Massachusetts Trial Court to serve on the 2020-2021 Massachusetts Child Support Guidelines Task Force. The task force is charged with conducting a quadrennial review of the guidelines as required by federal law...

Verrill Welcomes Esteemed Corporate and Securities Attorney Edward Rosenthal
Verrill, June 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(June 10, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to welcome corporate and securities attorney Edward Rosenthal to the firm as a member of the Business Law Group...

Paycheck Protection Program Focuses on Short-Term and Misses Long-Term Damages
Verrill, June 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

On June 8, the Portland Press Herald published an article, "Revamped emergency loan program remains a short-term fix," discussing the Paycheck Protection Program's (PPP) extended deadlines and loosened restrictions, but lack of solutions to long-term revenue shortfalls...

Inside Maine: A Letter to Governor Mills
Verrill, June 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

On June 6, Verrill attorney Roger Clement was interviewed on Shawn Moody’s radio show, Inside Maine, on WGAN...

Bill is Passed for Eased Restrictions on PPP Loan
Verrill, June 2020
United States of America

On June 3, the Senate passed the Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act, easing the restrictions on how businesses spend their Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans, which may allow small business owners more room for qualifying for loan forgiveness. The new statute will give businesses more time to spend the loan and eases rules on how the money must be spent...

Verrill-law.com Named “Best in Category” at 18th Annual Horizon Interactive Awards
Verrill, May 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(May 19, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to announce its website, verrill-law.com, has been named “Best in Category” for Legal at the 18th Annual Horizon Interactive Awards. Only one “Best of Category” winner was selected in each category, ranking the Verrill website in the top 6% of all entries.

As the Economy Reopens, Businesses Must be Aware of Possible Lawsuits
Verrill, May 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

On May 11, the Bangor Daily News published an article, "Lawsuits may be next battleground for businesses as pandemic economy reopens," where legal experts give insight on the lawsuits to come as businesses begin to reopen after the COVID-19 pandemic. Verrill's litigation attorney Martha Gaythwaite and employment and labor attorney Doug Currier were quoted in the article...

Ensuring Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness
Verrill, May 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

On May 8, Forbes published an article, "Here's What You Can Do Now to Ensure Paycheck Protection Program Loan Forgiveness," discussing eligible businesses looking for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funding that was made available with the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Securities Act (CARES)...

When Offices Reopen, Will Employees Still Work Remote?
Verrill, May 2020
United States of America

As non-essential businesses prepare to reopen, WGBH speaks with local professionals, including Verrill attorney James Roosevelt, Jr., about what to expect...

38 Verrill Attorneys, Across Four Offices, Recognized in 2020 Chambers & Partners Guide
Verrill, April 2020
United States of America

(April 27, 2020) – Verrill has been rated as a Leading Firm in a total of ten categories and subcategories as evaluated by London-based Chambers & Partners, one of the world's most respected legal research and publishing firms...

The NWCDN’s COVID-19 Benefits Survey: A State By State Analysis
Verrill, April 2020
United States of America

The National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network (NWCDN), a nationwide and Canadian network of law firms, has published COVID-19 updates, including “COVID-19 Benefits Survey,” a state by state analysis of the pandemic layoffs and affects on benefits as of April 13, 2020.

Verrill Awards Grant during Pandemic to Support Public Health in State of Maine
Verrill, April 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

Acknowledging that now more than ever Maine communities need support to ensure public health and the safety of residents, Verrill, through the charitable fund it established at the Maine Community Foundation, has awarded a $5,000 leadership grant to the Greater Portland COVID-19 Community Fund...

How are Families Dealing with the COVID-19 Lockdown?
Verrill, April 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

The Boston Globe published an article, "Will divorce rates spike after COVID-19?" explaining that during the COVID-19 pandemic, some are speculating that there will be a rise in these rates...

Verrill Awards Grant during Pandemic to Support Public Health in State of Maine
Verrill, April 2020
United States of America

Acknowledging that now more than ever Maine communities need support to ensure public health and the safety of residents, Verrill, through the charitable fund it established at the Maine Community Foundation, has awarded a $5,000 leadership grant to the Greater Portland COVID-19 Community Fund...

Verrill Awards Grant during Pandemic to Support Public Health in State of Maine
Verrill, April 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

Acknowledging that now more than ever Maine communities need support to ensure public health and the safety of residents, Verrill, through the charitable fund it established at the Maine Community Foundation, has awarded a $5,000 leadership grant to the Greater Portland COVID-19 Community Fund...

Maine's 'Thoughtful' and 'Aggressive' Response to COVID-19
Verrill, April 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

On Wednesday, April 8, the Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce had its first ever virtual Eggs & Issues, moderated by Jim Cohen, volunteer board president of the Portland Community Chamber of Commerce and Verrill attorney. The session discussed the impact of COVID-19 on our state of Maine...

Verrill Signs Pledge in Support of Advancing Diversity & Inclusion in Connecticut Legal Community
Verrill, March 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(March 10, 2020) – Verrill has officially joined the Connecticut Bar Association in its ongoing commitment to advancing diversity and inclusion in the region’s legal community by signing “The Connecticut Legal Community’s Diversity & Inclusion Pledge...

Verrill Welcomes Trial Attorney Daniel Dwyer
Verrill, February 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(February 27, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to welcome trial attorney Daniel Dwyer to the firm’s Boston office. Dwyer has 25 years of litigation experience and concentrates his practice in business disputes...

Tech traps for companies: What employers need to know
Verrill, February 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

New technologies continue to invade the workplace, from biometrics to artificial intelligence. With the benefits come legal concerns for employers. In the latest issue of Mainebiz, employment and labor attorneys Tawny Alvarez and Rob Brooks discuss the legal liability collecting large amounts of data brings...

Verrill Again Honored for Commitment to Pro Bono Service
Verrill, February 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(February 19, 2020) – Verrill is honored to receive the 2020 Maine Volunteer Lawyers Project (VLP) Firm Pro Bono Achievement Award, presented by VLP during the Maine State Bar Association Annual Business Meeting & Awards Luncheon on January 30. “The Honorable Howard H. Dana Jr...

Verrill-law.com Earns Gold in the 2020 AVA Digital Awards Competition
Verrill, February 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(February 18, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to announce its website, verrill-law.com, has been recognized by the AVA Digital Awards as a Gold Winner in its 2020 awards competition...

Westport's Move Mentioned by Westfair Online
Verrill, February 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

In early February of 2020, our Westport, Connecticut office relocated to 355 Riverside Avenue. The move received attention from Westfair Online and mentioned our focus on future and function...

Verrill’s New Connecticut Office Focuses on Future and Function
Verrill, February 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(February 4, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to announce its new Connecticut location, at 355 Riverside Avenue, Westport, which offers more space for collaboration and client meetings, while remaining centrally located in the southwest Connecticut corridor...

Verrill's Health Care Group has "Grown Like a Weed" and Includes New Attorney Michael Fee
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

Bloomberg Law published an article, "Latham Partner Joins Verrill to Lead Life Sciences Defense Team," speaking of new health care attorney Michael Fee. The article highlights Michael's experience and discusses his move to Verrill. Michael commented on the Health Care & Life Sciences Group at Verrill saying, "The group has grown like a weed...

Prominent Attorneys Join Verrill’s Family Law Practice
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(January 23, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to welcome attorneys Nancy O’Donnell and David Friedman to the firm’s Boston office as the newest members of its Family Law Group. The addition of O’Donnell and Friedman, as well as Hannah Zukoff, who

Michael K. Fee to Lead Verrill’s Health Care and Life Sciences Defense Practice
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(January 22, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to welcome Michael K. Fee to the firm’s Boston office as a Partner in its nationally recognized Health Care & Life Sciences Group and as the leader of Verrill’s health care and life sciences defense practice...

Verrill Elects Four New Partners
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(January 22, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to announce that four of the firm’s attorneys have been elected to partner: Kristin Doeberl, Kelly Donahue, Christopher Lockman, and Mathew Todaro...

Foresight is 2020, Full-Day Conference to Explore the Future of HR
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

Maine Department of Labor Commissioner Featured Event Speaker (January 16, 2020) – The new year brings new changes for employers – Verrill will examine recent legal developments in labor and employment law and discuss what is on the horizon for 2020 during the firm’s Annual Employment Law Update...

Verrill Welcomes Attorney Hannah Zukoff
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(January 8, 2019) – Verrill is pleased to welcome attorney Hannah Zukoff to the firm’s Boston office as a member of the Family Law Group. Zukoff represents clients in divorce, custody, guardianship, modification, contempt, and restraining order hearings...

Verrill Recognized by Clients for Superior Client Service for Sixth Consecutive Year in BTI Rankings
Verrill, December 2019
Maine, United States of Ame

(December 19, 2019) – Verrill has been recognized by its clients for providing superior client service, including as a standout in both investing in client relationships and in client-facing communication, in the new BTI Client Service A-Team 2020 report. “Providing our clients with superior service has always been a top priority at Verrill,” said K.C...

Verrill Welcomes Health Care Attorney Sarah V. Ferranti
Verrill, December 2019
Maine, United States of Ame

(December 12, 2019) – Verrill is pleased to welcome attorney Sarah V. Ferranti to the firm’s nationally recognized Health Care & Life Sciences Group. Ferranti joins Verrill’s Boston office with more than 11 years of experience as a health care and life sciences attorney...

39 Verrill Attorneys Named 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
Verrill, December 2019
Maine, United States of Ame

Verrill Attorney Karen Frink Wolf Again Named One of New England’s Top 100 Attorneys and Top 50 Women Attorneys (December 11, 2019) – The 2019 edition of New England Super Lawyers and Rising Stars© has recognized a total of 39 Verrill attorneys for excellence in their individual areas of practice...

Maine law firms, school team up to 'move the needle' on diversity
Verrill, December 2019
Maine, United States of Ame

In an effort to 'move the needle' on diversity in Maine's legal profession, Verrill, and two of the state's other largest law firms, have joined forces with the University of Maine School of Law to launch the Maine Diversity Summer Associate Program. K.C...

Maine’s Largest Law Firms Join Forces with Maine Law to Launch Groundbreaking Legal Diversity Initiative
Verrill, December 2019
Maine, United States of Ame

As part of their shared commitment to diversity and inclusion, three of Maine’s largest law firms, Bernstein Shur, Pierce Atwood, and Verrill, have joined forces with the University of Maine School of Law (Maine Law) t

Verrill Attorney Elected Secretary of National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network Executive Board
Verrill, November 2019
Maine, United States of Ame

(November 13, 2019) – Verrill attorney Elizabeth Connellan Smith was recently elected secretary of the National Workers’ Compensation Defense Network (NWCDN). Smith has been a member of the NWCDN since 2006, and was first elected to the Executive Board in 2018...

Verrill Welcomes Patent Attorney Dean Phelps
Verrill, November 2019
Maine, United States of Ame

(November 13, 2019) – Verrill is pleased to welcome patent attorney Dean Phelps to the firm’s Boston office. Dean is the fifth patent attorney to join Verrill in the past nine months as the firm continues to expand its intellectual property practice and build the firm’s presence in Boston...

HR Power Hour welcomes Tawny Alvarez as co-host
Verrill, November 2019
Maine, United States of Ame

Alvarez brings fresh perspective to top human resource industry radio show (November 1, 2019) – David Ciullo, host and founder of HR Power Hour, is pleased to welcome Tawny Alvarez, partner in Verrill’s Employment & Labor Group, as co-host. The HR Power Hour radio show airs every Saturday from 10-11am (EST) on News Talk WLOB, 1310 AM, 100...

Verrill Trial Attorneys Again Recognized as “Local Litigation Stars” by Benchmark Litigation
Verrill, October 2019
Maine, United States of Ame

(October 30, 2019) – Eight Verrill attorneys have once again been recognized for their litigation skills in Benchmark Litigation’s 2020 edition. In addition to the firm’s eight individual rankings, both Karen Frink Wolf and Martha C...

 

 


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