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Boston law firm Casner & Edwards, LLP announces that 10 of its attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2020 edition. Published by Woodward/White, Inc., Best Lawyers is considered the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession.

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Kroger, Gardis & Regas, LLP is pleased to announce that the following eight lawyers from the firm have been elected as Best Lawyers 2020 by their peers.

  • Brian C. Bosma; Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law and Government Relations Practice
  • Gregory P. Cafouros; Environmental Law

Read more: Kroger, Gardis & Regas Lawyers Elected as Best Lawyers 2020


Boston law firm Casner & Edwards announces that attorney Lynne F. Riley has been named to the Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly 2019 “Top Women of Law” list. This highly coveted honor celebrates the exceptional accomplishments of women attorneys as leaders, educators and mentors and for their pro bono, social justice, advocacy and business efforts. Riley and the other award recipients will be honored at an awards reception on November 7, 2019 in Boston.

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Carter Newell is delighted to congratulate Partner Patrick Mead on being named ADR Practitioner of the Year in the 2019 Australian ADR Awards.

Held on Friday 9 August in Sydney, the Australian ADR Awards recognise individual and team excellence in the area of alternative dispute resolution across both Australian and international contexts.

Read more: Patrick Mead named ADR Practitioner of the Year


Cyntoia Brown, who was sentenced to life in prison at 16 years old for killing a man while she was a sex trafficking victim, was granted clemency in January 2019 and released from prison August 7 after serving 15 years of her life sentence. Charles W. Bone, Founder and Chairman of Bone McAllester Norton PLLC began representing Cyntoia pro bono in 2011 after viewing a documentary about her case. 

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