Sullivan & Worcester’s Tax Group Nominated for Chambers USA Awards for Excellence 2010

S&W Press Release
March 23, 2010

Boston, MA – March 23, 2010 – Chambers & Partners has named Sullivan & Worcester LLP’s Tax Group to the Shortlist for the Chambers USA Awards for Excellence 2010.

Sullivan & Worcester joins five other firms in competition for this nationwide award, which honors outstanding tax work, impressive strategic growth, excellence in client service and contributions to the legal profession. Chambers & Partners is widely viewed as the world’s leading authority on lawyer and law firm rankings, and its Awards for Excellence honor lawyers and law firms around the world for their preeminence in key practice areas and their achievements over the last twelve months. The awards are based on research conducted by Chambers & Partners for the 2010 edition of its publication, Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

Chambers & Partners will announce the Chambers USA Awards for Excellence winners at its ceremony on June 10, 2010 in New York City.

About Sullivan & Worcester’s Tax Group
With 35 tax attorneys, Sullivan & Worcester’s tax practice is one of the largest on the East Coast. The team’s size and national reputation reflect a commitment to quality, an ability to design creative solutions to complex problems, and the insight to understand and achieve clients’ goals. With an average of more than 20 years experience each, S&W’s tax attorneys can address the entire spectrum of tax-related legal problems, from tax planning for complex corporate reorganizations to representing clients in adversarial proceedings with the Internal Revenue Service and state tax authorities. In any matter, the team works to identify clients’ objectives, and to design efficient and cost-effective strategies for achieving them.

About Sullivan & Worcester
Sullivan & Worcester LLP is a leading corporate law firm providing counsel to domestic and international clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to emerging businesses. With more than 185 lawyers in Boston, New York and Washington, D.C., the firm offers services in a wide range of areas, including corporate finance, securities, litigation, mergers and acquisitions, tax, real estate, private equity and venture capital, bankruptcy, regulatory law, and employment and benefits. Sullivan & Worcester is also recognized for its representation of REITs and its deep expertise in mutual fund law. For more information please visit

Leah Schloss