Sullivan & Worcester LLP Partner Named “Boston Best Lawyers Non-Profit/Charities Lawyer of the Year”

S&W Press Release
October 21, 2010

Boston, MA – October 21, 2010Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named Sullivan & Worcester partner John K. Graham as the “Boston Best Lawyers Non-Profit/Charities Lawyer of the Year” for 2011.

Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”

Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 17th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2011) is based on more than 3.1 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers. The lawyers being honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in the surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.

“We are very proud of John and his appointment as a ‘Lawyer of the Year,’” said Joel R. Carpenter, co-managing partner of Sullivan & Worcester. “The distinction is a testament to his unique experience in this area and his dedication to serving his clients.”


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