Sullivan & Worcester Tax Partners Named Best Lawyers’ 2012 “Lawyers of the Year”

S&W Press Release
October 24, 2011

Boston, MA – October 24, 2011Best Lawyers, a respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named Sullivan & Worcester Tax Partners Ameek Ashok Ponda and David J. Nagle as 2012 Lawyers of the Year in Boston.

Mr. Ponda has been named the “Boston Tax Law Lawyer of the Year” and Mr. Nagle has been named the “Boston Litigation & Controversy - Tax Lawyer of the Year.”

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, 18th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2012) is based on more than 3.9 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.

“Both Ameek and David are outstanding tax attorneys, and we are proud that their accomplishments have earned them each the title of ‘Lawyer of the Year,’” said Joel R. Carpenter, tax partner and co-managing partner of Sullivan & Worcester. “The distinction is a testament to their dedication to serving their clients.”

About Sullivan & Worcester LLP

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, climate change, 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   


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