8-14-17 Twenty-Six Woods Oviatt Attorneys Named to "Best Lawyers in America"

Posted on August 14, 2017

Woods Oviatt is pleased to announce that 26 Woods Oviatt Attorneys have been named to the "Best Lawyers in America" list for 2018.   Four attorneys have been named "Lawyers of the Year" in their practice areas: William F. Savino - Litigation - Construction; William G. Bauer - Litigation - Intellectual Property; Jerry A. Goldman - Litigation - Land Use and Zoning; and Paul S. Groschadl - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law.

Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review. Their methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.

Woods Oviatt Lawyers Listed in “Best Lawyers in America”

Jack M. Battaglia       

·         Litigation and Controversy - Tax

·         Tax Law

William G. Bauer       

·         Litigation - Intellectual Property

·         Litigation  - Labor and Employment

·         Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions                      

Kelley Ross Brown    

·         Banking & Finance

·         Real Estate Law

Betsy D. Brugg          

·         Land Use and Zoning

 Philip L. Burke           

·         Litigation  - Trusts and Estates

·         Trusts and Estates

Louis M. D'Amato     

·         Real Estate Law

Gordon S. Dickens    

·         Litigation  - Trusts and Estates

·         Trusts and Estates

Anthony L.Eugeni     

·         Corporate Law

Gordon E. Forth        

·         Corporate Law

R. Thompson Gilman 

·         Litigation - Trusts and Estates

·         Trusts and Estates

Jerry A. Goldman      

·         Land Use and Zoning

·         Litigation-  Land Use and Zoning

Gregory W. Gribben  

·         Corporate Law

Paul S. Groschadl       

·         Bankruptcy

·         Litigation  - Bankruptcy

Robert D. Hooks        

·         Litigation - Construction

Robert W. Kessler      

·         Trusts and Estates

James P. McElheny    

·         Personal Injury - Defendants

Mitchell S. Nusbaum 

·         Real Estate Law

Donald W. O'Brien    

·         Personal Injury - Defendants

Anthony R. Palermo  

·         Bet- the -Company Litigation

·         Commercial Litigation

·         Litigation- Mergers and Acquisitions

·         Litigation -Real Estate

·         Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement

·         Litigation - Securities

·         Personal Injury Plaintiffs

·         Product Liability Litigation Defendants

Bruce D. Reinoso       

·         Elder Law




Rene H. Reixach

·         Elder Law

·         Health Care Law

 Warren B. Rosenbaum           

·         Bet - the - Company Litigation

·         Commercial Litigation

·         Litigation - Banking and Finance

·         Litigation - Bankruptcy

·         Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions

·         Litigation  - Real Estate

William F. Savino      

·         Bankruptcy

·         Commercial Litigation

·         Litigation - Bankruptcy

·         Litigation - Construction

W. Stephen Tierney   

·         Real Estate Law

Samuel O. Tilton        

·         Real Estate Law

Kristopher J. Vurraro 

·         Real Estate Law


Jack M. Battaglia

William G. Bauer

Kelley Ross Brown

Betsy D. Brugg

Philip L. Burke

Louis M. D'Amato

Gordon S. Dickens

Anthony Eugeni

Gordon E. Forth

R. Thompson Gilman

Jerry A. Goldman

Gregory W. Gribben

Paul S. Groschadl

Robert D. Hooks

Robert W. Kessler

James P. McElheny

Mitchell S. Nusbaum

Donald W. O’Brien, Jr.

Anthony R Palermo

Bruce D. Reinoso

René H. Reixach, Jr.

Warren B. Rosenbaum

William Savino

W. Stephen Tierney

Samuel O. Tilton

Kristopher J. Vurraro