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2010 New England Super Lawyers

October 2010 — Bill Contente, Lee Gesmer, Sean Gilligan, Peter Moldave, Sarah Richmond and Andrew Updegrove were each named a 2010 New England Super Lawyer by Law & Politics and Boston Magazine.

Gesmer Updegrove LLP is a distinguished law firm known for its expertise in technology, start-up, and corporate law. In October 2010, six of our esteemed partners—Bill Contente, Lee Gesmer, Sean Gilligan, Peter Moldave, Sarah Richmond, and Andrew Updegrove—were each named a 2010 New England Super Lawyer by Law & Politics and Boston Magazine. This prestigious recognition highlights the exceptional legal talent and dedication that define our firm.

Bill Contente, one of our founding partners, is renowned for his extensive experience in corporate law and venture capital. His strategic insights and commitment to clients have been instrumental in guiding numerous start-ups to success. Lee Gesmer, another founding partner, is celebrated for his litigation prowess and his ability to navigate complex intellectual property disputes, ensuring the protection and advancement of our clients’ innovations.

Sean Gilligan’s corporate and securities law expertise has made him a trusted advisor to many technology companies. His meticulous approach and deep understanding of the legal landscape help clients achieve their business objectives efficiently. Peter Moldave, with his focus on mergers and acquisitions, brings a wealth of knowledge and a keen eye for detail, ensuring that transactions are smooth and advantageous for our clients.

Sarah Richmond, a leader in employment law, provides invaluable guidance on labor relations, compliance, and workplace disputes. Her ability to balance legal acumen with practical solutions makes her a sought-after counselor for companies navigating the complexities of employment law. Andrew Updegrove, a specialist in technology law and standards setting, is recognized for his work with consortia and open-source communities. His forward-thinking approach and dedication to the tech industry have positioned him as a leading figure in the field.

The collective recognition of these six partners as New England Super Lawyers is a testament to the high standards of excellence and professionalism at Gesmer Updegrove LLP. Our team is committed to delivering top-tier legal services, fostering innovation, and supporting the growth and success of our clients. Whether you are a start-up or an established corporation, you can trust Gesmer Updegrove LLP to provide the legal expertise and strategic counsel you need.