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GU Attorneys Recognized as 2019 Massachusetts Super Lawyers

October 17, 2019 (Boston, MA) – New England Super Lawyers, a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement, has recognized thirteen Gesmer Updegrove lawyers as top practitioners.

The Super Lawyers selection process includes independent research of professional accomplishments, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

The following lawyers were named as 2019 New England Super Lawyers:

Lee Gesmer (IP Litigation, Business Litigation, General Litigation)

Andy Updegrove (Business/Corporate, Nonprofit, Technology Transactions, M&A)

Bill Contente (Business/Corporate, M&A, Closely Held Business)

Tom Durkin (Business/Corporate, IP, M&A)

Sean Gilligan (Business/Corporate, Bankruptcy, Real Estate, Technology Transactions)

William E. Hilton (IP Litigation/IP)

Peter Moldave (Business/Corporate, M&A, IP)

Kevin T. Peters (Business Litigation, Personal Injury – Medical Malpractice, Class Action/Mass Torts)

Sarah Richmond (Business/Corporate, Securities & Corporate Finance, M&A)

In addition, four Gesmer Updegrove lawyers were named 2019 “Rising Stars,” which recognizes lawyers 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less:

Jason Armiger (Business Litigation, Employment & Labor)

Michael Brier (Business Litigation, Employment Litigation, Appellate, General Litigation)

Jennifer Henricks (Business Litigation, Personal Injury, Professional Liability)

Kate Sams (Business/Corporate, Securities & Corporate Finance, M&A)