Dinse Receives Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2016

The 2016 edition of Chambers USA, a leading directory of American lawyers and law firms, recognized 10 Dinse attorneys in their practice areas. The new guide, released May 27, also recognizes the firm as among Vermont’s best in every category of practice.

The firm’s Labor & Employment group was described as a “Distinguished employment law practice, noted for its strength in the education and healthcare sectors. Experienced in a wide range of employment law matters, including discrimination litigation, terminations and unemployment compensation.”

The firm’s Litigation group received the highest possible ranking and clients agreed that Dinse’s Litigation group is “Very client-centered, supportive and competent.”

The firm’s Real Estate group also received the highest ranking and was described by Chambers as being a “Highly respected practice, offering advice across a diverse range of real estate issues, including transactional matters, financing and development.”

The firm’s highly-ranked Intellectual Property practice is noted as a “Noteworthy practice that specializes in technology licensing, trademarks and copyright matters. Strong experience in domestic and international trademark clearance, prosecution, registration, enforcement and maintenance.”

And the firm’s Corporate/Commercial group was top-ranked, with Chambers’ sources saying Dinse is a “Market-leading practice, well known for its transactional and regulatory work in healthcare and higher education. Also offers noted experience pertaining to the technology, software and construction sectors.” 

Corporate/Commercial (Band 1)
   Afi Ahmadi (Band 3)
   David Gurtman (Band 3)
   Brian R. Murphy (Band 1)
   Jeffrey J. McMahan (Band 1)
Intellectual Property (Band 2)
   Jeffrey J. McMahan (Band 2)
Labor & Employment (Band 1)
   Amy M. McLaughlin (Band 1)
   Jeffrey J. Nolan (Band 2)
   Karen McAndrew (Band 1)

Litigation: General Commercial (Band 1)
   Ritchie Berger (Band 1)
   Ritchie Berger (Spotlight Table)
   Karen McAndrew (Band 1)
Real Estate (Band 1)
   Austin Hart (Band 1)
   Molly Langan (Band 1)

 Dinse, Knapp & McAndrew is one of the largest and most respected law firms in Vermont and northern New York.  At Dinse, client service is our highest priority.