Best Lawyers Names WilmerHale Partners “Lawyers of the Year”

Best Lawyers Names WilmerHale Partners “Lawyers of the Year”

Best Lawyers, a peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named six WilmerHale partners as “Lawyers of the Year.” Only a single lawyer in each legal practice specialty in each community is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.”

The six lawyers listed below have received particularly high ratings in Best Lawyers’ surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.

Mark G. Borden, Boston Corporate Lawyer of the Year

James C. Burling, Boston Antitrust Lawyer of the Year

William F. Lee, Boston Appellate Lawyer of the Year

William R. McLucas, Washington DC Securities Lawyer of the Year

Roger M. Ritt, Boston Tax Lawyer of the Year

Seth P. Waxman, Washington DC Bet-the-Company Litigator of the Year

Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 16th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2010), is based on more than 2.8 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.