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Shipman & Goodwin’s Connecticut lawyers have been recognized in 6 different areas of practice, and 14 of the firm’s lawyers have been recommended as “Leaders in Their Field” by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2022, the nation’s preeminent guide to law firms and individual attorneys. The firm ranks in Band 1 for both Healthcare and Real Estate in Connecticut this year.

For the twentieth consecutive year, Shipman’s Connecticut law offices have been recognized in multiple areas of practice: Corporate/M&A; Environment; Healthcare; Labor & Employment; Litigation: General Commercial; and Real Estate.


The following lawyers were ranked in Band 1 in their respective geographical areas: Kent S. Nevins in Real Estate and Daniel Schwartz in Labor and Employment.

The following Shipman lawyers have been recommended as “Leaders in Their Field” by Chambers USA and recognized in their respective areas:


Corporate M&A

John H. Lawrence, Jr.

J. Dormer Stephen


Andrew N. Davis

Aaron D. Levy

Matthew Ranelli


Joan W. Feldman

Vincenzo Carannante

Labor & Employment

Brian Clemow

Gabriel J. Jiran

Daniel A. Schwartz

Real Estate

Donald R. Gustafson

Barry C. Hawkins

Kent S. Nevins

William G. Rock

Chambers USA is published annually by London-based Chambers and Partners. The exhaustive selection process is based on interviews with in-house counsel and other attorneys and professionals around the country. The rankings are based on criteria such as technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness/astuteness, diligence, commitment and other qualities valued by most clients. To learn more about Chambers, please visit


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