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Best Lawyers® Recognizes Hinckley, Allen & Snyder Partners as “Providence Lawyers of the Year” for 2012

Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP is pleased to announce that Best Lawyers®  has recognized Providence Partners Stephen J. Carlotti, Robert G. Flanders Jr. and Gerald J. Petros as Lawyers of the Year for 2012.

Carlotti, a Partner in the Firm’s Corporate & Business Law Group, was named “2012 Providence Mergers & Acquisitions Law Lawyer of the Year.” Carlotti practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings and general business and legal management issues. He has served as general counsel to a variety of businesses and governmental entities with a special emphasis on firms engaged in manufacturing and distribution.

Flanders, Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Law Group, was named “2012 Providence Litigation – First Amendment Lawyer of the Year.”  As Chair of the Litigation Law Group, Flanders’ practice focuses on complex litigation, government investigations, and arbitration matters across a broad range of dispute areas for individuals, businesses, employers and governmental entities.

Petros, Vice-Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Law Group, was named “2012 Providence Litigation – Environmental Lawyer of the Year.” As Vice-Chair of the Litigation Law Group, Petros’ practice focuses on commercial litigation with an emphasis on environmental litigation and compliance.

Only a single lawyer in each specialty in Providence is being honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 18th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2012) is based on more than 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.

Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP is a multi-service law firm that has provided pragmatic business advice to clients throughout the Northeast for over a century.  With offices in Concord, New Hampshire, Boston, Massachusetts, Providence, Rhode Island and Hartford, Connecticut, our team of over 130 lawyers provides legal counsel and in-depth industry knowledge in such specialties as bankruptcy and insolvency, commercial and real estate finance, venture capital, intellectual property, state and federal taxation, securities law, health care law, construction law, corporate law, real estate law, government investigations and white collar defense, labor and employment law and commercial litigation.

For additional information contact:
Amy Bowen, Marketing Manager
(401) 274-2000