Bridgewater, NJ (June 2, 2014) – Norris McLaughlin, P.A., announced that Chambers USA, one of the oldest and most prestigious legal listings in the world, has named the firm and three of its lawyers to its list of the leading law firms and lawyers in New Jersey for 2014. This recognition demonstrates the firm's investment in and development of practice areas, as well as its commitment to preeminence in the legal industry.
Edward A. Hogan and Martha N. Donovan, Members of the firm and Co-Chairs of its Environmental Law Group, were ranked Band 1, the highest ranking an attorney can receive, in the Environment section. Ira S. Novak was recognized in the Health Care section.
In addition, the firm was ranked in Environment and Health Care categories. Sources noted that the firm’s Environmental Law Group “houses extensive strength that allows it to handle large, complex cases for an impressive client base.” Clients recognized that the Group “handles transactional work across multiple jurisdictions as well as remediation work and contaminated site disputes in New Jersey.”
Chambers and Partners, based in the United Kingdom, has published directories of the legal profession for more than 20 years, including Chambers USA, Chambers Global, Chambers Europe and Chambers Latin America. Chambers USA investigated the top firms and lawyers for each state in over 20 areas of law. Chambers researchers interview thousands of lawyers and clients around the world to identify those who perform best, according to the criteria most valued by clients. Chambers & Partners is distinguished for its comprehensive view of the marketplace, depth and quality of research, and commitment to reporting integrity.
* Quotes from Chambers USA 2014.