Nov 29, 2016Burns & Levinson Wins $6 Million Appeal for Client in Post-Divorce Dispute
Burns & Levinson obtains major appellate victory for Craig Irish, whose ex-wife, Dawn, filed suit in federal court seeking part of a $20 million bonus that Craig received nearly two years after the parties’ divorce.
Nov 14, 2016Burns & Levinson Wins Important Elder Abuse Case on Appeal
Appeals Court of Massachusetts affirms key decisions of lower court and awards attorneys’ fees.
Nov 1, 2016Burns & Levinson Named to the 2017 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” List in 21 Practice Areas
Burns & Levinson received top rankings across a broad spectrum of practice areas.
Oct 24, 2016Burns & Levinson Partner Nancy Van Tine Selected to 2016 “Top Women of Law” List by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly
The awards celebrate outstanding achievements made by exceptional women lawyers who are pioneers, educators, trailblazers, and role models.
Oct 18, 2016Thirty-Seven Burns & Levinson Attorneys Named to 2016 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List
Oct 18, 2016Burns & Levinson Represents Heal in Over $35 Million of Convertible Note and Series A Funding
The financing was led by the Tull Investment Group, with participation from Breyer Capital, Hashtag One and Slow Ventures, along with Qualcomm’s executive chairman, Paul Jacobs, and the chief executive of Skydance Media, David Ellison.
Aug 29, 2016Burns & Levinson Scores Big on Behalf of Trust Client
Thanks to "strategically aggressive pleadings" from our Trusts & Estates team, a difficult case was settled out of court.
Aug 15, 2016Twenty-Six Burns & Levinson Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers in America 2017
Aug 4, 2016Burns & Levinson Wins Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Unanimous Reversal of Appeals Court Ruling in Pfannenstiehl v. Pfannenstiehl
Nationally-watched case shines the spotlight on the issue of trust assets as marital property in divorce proceedings.
Aug 3, 2016Matthew Feher Selected to Serve on the Development Committee of Veterans Legal Services
As a member of the development committee, Matthew will continue to support VLS’ mission to promote self-sufficiency, stability and financial security for veterans through comprehensive and accessible legal services.
Jul 14, 2016Elizabeth Crowley Named to the American Institute of Family Law Attorney’s “10 Best Under 40” List
Partner Elizabeth Crowley was recently named to the AIOFLA's “10 Best Under 40” list.
May 16, 2016Burns & Levinson Welcomes Two New Attorneys
Shawn Foley and Laura Schumacher have joined the firm.
Apr 21, 2016Burns & Levinson Ranks on Q1 2016 League Table for PIPEs
Mar 31, 2016Burns & Levinson Welcomes Two New Associates
Bryce J. Helfer and Eric G. J. Kaviar have joined the firm as associates.
Mar 23, 2016Burns & Levinson Elects Five Attorneys to Partnership
Attorneys Ronald P. Barriere, Sara Yevics Beccia, Michael P. Judge, Steven M. Mills and Dr. Janine M. Susan have been elected to the firm’s partnership.
Mar 16, 2016Burns & Levinson’s Matthew Feher Elected to National DBIA Committee
Mar 1, 2016A Message From the Managing Partner on the Passing of Firm Co-Founder Thomas D. Burns
Feb 27, 2016Founding Partner and Eminent Trial Lawyer Thomas D. Burns Dies at Age 94
Burns & Levinson is mourning the death of firm co-founder Thomas D. Burns, who passed away on Feb. 27, 2016.
Feb 17, 2016Partner Joe Maraia Receives 2016 Client Choice Award
Partner Joe Maraia has been recognized with a 2016 Client Choice Award in the Intellectual Property — Patents category for Massachusetts.
Feb 8, 2016Burns & Levinson Welcomes Four New Attorneys
Burns & Levinson LLP welcomes four new attorneys, bolstering the firm’s Private Client, Business Litigation and Real Estate groups.
Jan 7, 2016Debra R. Silberstein Joins Burns & Levinson’s Private Client Group
Debra Rahmin Silberstein has joined Burns & Levinson as a partner in the Private Client group.
Dec 10, 2015Josef Volman Named 2016 President of ACG Boston
Josef B. Volman, partner and chair of Burns & Levinson’s Corporate group, has been elected Boston chapter president of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) for 2016.
Dec 1, 2015Burns & Levinson Welcomes Five New Associates
New hires bolster the firm’s Corporate and Business Litigation groups.
Nov 12, 2015Burns & Levinson Advises Questex on Acquisition by Buyers Lab
Burns & Levinson is proud to congratulate Questex, LLC, on the acquisition of its InfoTrends business division by Buyers Laboratory, LLC.
Nov 4, 2015Burns & Levinson Named to 2016 U.S. News — Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” List
Burns & Levinson LLP has been named to the 2016 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” list in 33 national and metropolitan tiers.
Nov 3, 2015Burns & Levinson Advises FST on Acquisition by Stantec
Burns & Levinson is proud to congratulate Fay, Spofford & Thorndike on its acquisition by Stantec Consulting, Inc.
Oct 19, 2015Thirty-Four Burns & Levinson Attorneys Named 2015 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
Thirty-three attorneys from Burns & Levinson LLP's Boston office and one attorney from the Providence office have been named 2015 Super Lawyers, a recognition based on peer recognition and professional achievement.
Oct 2, 2015National Law Journal Names Elizabeth G. Crowley, Tiffany M. Bentley 2015 ‘Boston Rising Stars’
Burns & Levinson attorneys Elizabeth G. Crowley and Tiffany M. Bentley (Howard) have been named 'Boston Rising Stars' for 2015 by the National Law Journal and Connecticut Law Tribune.
Sep 3, 2015Burns & Levinson’s Matthew Feher Receives MMLA’s Robert W. Ritchie Special Achievement Award
Associate Matthew G. Feher receives award for his work on public records law reform policy matters.
Sep 2, 2015Burns & Levinson Files Amicus Brief in Important Patent Law Case Before the U.S. Federal Court of Appeals
Burns & Levinson partner Mark Schonfeld and associate Sara Beccia drafted an amicus brief for the Imaging Supplies Coalition (ISC) in support of Lexmark International in an ongoing patent case.
Aug 28, 2015Burns & Levinson Continues Expansion of Intellectual Property, Business Litigation Groups
Burns & Levinson LLP welcomes Joseph P. Quinn as a partner in the Intellectual Property group and Carla A. Reeves as an associate in the Business Litigation group.
Aug 20, 2015Burns & Levinson Represents EyeGate Pharma in Public Offering, Exclusive Licensing Agreement
Partners Joe Maraia and John Serio represent the clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company in two transformative deals.
Aug 18, 2015Twenty-Six Burns & Levinson Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2016
Twenty-six attorneys from Burns & Levinson LLP have been selected for inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.
Aug 11, 2015Congratulations to Midroll Media on Their Acquisition
Jul 23, 2015Burns & Levinson Expands Intellectual Property and Private Client Groups
Burns & Levinson LLP welcomes Paul D. Sorkin as an of counsel in the firm’s Intellectual Property group and Andrea E. Runstadler as an associate in the firm’s Private Client group.
Jul 13, 2015Partner Michael Gilleran Secures $7M Win for Client in Cuban Nationals Case
Partner Michael Gilleran, acting on behalf of a national securities transfer agent, secured a win in U.S. District Court that preserves more than $7 million in assets of Cuban nationals against creditors of the Cuban government.
Jul 7, 2015Burns & Levinson Secures Pro Bono Victory in International Custody Battle
Team led by partner Elizabeth Crowley helps reunite a little girl from Portugal with her father after a year-long court battle.
Jun 16, 2015Partner Richard G. Asoian Joins Burns & Levinson’s Trusts and Estates Practice
Burns & Levinson LLP welcomes Richard G. Asoian as of counsel in the Trusts and Estates practice and the Private Client group.
Jun 10, 2015Ten Burns & Levinson Attorneys Earn Certified Financial Litigation Title
The American Academy for Certified Financial Litigators (AACFL) has awarded 10 Burns & Levinson attorneys the 2015 Certified Financial Litigator (“CFL”) designation.
Jun 3, 2015Attorney David Raymon Joins Burns & Levinson
Burns & Levinson LLP proudly welcomes David S. Raymon as an associate in the Trusts & Estates practice and the Private Client group.
May 21, 2015Southfield Development Finally Set to Move Forward
With Burns & Levinson’s assistance, the Southfield Redevelopment Authority satisfied the new statutory requirements in order to advance Southfield.
May 13, 2015Congratulations to TMC and ENPRO on Their Merger
May 8, 2015Burns & Levinson Continues Intellectual Property Group Expansion with Two New Attorneys
Steady growth solidifies Burns & Levinson as one of Boston’s leading full-service firms.
Apr 2, 2015Attorney Elizabeth Brady Murillo Elected Partner at Burns & Levinson
Mar 18, 2015Fifteen Burns & Levinson Attorneys Named “Top Women Attorneys in MA”
Fifteen attorneys from Burns & Levinson have been named “Top Women Attorneys in Massachusetts” by Super Lawyers.
Mar 12, 2015Burns & Levinson Ranks in 2015 World Trademark Review 1000
Partners Deb Peckham and Mark Schonfeld Recommended as Leading Attorneys
Feb 26, 2015Jerry Cohen to Receive Mass. Bar Foundation’s 2015 Friend of Justice Award
Burns & Levinson Partner Honored for Commitment to Pro Bono Work, Community
Feb 26, 2015Burns & Levinson Secures Ruling in Precedent Setting Elder Abuse Case
Feb 18, 2015Burns & Levinson’s Lipkind Named a Client Service “All Star” by BTI
Jan 21, 2015Burns & Levinson Expands With Two New Partners
Mary Kate Geraghty Joins the Business and Employment Litigation Practices; Michael C. Gilleran Joins the Business and Intellectual Property Litigation Practices