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Smith Duggan Partners Recognized in the 2019 Edition of "The Best Lawyers® in America"

Best Lawyers®, the highly regarded peer-review guide for the legal profession, announced the 25thEdition of The Best Lawyers® in America on August 15, 2018.

Smith Duggan Buell & Rufo partners were once again named to the list. Founding partner Christopher A. Duggan was recognized for his professional excellence in three key areas of trial practice: commercial litigation, insurance litigation, and product liability litigation defense. Chris has been honored by Best Lawyers® for six consecutive years in the field of litigation.

Smith Duggan partner Andrew P. Stempler was also recognized for his exceptional  expertise in the area of real estate law. Andrew has been so recognized for four consecutive years. He concentrates his practice in the area of real estate law.

Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world.  Attorneys named to The Best Lawyers® in America are recognized by their peers in the legal industry for their professional skill in numerous practice areas.

For more than 30 years, Best Lawyers® has assisted clients in the purchase of legal services by Identifying the attorneys best qualified to represent them. Best Lawyers® lists are published online and in leading local, regional, and national publications across the globe.

“After three decades, we are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide,” said Best Lawyers® CEO Phil Greer.