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Nov 08, 2019, 14:23 ET Burns & Levinson Announces $13 Million Settlement of Whistleblower Case for Dennis W. Burke, M.D., with Massachusetts General Hospital Over Concurrent Surgeries

Burns & Levinson announced today that the parties in Burke v. MGH et al., have resolved their differences and settled the pending litigation in...


Nov 07, 2019, 12:26 ET Burns & Levinson Named to the 2020 U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" List in 33 Categories

Burns & Levinson announced today that the firm has been named to the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" list in 33 categories. Burns &...


Nov 06, 2019, 16:06 ET Burns & Levinson Announces 28 Attorneys Named to 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Burns & Levinson is proud to announce that 28 of the firm's attorney's in Massachusetts were named to the 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists....


Nov 05, 2019, 13:23 ET Burns & Levinson Adds Leading Corporate Attorney Robert Chow as a Partner

Burns & Levinson announced today that Robert Chow has joined the firm as a partner in its Business Department in the Venture Capital and Emerging...


Nov 04, 2019, 12:52 ET Burns & Levinson Represents Crossix Solutions in $430 Million Acquisition by Veeva Systems

Burns & Levinson today announced that it represented Crossix Solutions in the company's $430 million sale to Veeva Systems (NYSE:VEEV). In addition,...


Nov 04, 2019, 09:00 ET Burns & Levinson Partner Frank A. Segall Named "New England Trailblazer" by Am Law

Burns & Levinson partner Frank A. Segall, who chairs the firm's Business Law and Finance Groups and co-chairs the firm's Cannabis Business & Law...


Oct 02, 2019, 09:49 ET Burns & Levinson Managing Partner David Rosenblatt Named to Board of Directors of Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers

Burns & Levinson announced today that Managing Partner David P. Rosenblatt was named to the Board of Directors of Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers, Inc. ...


Sep 05, 2019, 17:04 ET Burns & Levinson Obtains Massachusetts Appeals Court Ruling Affirming Important Land Court Win for Goodwill Enterprises

Burns & Levinson has won a Massachusetts Appeals Court decision upholding its October 2017 summary judgment win in Massachusetts Land Court for...


Sep 04, 2019, 11:01 ET Burns & Levinson Partner Lisa Cukier Named a 2019 "Top Woman of Law" by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

Burns & Levinson announced today that partner and executive committee member Lisa Cukier has been named a 2019 "Top Woman of Law" by Massachusetts...


Aug 15, 2019, 10:33 ET Burns & Levinson Announces 32 Attorneys Selected for Best Lawyers in America® 2020

Burns & Levinson announced today that 32 attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2020 edition of Best Lawyers in America®. We proudly...


Jul 29, 2019, 13:24 ET Burns & Levinson Continues Expansion of Intellectual Property Practice with Two New Partners

Burns & Levinson announced today that two veteran patent attorneys – Paul A. Pysher and Christopher S. Schultz – have joined the firm as partners in...


Jun 19, 2019, 10:57 ET Burns & Levinson Partner Christine Fletcher Named Co-Chair of Private Client Group

Burns & Levinson announced today that partner Christine Fletcher has been named Co-Chair of the firm's nationally acclaimed Private Client Group....


Apr 16, 2019, 10:30 ET Burns & Levinson Partner Josef Volman Honored as "Outstanding Community Leader"

Burns & Levinson announced today that partner Josef Volman will be honored as an "Outstanding Community Leader" by Jewish Family Services (JFS) of...


Nov 29, 2018, 17:38 ET Burns & Levinson Wins Important Florida Bankruptcy Court Ruling in Long-Running Massachusetts Elder Abuse Saga

Burns & Levinson partner Robert J. O'Regan received another victory in his role as the conservator for Alice Migell, whose nearly $5 million estate...


Nov 01, 2018, 09:00 ET Burns & Levinson Named to the 2019 U.S. News - Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" List in 22 Practice Areas

Burns & Levinson announced today that the firm has been named to the 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" list in 22 practice areas. "We're ...


Oct 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Burns & Levinson Announces 39 Attorneys Named to 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Burns & Levinson is proud to announce that 39 of the firm's attorneys in Massachusetts and Rhode Island were named to the 2018 Super Lawyers and...


Oct 01, 2018, 09:00 ET Burns & Levinson Partners Scott Moskol and Frank A. Segall Named "Cannabis Trailblazers" by The National Law Journal

Burns & Levinson announced today that partner Scott Moskol and Business Law chair Frank A. Segall have been named "Cannabis Trailblazers" by The...


Sep 27, 2018, 09:15 ET Burns & Levinson Partner Shepard Davidson Certified As a Civil Mediator

Burns & Levinson announced today that Shepard Davidson, a partner in the Business Litigation group and member of the firm's Executive Committee, has...


Sep 17, 2018, 09:15 ET Burns & Levinson Named a Finalist in Five M&A Advisor "Deal of the Year" Categories

Burns & Levinson has been named a finalist in the 17th Annual M&A Advisor Awards in five categories including Consumer Discretionary Deal of the Year ...


Sep 05, 2018, 09:15 ET Burns & Levinson Partners Lisa Cukier and Christine Fletcher Named 2018 Women Worth Watching® by Profiles in Diversity Journal

Burns & Levinson announced today that Lisa Cukier and Christine Fletcher, partners in the firm's Private Client Group, have been selected as 2018...


Aug 16, 2018, 09:00 ET Burns & Levinson Announces 33 Attorneys Selected for Best Lawyers in America 2019

Burns & Levinson announced today that 33 attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of Best Lawyers in America. We proudly...


Aug 15, 2018, 09:00 ET Burns & Levinson Plans Move to 125 High Street, Boston

Burns & Levinson today announced that it has signed a 15-year lease to occupy approximately 100,000 square feet at 125 High Street in Boston. The law ...


Jul 17, 2018, 12:46 ET Burns & Levinson Partner Joseph Maraia Named Intellectual Property Co-Chair

Burns & Levinson announced today that partner Joseph Maraia has been named Co-Chair of the firm's Intellectual Property practice. Maraia, who is a...


Jul 10, 2018, 11:45 ET Burns & Levinson Partners George Chaclas and Joseph Maraia Named "IP Stars" by Managing Intellectual Property

Burns & Levinson announced today that partners George Chaclas and Joseph Maraia have been named "IP Stars" by Managing Intellectual Property. The "IP ...


Feb 14, 2018, 09:00 ET Burns & Levinson Appeal Overturns Decision Over Terminating IRA Account

Burns & Levinson partner Robert J. O'Regan recently won an important reversal from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit in Cooper vs....