Month: October 2014

BRODER & ORLAND LLC congratulates its outstanding lawyers who have been selected to the 2014 Super Lawyers list, October 29, 2014

Carole Topol Orland and Eric J. Broder have both been selected to the 2014 Connecticut Super Lawyers list. Additionally, Lauren M. Healy, Jessica S. Esterkin, Sarah E. Murray and Christopher J. DeMattie were chosen to the 2014 Rising Star list.

Super Lawyers selects outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to receive this honor. To be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars list, a candidate must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for 10 years or less. No more than 2.5 percent are named to the Rising Stars list. The annual selections are made through a process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area, resulting in a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

Link below outlines the selection process:

http://www.superlawyers.com/about/selection_process.html

BRODER & ORLAND LLC Announces Jessica S. Esterkin, Esq. has been selected a New Leader in the Law by the Connecticut Law Tribune, October 2014

Jessica S. Esterkin, Esq., an attorney at BRODER & ORLAND LLC in Westport, CT, has been selected by the Connecticut Law Tribune as a New Leader in the Law. In announcing her selection, t he Tribune indicated it “received nearly 300 nominations this year and Attorney Esterkin was selected among the best and brightest.”

The New Leader in the Law dinner and presentation will take place on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at The Bond Ballroom in Hartford where American Bar Association President, Attorney James R. Silkenat will be the guest speaker.