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Three Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2018

Bergen & Parkinson, LLC is pleased to announce that three of the firm’s attorneys were recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018. The firm’s attorneys recognized were Susan Driscoll, Leah Rachin, and Durward Parkinson.

Susan Driscoll was recognized for both Commercial and Municipal Litigation. She has over 29 years of experience representing individuals, corporations, and municipalities as defendants and plaintiffs in litigation matters including negligence, products liability and other tort actions, construction, land use and boundary disputes, municipal litigation, employment issues, business disputes, and catastrophic personal injury cases. She also received Best Lawyers® 2015 “Lawyer of the Year” for her work in Municipal Litigation.

Leah Rachin was recognized for Municipal Law and Land Use and Zoning Law. She serves as town attorney to several municipalities providing guidance on a wide range of issues including zoning, land use, police power, and ordinances. In addition, she also represents individuals, developers, businesses, and citizen’s groups in their interactions with municipalities.

Durward Parkinson was recognized for Municipal Law and Municipal Litigation. He has been listed in Best Lawyers since 2008 and has received their “Lawyer of the Year” award five times. His practice includes real estate and zoning, alternative dispute resolution, commercial litigation and municipal and land use law.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. The lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. 83,000 industry leading attorneys are eligible to vote (from around the world) and they receive almost 10 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas. Inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor and is considered one of the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice. 

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