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Cooley Manion Jones LLP

July 01, 2011 05:23 ET

Three Cooley Manion Jones Partners Named "Boston Best Lawyers" for 2011

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Jul 1, 2011) - Cooley Manion Jones LLP is proud to announce that founding partner Patrick T. Jones has been selected for inclusion in Boston's Best Lawyers® for 2011. This annual list is a publication of Best Lawyers in America®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. This is the sixth consecutive year that Pat Jones has been distinguished by his peers, having been included in Best Lawyers in America® and Boston's Best Lawyers® since 2006. Pat is also one of a select few who have been chosen as a leader in more than one field; personal injury and medical malpractice. Pat Jones' inclusion this year is also notable as he is featured in the publication's cover spotlight. The article is titled "Personal Injury Powerhouse," and focuses on Pat and his role as associate lead counsel in the infamous Rhode Island 'Station Fire' cases, one of the largest mass tort settlements in New England history.

Founding partner, Harry L. Manion III, and partner, Timothy C. Kelleher III, have also been selected for inclusion in Boston's Best Lawyers® this year. Harry Manion leads CMJ's complex commercial litigation department and is a nationally recognized trial lawyer known for successfully representing some of the largest private and public companies in the country. Harry has been selected for inclusion in the area of commercial litigation. Timothy C. Kelleher is a partner in CMJ's catastrophic personal injury department and has been a trial lawyer with the firm since 1990. Tim's experience includes the successful trial, arbitration and mediation of a wide variety of civil litigation cases including product liability, construction site litigation and personal injury matters. Tim has been selected for inclusion in the area of personal injury litigation.

We congratulate attorneys Patrick T. Jones, Harry L. Manion III and Timothy C. Kelleher III for their achievement.

About Cooley Manion Jones LLP

Founded in 1984, and regarded as one of the first litigation boutiques in Boston, Cooley Manion Jones has evolved into an elite litigation firm known for handling some of the most complex and critical business disputes and personal injury matters in the country.

On behalf of their clients, Cooley Manion Jones has secured some of the largest settlements and jury verdicts in New England and continues to be recognized as one of Boston's premier trial firms. With offices in Boston, Rhode Island and Delaware, CMJ continues its commitment to its clients and remains dedicated to achieving winning results in high stakes litigation, through steadfast personal commitment, fierce advocacy, cutting-edge technology, relentless creativity and the highest level of expertise.

About Best Lawyers In America® and Boston's Best Lawyers®

First published in 1983, Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive annual peer-review survey. For the new US edition, more than 50% of the lawyers listed in Best Lawyers cast more than 3.1 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in the same and related specialties. Because of the rigorous and transparent methodology used by Best Lawyers, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers "the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice."

For more information on Cooley Manion Jones LLP please visit cmjlaw.com.

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