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Nov 3, 2016

Skelton, Taintor & Abbott ranked a Tier 1 firm in Best Lawyers® for seventh consecutive year

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AUBURN, Maine – The firm of Skelton Taintor & Abbott has received a Tier 1 ranking for the Portland, Maine metropolitan region in the U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® 2017 “Best Law Firms” rankings. The practice areas are Insurance Law, Labor Law/Union, Medical Malpractice/Plaintiffs, Product Liability Litigation/Defendants, Tax Law and Trusts & Estates.

Tier 1 rankings are determined through a combination of impressive feedback from peers and clients as well as information provided in response to the “Law Firm Survey” conducted by Best Lawyers®. Skelton Taintor & Abbott has received the prestigious Tier 1 ranking each year since 2010.

This ranking follows eight lawyers from the firm being named to The Best Lawyers in America®. Several of those attorneys have been named for more than 10 years, a testament to the high quality of the firm’s legal talent and the respect that the attorneys receive in the legal community.

In a special distinction, shareholder Stephen B. Wade was selected as 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” for Insurance Law in the State of Maine. Only a single lawyer in each practice area is honored as the lawyer of the year, making this accolade particularly significant.

Skelton Taintor & Abbott is one of Maine’s leading law firms serving individuals and businesses in litigation and general representation throughout northern New England for more than 150 years. The firm has been named in U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” in America. For more information, call 207.784.3200.