The Best Lawyers in America, 2016, Announced

Posted on Aug 18, 2015

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Kenlan, Schwiebert, Facey & Goss, P.C., is pleased to announce that four lawyers have been named to the 2016 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals.  Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 65 countries.

"Best Lawyers is the most effective tool in identifying critical legal expertise," said President and Co-Founder Steven Naifeh.  "Inclusion on this list shows that an attorney is respected by his or her peers for professional success."

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas.  They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

Kenlan, Schwiebert, Facey & Goss, P.C., would like to congratulate the following attorneys named to the 2016 Best Lawyers in America list:

John A. Facey, III: Real Estate Law

James P. W. Goss: Environmental Law; Land Use and Zoning Law; Litigation--Environmental; Litigation--Land Use and Zoning; and Mining Law

A. Jay Kenlan: Environmental Law; Land Use and Zoning Law; Litigation--Land Use and Zoning Law; Mining Law; and Real Estate Law

John C. Newman: Litigation and Controversy--Tax; Tax Law; and Trusts and Estates

Additionally, further congratulations are in order for Lawyer of the Year designations for John A. Facey, III, in Real Estate Law and for James P. W. Goss for Environmental Law.

About Kenlan, Schwiebert, Facey & Goss, P.C.

Since its founding in 1984, Kenlan, Schwiebert, Facey & Goss, P.C., has assumed a leading position in the New England legal community.  The firm offers its clients a full range of legal services with an emphasis on quality of work product, competitive cost and an overriding commitment to client service at a sophistication level comparable to urban law firms.

The firm presently has 15 attorneys practicing in a wide range of disciplines, making it a mid-sized firm by Vermont standards.

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