CONCORD, N.H.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cleveland, Waters and Bass, P.A. is pleased to announce that six of its attorneys have been recognized by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021. Philip Hastings has been named Best Lawyers 2021 Real Estate “Lawyer of the Year” in Concord, New Hampshire and Timothy Britain has been named Best Lawyers 2021 Commercial Finance “Lawyer of the Year” in Concord, New Hampshire. David Fries, David Rayment and Mark Wiseman have been named as “2021 Best Lawyers”. Dianne Ricardo has been recognized in the “2021 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch” category.
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Almost 108,000 industry leading lawyers are eligible to vote (from around the world), and we have received over 13 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world. For the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 9.4 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in more than 67,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.
The Cleveland, Waters and Bass attorneys named for 2021 are:
Philip M. Hastings
(Best Lawyers as 2021 Concord “Lawyer of the Year” in Real Estate)
Timothy E. Britain
(Best Lawyers as 2021 Concord “Lawyer of the Year” in Commercial Finance)
David K. Fries
David W. Rayment
Mark D. Wiseman
Dianne E. Ricardo
(Best Lawyers as 2021 Concord “Ones to Watch”)
Founded in 1959, Cleveland, Waters and Bass, P.A. represents individuals and businesses throughout New Hampshire and northern New England. The firm’s attorneys practice in the area of business law, employment law, commercial transactions, real estate development and finance, commercial and administrative litigation, and trusts and estates. Cleveland, Waters and Bass is a member of the Legal Netlink Alliance, an international alliance of independent law firms.