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Adler Pollock & Sheehan PC

Litigation: General Commercial

3 ranked lawyersBand 1Rhode IslandUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Market-leading team representing private and public sector clients in a variety of high-profile and complex commercial disputes. Enjoys a fantastic reputation for its work in healthcare-related litigation and is well equipped to handle mass and toxic tort cases. Also esteemed for its strengths in antitrust cases and white-collar criminal defense matters, and for its state and federal appellate practice. Further noted for capabilities in employment disputes.

Strengths

"They provide excellent communication both with our internal legal team and the relevant business people," notes an interviewee, adding: "They're efficient, organize effective strategies, have strong negotiation skills and they're cost-effective."

Work highlights

Defended a hospital system against allegations of violating the American with Disabilities Act, the Rehabilitation Act and the Affordable Care Act by failing to provide effective communication in the course of delivering medical care to deaf or hard of hearing patients.

Notable practitioners

John Tarantino is esteemed for his sophisticated representation of clients in high-stakes litigation. He is frequently called upon to act in a variety of contentious proceedings, regularly handling both civil and criminal cases before a wide range of courts.
"He is a well-respected attorney." "He is one of the leading litigators in the area."

Nicole Benjamin is well regarded for her commercial litigation expertise and frequently handles antitrust, contract and employment disputes, among others.
"She is a very strong lawyer - she is very well respected and her input is excellent." "She has a great future ahead of her."

Patricia Rocha chairs the firm's litigation group and maintains broad expertise representing clients in commercial litigation, employment disputes and product liability claims, among others.
"She is an excellent lawyer."

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Rhode Island

Litigation: General Commercial


John Tarantino
Star Individuals
Nicole Benjamin
Band 3
Patricia Rocha
Band 1