Doffermyre Shields Canfield & Knowles, LLC

Litigation Department

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What the team is known for Dedicated civil litigation firm with proficiency in a wide range of practice areas, including IP disputes, complex commercial cases and class actions. Concentrates primarily on the representation of plaintiffs.

StrengthsPeers characterize Doffermyre Shields as a "terrific plaintiff-side firm."

Another peer recognizes the firm's "very sophisticated class action work."

Notable practitioners

Everette Doffermyre
has a strong reputation in the litigation market and noted for his work on toxic torts. He is the firm's managing partner.

Kenneth Canfield
is a foremost practitioner in the civil litigation space and regularly called upon to advise on class actions and personal injury cases. Sources say he has "good analytical skills" and "a strong presence in the courtroom."

Robert Shields
is regarded by peers to be a"high-quality litigator." He is best known for handling contentious environmental matters.