August 15, 2022

Two Old Lyme Residents, Collins & Berryman, Named ‘2021 Best Lawyers’

Attorney John A. Collins III

NEW LONDON/OLD LYME: Suisman Shapiro Attorneys-at-Law has announced that five of their lawyers have been included in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

Two of those honored, John A. Collins and James P. Berryman, are Old Lyme residents. Atty. Collins specializes in Personal Injury litigation for plaintiffs and Atty. Berryman’s specialty is Workers’ Compensation Law for claimants.

The Best Lawyers list has been published for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Their first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 75 countries.

Attorney James P. Berryman

Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession. After three decades, we are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide,” says CEO Phillip Greer.

The remaining three Suisman Shapiro lawyers named in Best Lawyers are:

Two Suisman Shapiro attorneys have been included in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Roger T. Scully and Kyle J. Zrenda. This publication recognizes associates and other lawyers, who are at an early stage of their careers, for their outstanding professional excellence in private practice in the United States.

Atty. Scully specializes in Personal Injury Litigation for plaintiffs and Atty. Zrenda’s specialty is Insurance Law, Medical Malpractice Law for plaintiffs, and Personal Injury Litigation, also for plaintiffs.

Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of recognizing extraordinary lawyers in private practice through an exhaustive peer-review process. Nearly 40 years later, we are proud to expand our scope, while maintaining the same methodology, to recognize a different demographic of talented and deserving lawyers in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch,” says Phil Greer, CEO of Best Lawyers.

Lawyers named in 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.

Editor’s Note: Suisman Shapiro is located at 75 State Street, New London, CT 06320. For further information, visit their website or call 800-499-0145 — lines are open 24 hours a day.