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Tarlow Breed Hart & Rodgers P.C.’s “super six” selected as Rising Stars in Boston Magazine’s attorneys “Super Lawyers” issue

Friday, November 07, 2008


As part of the Massachusetts Super Lawyers segment in its November 2008 issue, Boston Magazine recognized six attorneys from Boston-based Tarlow Breed Hart & Rodgers, P.C. (TBHR) as “Rising Stars”. Those selected include: Perry Ganz, a partner in the firm who resides in South Natick and who was previously named Rising Star in 2007, and five of the firm’s associates, Jennifer A. Civitella Hilario, of Somerville; John D. Finnegan, of Pelham, New Hampshire, previously named in 2005, 2006 and 2007; Karen L. McKenna, of Scituate, previously named in 2007; Terrence M. Schwab, of Natick; and Emily C. Shanahan, of Wellesley.

Rising Star selections are based on a statewide survey of more than 37,000 attorneys. Candidates are also evaluated based on peer recognition and professional achievement and then grouped and ranked by practice area. Those with the highest point totals are selected.

“We put a lot of time and effort into the attorneys who join the firm. We not only look for intelligence and creativity in legal skills, but quality people. So, it’s quite gratifying to watch the young professionals we bring in earn this kind of recognition,” said Richard P. Breed, a member of the firm’s management committee.

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About Tarlow, Breed, Hart & Rodgers, P.C.

Formed in 1991, Tarlow, Breed, Hart & Rodgers, P.C. is committed to providing high quality, comprehensive legal services to its clients. Featuring a breadth and depth of experience and perspective usually found only at larger law firms, Tarlow, Breed, Hart & Rodgers. P.C. offers sophisticated legal counsel to entrepreneurs, businesses, individuals, families, and institutions.

Tarlow, Breed, Hart & Rodgers’ areas of expertise include corporate law, employment matters, mergers and acquisitions, litigation and dispute resolution, estate planning, taxation, real estate, bankruptcy, and municipal law.

To help clients make informed decisions and achieve their goals, Tarlow, Breed, Hart & Rodgers P.C. develops creative customized solutions for its clients by emphasizing careful listening and considerate evaluation. Utilizing the expertise and collegiality of the firm’s fifty plus members, associates, and support staff has consistently resulted in the building of lasting relationships of trust and confidence.

The offices of Tarlow, Breed, Hart & Rodgers, P.C. are located at 101 Huntington Avenue, Prudential Center, in Boston, MA 02199. For additional information, or to arrange for a consultation, please call 1-617-218-2000, e-mail, or visit