Attorney Richard E. Heifetz Selected to Massachusetts Super Lawyers List for 2014

heifetz-150-4NEEDHAM, Mass. ­– Heifetz Rose LLP is pleased to announce Attorney Richard E. Heifetz has been selected for inclusion to the Massachusetts Super Lawyers list for 2014. Mr. Heifetz, the firm’s founder and managing partner, has been named to the list each year since 2008. He was recognized as a top rated civil litigation attorney.

The list recognizes up to 5 percent of lawyers in each state for professional achievement based on a multiphase process involving peer nominations and evaluations combined with third party research. The list is published annually in the November edition of Boston Magazine.

Mr. Heifetz is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and the United States District Court for the Districts of Massachusetts and New Hampshire. He focuses his practice in the area of insurance and civil litigation, including the representation of insurers and policyholders in matters involving coverage, toxic tort, environmental liability, product liability, equine liability, arborist liability, premises liability, commercial disputes, and professional liability for insurance agents, brokers, architects, attorneys and engineers.  He has tried cases to verdict in state and federal court in the areas of wrongful termination, professional liability, product liability, general liability, bad faith, environmental liability, insurance coverage, and commercial disputes. He has also served as an arbitrator and mediator in both insurance coverage and liability matters.

Mr. Heifetz has achieved a Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of AV® Preeminent™ 5.0 out of 5, the highest Peer Review Rating available. He is a member of the Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association, New Hampshire Bar Association, American Bar Association (Torts and Insurance Practice Section), Defense Research Institute and the Massachusetts Bar Association.  He is a frequent lecturer on Professional Liability for Insurance Agents and Brokers. He has also served as an Advocate in the American Board of Trial Advocates since 2009.

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Heifetz Rose LLP is an AV-rated law firm which concentrates in insurance defense litigation, insurance coverage, business litigation, personal injury, and the defense of insurance bad faith claims. We are based in Needham, Massachusetts and handle cases in all state and federal courts in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, as well as our neighboring states of New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.