Six BC Law Grads Named to MLW's 'Top Women of Law' List
2012 news archive
Newton, MA—Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (MLW) has named six BC Law graduates out of a total of 50 in their “Top Women of Law” list.
According to MLW’s website, the list is meant to celebrate women “who have made great professional strides and demonstrated outstanding accomplishments in private practice, the corporate arena and social advocacy.”
The list was announced at an event held on October 12, 2012 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. This year’s keynote speaker was Suzanne M. Bump, the 25th Auditor of the commonwealth, one of six constitutional officers in Massachusetts, and the first female elected to this role in the state’s history.
BC Law graduates on “Top Women of Law” list:
Frances A. Gershwin
Partner and Co-Chair, Real Estate Group, Burns & Levinson, Boston
Erin K. Higgins
Partner, Conn, Kavanaugh, Rosenthal, Peisch & Ford, Boston
Marianne C. LeBlanc
Partner, Sugarman & Sugarman, Boston
Kelly A. Leighton
Partner, Barnes & Leighton, Salem
Dana M. McSherry
Partner, McDermott, Will & Emery, Boston
Partner, Ruberto Israel & Weiner, Boston
For the full list of honorees and profiles, please visit the MLW event website.