The May 1, 2015 editions of The Boston Globe and the Wall Street Journal included an insert listing the "2015 New England Best Lawyers." Cited among the Best Lawyers were six attorneys from Todd & Weld LLP: Jeffrey N. Catalano (Products Liability Litigation-Plaintiffs); Howard M. Cooper (Commercial Litigation and First Amendment Law); Elaine M. Epstein (Family Law); Max D. Stern (Civil Rights Law, Criminal Defense--Non-White-Collar, and Criminal Defense--White Collar); Gary Owen Todd (Family Law and Trusts & Estates); and J. Owen Todd (Commercial Litigation, Eminent Domain & Condemnation Law, and Personal Injury Litigation).
Howard M. Cooper was also named "New England Lawyer of the Year" in the practice of First Amendment Law; and Gary Owen Todd was also named "New England Lawyer of the Year" in the practice of Trusts & Estates.
In addition, Jeffrey N. Catalano and Max D. Stern were spotlighted for their presence "In the News" as New England Best Lawyers. Jeffrey N. Catalano was featured for the $10 million arbitration award he obtained for a client in a medical malpractice case--the largest arbitration award in the history of Massachusetts. Max D. Stern was noted for his work in the civil rights and criminal defense fields and for his move to Todd & Weld from his prior firm on January 1, 2015.