ALBANY, N.Y. (August 16, 2016) – Towne, Ryan & Partners, P.C. is proud to announce that Principals Claudia A. Ryan and James T. Towne, Jr. have been selected to the 2016 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list and Associate John A. Musacchio has been selected to the 2016 Upstate New York Rising Stars list.
Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to the Super Lawyers list, while no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected to the Rising Stars list. Mr. Towne (Business Litigation) has appeared for 10 years annually on the Upstate New York Super Lawyers list since the list was started in 2007; and Ms. Ryan (Employment & Labor) has appeared annually on the list since 2010. Mr. Musacchio (Civil Litigation) appears on the Upstate New York Rising Stars list for the second annual year.
In addition to appearing on the Business Litigation Super Lawyers list, Mr. Towne also appeared on the “Top 25” Hudson Valley Lawyers list for the third consecutive year.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
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