Portland, ME (PRWEB) October 02, 2012
The Bennett Law Firm, P.A. has been chosen as Firm of the Year in Maine by Corporate INTL 2012 Global Awards in two areas of practice: Arbitration Law Firm of the Year in Maine and Food & Beverage Law Firm of the Year in Maine.
The Corporate INTL Global Awards commemorate excellence by the world’s leading legal teams who throughout the year have demonstrated superior client service and legal knowledge. Nominations for the awards are public, are reviewed by an independent awards panel consisting of business leaders, experts in the relevant field of law, the editor of Corporate INTL magazine and are chosen based on firm expertise, service range, business type and geographical location. This is the fifth consecutive year of Corporate INTL’s Global Awards program, which is one of the largest and most well respected of its kind.
“We are extremely thrilled to be recognized for our work in the area of arbitration as well as food and beverage,” said Peter Bennett, Senior Partner at the Bennett Law Firm. “The firm has been recognized for over fifty years as Northern New England's leading firm with the expertise to help businesses deal with matters in labor and employment law and accolades such as this let us know our work continues to be exemplary and that my father’s vision of a successful law practice is as effective today as it was when the firm was established.”
About The Bennett Law Firm
With their central offices located in Portland, Maine, The Bennett Law Firm provides highly specialized legal services to a broad client base in the areas of labor law, employment law, commercial litigation, civil litigation and alcohol licensing. The firm was founded fifty years ago by its namesake, Herbert H. Bennett, a well known and nationally prominent trial lawyer whose practice focused on representing management on issues of labor and employment law. The Bennett Law Firm offers experienced legal guidance in aggressively avoiding unionization and is also at the forefront in developing preventative policies and procedures, training, avoiding, and if necessary, resolving employment disputes (including alternative dispute resolution), negotiating collective bargaining agreements, arbitration and defending litigation arising from employment disputes.
In addition to the firm's labor and employment practices, it handles commercial litigation, civil litigation and alcohol licensing in, and focuses on resolving the complex legal matters that confront both businesses and individuals daily.
The Bennett Law Firm is a member of the International Society of Primerus Law Firms.