Congratulations to three BRCSM attorneys for their inclusion in the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers in the Providence metro region. Recognition by Best Lawyers — in conjunction with US News & World Report — is based entirely on peer review, capturing the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.
Ben Scungio was noted as a Best Lawyer for the practice area of Education Law. Ben focuses on the representation of Rhode Island school committees, educational collaboratives and educational professionals, handling a myriad of concerns that arise each day including constitutional and regulatory issues.
Tom Hemmendinger was recognized as a Best Lawyer for three practice areas: Commercial Finance Law, Banking and Finance Law, and Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law. Tom represents businesses and financial institutions in commercial finance, litigation, bankruptcy, and receivership matters.
Sean Clough was included in the category of Ones to Watch for Education Law. Ones to Watch recipients typically have been in practice for 5-9 years. Sean is part of the attorney team in the Providence office, working primarily in the Education & Municipal Law