Portland, ME and Manchester, NH (May 07, 2012)— Kevan Lee Deckelmann, attorney and shareholder at Bernstein Shur, recently received the Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent rating. This is the highest level of Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review rating system; fewer than five percent of women lawyers achieve the distinction.
Deckelmann is a member of Bernstein Shur’s Business Law Practice Group. Her practice focuses on entity formations, local, interstate and international mergers and acquisitions, and the provision of general counsel to businesses varying from sole proprietorships to multinational corporations. She is a member of the Maine State Bar Association, the Massachusetts Bar Association, the New Hampshire Bar Association, and Portland Trails Development Committee. Deckelmann received her JD at the University of Maine School of Law and resides in Cumberland.
The Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability, generated from evaluations by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada. The evaluations are based on legal knowledge, analytical capabilities, judgment, communication ability and legal experience.
About Bernstein Shur
Widely regarded as one of New England’s most entrepreneurial law firms, Bernstein Shur is a multi-service firm with more than 100 attorneys in offices in Maine and New Hampshire. Founded in 1915, the firm provides practical and innovative counsel in the areas of business law, litigation and municipal law to clients throughout the region and around the world. Bernstein Shur is Maine’s exclusive member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms. More information is available at www.bernsteinshur.com.