Boston, MA, May 21, 2021 – Burns & Levinson announced today that partners Laura Studen and Ellen Zucker have ranked among the top U.S. attorneys in the Labor & Employment: Mainly Plaintiffs Representation category in Massachusetts in the 2021 edition of Chambers USA. Zucker was ranked Band 1 and Studen was ranked Band 2. Burns & Levinson also ranked Band 2 firmwide in the MA Labor & Employment: Mainly Plaintiffs Representation area.
According to Chambers, Burns & Levinson is a “Quality firm respected for its adroit counseling of plaintiffs in all aspects of the working relationship, spanning from the pre-hiring process to the termination of employment.” Specific areas of expertise include “discrimination, wrongful termination and wage and hour issues, before both state and federal courts” and “advising on labor relations and employee benefits issues.”
Zucker was singled out as “an extremely good advocate for her clients” who “commands great respect for her litigation skills” in “employment disputes for high-level executive clients” and in “discrimination case work.” Studen, who is a talented trial lawyer, was “praised for being relentless in helping her clients” in their plaintiff-side employment disputes.
Chambers has ranked the best law firms and lawyers since 1990, and covers 190 countries worldwide. Inclusion is based solely on extensive, confidential interviews with thousands of lawyers and clients to identify the leading law firms and lawyers worldwide. Law firms and individual lawyers are ranked based on their technical legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial astuteness, diligence, and commitment. Attorneys and law firms are ranked in bands from 1-6, with 1 being the highest.