Carmody is proud to announce the selection of 31 of its attorneys to the Connecticut Super Lawyers® or Rising Stars lists for 2021. Selected attorneys are noted below. Each year, no more than 5% of the lawyers in the state are selected as Super Lawyers® and no more than 2.5% of lawyers in the state are selected as Rising Stars. Rising Stars candidates must be either 40 years old or younger, or in practice for 10 years or less. For more information on the selection process, please visit

Carmody also is proud to recognize the selection of two of its partners for being ranked in top categories. In addition to being named to the Super Lawyers® list, attorney Giovanna Tiberii Weller, Carmody’s Litigation practice group leader and leader of the firm’s Labor & Employment practice, was selected to the Connecticut Top 25 Women Super Lawyers® list.  Attorney James K. Robertson, Jr., Partner and member of the firm’s Litigation group, was selected to the Connecticut Top 50 Super Lawyers® list.

Carmody Attorneys Selected to the 2021 Connecticut Super Lawyers® List:

  • Stephen J. Conover
  • Maureen Danehy Cox
  • David T. Grudberg
  • Trudie R. Hamilton
  • Brian T. Henebry
  • William J. Hennessey, Jr.
  • John R. Horvack, Jr.
  • Jacqueline O. Kaufman
  • Gary S. Klein
  • Peter M. Nolin
  • James K. Robertson, Jr.
  • Ann H. Rubin
  • Jay H. Sandak
  • Giovanna Tiberii Weller
  • Nick Zaino

Carmody Attorneys Selected to the 2021 Rising Stars List:

  • Douglas A. Balko
  • Wesley D. Cain
  • Stephanie Cummings
  • Lisa L. Feinberg
  • Jason R. Gagnon
  • Damian K. Gunningsmith
  • Sarah S. Healey
  • Jeffrey R. Houle
  • Jason A. Klein
  • Timothy S. Klimpl
  • Janie L. McDermott
  • Meaghan M. Miles
  • Kevin G. Palumberi
  • Benjamin H. Pomerantz
  • Lindsay T. Reed
  • Timothy Smith