Five Tetzel Law Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers, Two Recognized by Best Lawyers

 

Tetzel Law is proud to announce attorneys Paul Tetzel, Paul Leavis, Deborah Santello, Jordan Belliveau and Rachel Saunders have been recognized by Massachusetts Super Lawyers for 2021. Additionally, Paul Tetzel and Paul Leavis were both featured in Best Lawyers in America, 2022. Best Lawyers also recognized Tetzel Law as a Tier 1 Personal Injury Litigation firm for plaintiffs.

Attorneys Paul Leavis and Deborah Santello were selected as 2021 Massachusetts Super Lawyers, an honor only 5 percent of lawyers in Massachusetts receive.

Attorneys Paul Tetzel, Jordan Belliveau and Rachel Saunders were selected to the 2021 Massachusetts Rising Stars, a distinction no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers who meet the criterion in the state receive.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.

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Paul L. Tetzel
Massachusetts Rising Stars – Personal Injury General: Plaintiff
(2016 – 2021)
This is the sixth consecutive time Paul has been recognized as a Rising Star by Massachusetts Super Lawyers. Paul also has been selected again by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2022 edition. Paul represents clients in a variety of civil litigation cases and has successfully resolved his cases through trial, mediation, or settlement, many of which resulted in six and seven figure recoveries.

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Paul F. Leavis
Massachusetts Super Lawyer – Construction Litigation
(2004 – 2021)
Paul has been recognized by Super Lawyers annually since 2004. Paul focuses on catastrophic injury, construction site accidents, motor vehicle and general liability cases. Paul has also been honored by “The Best Lawyers in America” and was elected as a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. Having brought hundreds of cases to trial, he has delivered substantial results including multiple seven figure verdicts.

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Deborah M. Santello
Massachusetts Super Lawyer – Personal Injury – General: Plaintiff
(2007 – 2021)
Deborah has been honored by Super Lawyers consistently since 2007 for her outstanding work and accomplishments. In addition to Super Lawyers, Deborah has been recognized as a Top 100 Lawyers in America and rated as “AV Preeminent” by Martindale-Hubbell. Deborah is licensed to practice before all Massachusetts State and Federal Courts, and has a particular expertise in appellate litigation and legal writing.

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Jordan R. Belliveau
Massachusetts Rising Stars – Civil Litigation: Plaintiff
(2019 – 2021)
This is the third time Jordan has been recognized as a Rising Star by Massachusetts Super Lawyers. Jordan is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, in both State and Federal Court, and the State of Rhode Island. Jordan represents clients in a variety of civil litigation cases and has experience with all phases of litigation including trial practice, arbitrations and mediations.

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Rachel J. Saunders
Massachusetts Rising Stars – Personal Injury General: Plaintiff
(2021)
This is the first time Rachel has been recognized as a Rising Star by Massachusetts Super Lawyers. Rachel represents clients in Massachusetts State and Federal Court in a variety of civil litigation matters including automobile accidents, premise liability, and nursing home negligence. Rachel also has experience in the Probate Court and previously worked as a 3:03 Student Prosecutor in Somerville District Court.

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