(11/12/2012) Verrill Dana is pleased to announce that eight of its attorneys have been recognized as “Katahdin Counsel” by the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. Attorneys recognized as Katahdin Counsel are those who have personally completed 50 or more hours of pro bono work in the previous calendar year. 2012 is the inaugural year of the Katahdin Counsel Recognition Program. Chief Justice Leigh I. Saufley said of the program, “We anticipate that the identification of an attorney as receiving the Katahdin Counsel designation will bring better recognition and public attention to the good work of Maine lawyers.”
The Verrill Dana attorneys who have been recognized as Katahdin Counsel for 2012 are Seth S. Coburn, Benjamin E. Ford, Katie M. Gray, Nathaniel R. Hull, Riikka E. Morrill, Misti D. Munster, Andreea Sabin and Timothy R. Shannon.