August 2018

Eight Sideman & Bancroft Attorneys Named in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019


Sideman & Bancroft LLP is proud to announce that eight of the firm’s attorneys were selected by their peers once more for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019. The eight attorneys were recognized for their continued high-quality service in seven practice areas:

  • David P. Bancroft (Criminal Defense: White-Collar)
  • Diana E. Richmond (Family Law; Family Law Mediation; Mediation)
  • Steven M. Katz (Litigation and Controversy – Tax)
  • Emily J. Kingston (Tax Law)
  • C. Jean Ryan (Tax Law)
  • Jay Weill (Tax Law)
  • Ellen K. Kahn (Trusts and Estates)
  • Hilary C. Pierce (Trusts and Estates)

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. For the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, 7.8 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in almost 60,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”