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Joseph Maya selected to 2022 Edition of Best Lawyers in America

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Westport, CT

 

Maya Murphy, P.C. is pleased to announce that Joseph Maya has been included in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

Joseph Maya, a Connecticut and New York-based litigation attorney, was recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022 edition. He has been rated Best Lawyers in America and ranks among the top private practice attorneys nationwide. Attorneys listed in this edition of The Best Lawyers in America were selected after an exhaustive peer-review survey that confidentially investigates the professional abilities and experience of each lawyer. Recognition in Best Lawyers® is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor.

Mr. Maya has been practicing law in Connecticut for more than 25 years. He has been a licensed attorney in New York for more than 30 years.

“Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession,” said Best Lawyers CEO Phillip Greer. “We are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide.”

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers based on professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

 

Maya Murphy, P.C. has offices in Westport, CT and New York City. For additional information on Joseph Maya or Maya Murphy, P.C., please visit its website at https://mayalaw.com, or call 203-221-3100.

 

Maya Murphy, P.C. ranked in 2022 “Best Law Firms” and Managing Partner Joseph Maya named to the 2022 Best Lawyers®

August 12, 2021 — U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®, for the eleventh consecutive year, announce the “Best Law Firms” rankings.


Maya Murphy, P.C. has been ranked in the 2022 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” list.


In addition, the firm has been named “Law Firm of the Year” in:

  • Firms included in the 2022 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.
  • The 2022 Edition of “Best Law Firms” includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 127 metropolitan – based practice areas. Additionally, one “Law Firm of the Year” was named in each nationally-ranked practice area.
  • Ranked firms, presented in tiers, are listed on a national and/ or metropolitan scale. Receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism and their integrity.

In addition to Maya Murphy, P.C. being ranked in 2022 “Best Law Firms”, Managing Partner Joseph C. Maya has been named to the 2022 Best Lawyers® list and has been included in the 2022 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.

Best Lawyers has published their list for over three decades, earning the respect of the profession, the media, and the public as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals. Its first international list was published in 2006 and since then has grown to provide lists in over 75 countries.

“Best Lawyers was founded in 1981 with the purpose of highlighting the extraordinary accomplishments of those in the legal profession. After three decades, we are proud to continue to serve as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals worldwide,” says CEO Phillip Greer.

Lawyers on The Best Lawyers in America list are divided by geographic region and practice areas. They are reviewed by their peers on the basis of professional expertise, and undergo an authentication process to make sure they are in current practice and in good standing.

MAYA MURPHY ADDS THREE VETERAN LITIGATORS TO ITS RANKS

MAYA MURPHY ADDS THREE VETERAN LITIGATORS TO ITS RANKS
E.J. Fink, Thomas Moyher and Samuel Leaf Bring a Wide Range of
Litigation Expertise to the Firm

Westport, CT and New York, NY – January 21, 2014. Maya Murphy, P.C. announced today the addition of three senior litigation attorneys to its Westport and Manhattan offices – Ephraim Jacob (E.J.) Fink, Thomas Moyher, and Samuel Leaf.

“We are thrilled to welcome E.J., Sam and Tom to the firm,” said Managing Partner Joseph Maya. “Each of them has a keen understanding of the needs of their clients and consistently strives to meet those needs with unique, cost effective solutions and, of course, unmatched understanding of the legal issues in their respective areas. We have every confidence they will have an immediate and positive impact.”

E.J. Fink has litigated in Connecticut and New York courts for more than a decade. In that time, he has represented hundreds of insurance companies, corporations, product manufacturers, and healthcare providers in various negligence disputes and contract claims. After graduating from New England Law in Boston, Mr. Fink joined the litigation department of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP. He now resides in Stamford, Connecticut, and looks forward to bringing his large firm experience to the small firm philosophy of Maya Murphy.

Samuel Leaf has been a practicing litigator for fifteen years, the past eight of which he spent in the New York office of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP. He has represented clients ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to individuals in commercial disputes, including breach of contract and negligence actions, insurance matters, and alter ego, fraud and breach of fiduciary duty cases, among others. Mr. Leaf’s practice also focuses on First Amendment and media law issues. He has defended numerous media outlets in defamation, privacy, and intellectual property actions, and advises news publishers on reporter’s privilege and access issues. Mr. Leaf began his career at O’Melveny & Myers LLP, and later worked as a media lawyer with Davis Wright Tremaine LLP in New York. He resides in Westport and is a graduate of Brooklyn Law School, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Brooklyn Law Review.

Thomas Moyher started his legal career in insurance defense and has since worked extensively in commercial litigation. He has represented multi-million dollar corporations in a variety of litigation matters while working in New York for the past three years. Mr. Moyher, a Stratford, Connecticut resident, graduated Hofstra University School of Law cum laude, where he was an Editor of the prestigious Labor and Employment Law Journal. Mr. Moyher’s practice will focus primarily on civil litigation, including breach of contract, torts, and employment discrimination matters.

Established in 1993, Maya Murphy, P.C. is a full service law firm with a particular focus on employment law, divorce and family matters, criminal defense, estate planning, commercial litigation and business law. For more information about the firm please visit www.mayalaw.com.

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The Attorneys of Maya Murphy, P.C. In the News

The attorneys of Maya Murphy have received significant news coverage for their excellent representation on a variety of issues. Please scroll through the newspaper clippings below to view the news coverage.


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Maya Murphy in the News

Attorney, and managing partner, Joseph C. Maya has many of his cases in the area of employment law covered by various newspapers. From New York to Connecticut attorney Maya has made headlines with his zealous representation in the area of employment law. Below you can find a link to those articles and see what experience attorney Maya brings to Maya Murphy, P.C.

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