Paul DeRensis, Cohasset Town Counsel, was named in November 2014 as one of 2014’s New England Super Lawyers along with four other members of his firm, Deutsch Williams Brooks DeRensis & Holland, P.C.
Mr. DeRensis’ practice is concentrated in the area of municipal law, and he was one of only eleven lawyers in New England given recognition as a Super Lawyer in the state, local and municipal law category throughout the entire six state New England region. Notably, this is the tenth time he has been so recognized, a record for this category.
DeRensis is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School, and is admitted to practice in New York and Massachusetts and in various federal courts including the United States Supreme Court. He serves as Town Counsel to a number of Massachusetts municipalities. Mr. DeRensis has served as Cohasset’s Town Counsel for seventeen years. Mr. DeRensis serves on the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Municipal Association and the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts Selectmen’s Association. He also has been appointed by the Governor to serve as Public Member of the State Board of Medicine and a member of the State Local Government Advisory Commission.
A seven term incumbent selectman of a municipality, DeRensis previously served as an elected member of a Municipal Planning Board and a Municipal Finance Committee/Advisory Committee.
All New England Super Lawyers are listed in November’s issue of Boston Magazine. The list of 2014 Super Lawyers is assembled by Thomson Reuters in conjunction with Boston Magazine based on peer nominations by attorneys, independent research conducted by the Thomson Reuters research staff, and peer evaluations by practice area across the six New England states aimed at selecting as Super Lawyers the top 5 percent of New England attorneys in more than 60 practice areas and reflects both peer recognition and professional achievement verified through careful selection process to determine New England’s best.© Copyright 2014 Tanna K, All rights Reserved. Written For: Tinytown Unleashed