Marshall Dennehey Announces 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Five attorneys from the Manhattan office of Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin and one from the firm's Mount Laurel, New Jersey office, have been selected to the 2017 edition of New York Metro Super Lawyers magazine. A Thomson Reuters business, Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in a state are selected as Super Lawyers and no more than 2.5 percent are selected for Super Lawyer Rising Stars. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. A description of the selection methodology can be found at

Marshall Dennehey attorneys selected to the 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers list include:

William R. Connor, III, Transportation/Maritime. Mr. Connor has focused on admiralty and maritime law for 40 years. He has litigated hundreds of complex matters involving cargo claims and subrogation and is a longtime and active member of the Maritime Law Association of the United States. 

James P. Connors, Personal Injury General: Defense. Mr. Connors has nearly 40 years of litigation experience in a diverse range of practice areas including premises liability, product liability, aviation liability, professional liability and employment liability. He served as one of the lead counsel in the casualty litigation arising from the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001.

Daniel G. McDermott, Transportation/Maritime. Mr. McDermott co-chairs the firm's Maritime Litigation Practice Group. He concentrates his practice in defense of marine construction projects in the New York City metropolitan region, frequently representing general contractors, vessel owners, municipalities and their agencies in suits brought by longshore and harbor workers.

Edward C. Radzik, Transportation/Maritime. Mr. Radzik has 37 years of experience in maritime litigation. He has handled matters involving claims for cargo loss and damage, ship collisions, allisions, groundings, shipboard fires and explosions, hull and machinery failures, shipyard repair, pollution, stevedore damage, particular and general average, marine insurance disputes, personal injury and other maritime claims.

Marshall Dennehey attorneys selected to the 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyer Rising Stars list include:

Adam C. Calvert, Personal Injury General: Defense.  Mr. Calvert represents clients in the fields of construction injury litigation, retail liability, automobile litigation, trucking and transportation litigation, product liability actions, and amusements, sports and recreation liability. His clients include retail stores, construction companies, maintenance companies, amusement parks, theaters and product retailers, among others.  

Christopher J. DiCicco, Transportation/Maritime. Mr. DiCicco focuses his practice on admiralty and maritime litigation, including maritime personal injury cases and marine construction cases. He also handles trucking and aviation cargo defense matters. Though he relocated to the firm's Mount Laurel, NJ office in 2017, he is admitted to practice in both New York and New Jersey and he actively handles litigation in both states.