Marshall Dennehey Announces 2022 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Six attorneys from Marshall Dennehey’s New York City, Westchester County, and Long Island offices have been selected to the 2022 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 five 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

2022 New York Metro Super Lawyers

Nicholas P. Chrysanthem, Professional Liability: Defense (NYC). An experienced trial attorney and litigator for over 30 years, Mr. Chrysanthem defends clients in matters involving legal malpractice, employment litigation, real estate litigation, complex commercial litigation, ADA public accommodation and ADA class action litigation. He has experience practicing before the New York State Division of Human Rights and the New York City Human Rights Commission.

James P. Connors, Personal Injury General: Defense (Westchester). 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.

2022 New York Metro Super Lawyer Rising Stars

Dean Aronin, Transportation/Maritime (NYC). Mr. Aronin practices in the areas of admiralty and maritime litigation, construction and labor law, general liability and commercial litigation. He handles maritime products liability, claims involving exoneration from or limitation of liability, breach of Bare Boat Charter Agreement and maritime personal injury cases, including Jones Act claims and Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act. He is a member of the  Maritime Law Association of the United States (MLA) and the Marine and Insurance Claims Association (MICA).

Adam C. Calvert, Personal Injury General: Defense (NYC).  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.

Preston Holmes, Transportation/Maritime (Westchester County). Mr. Holmes is an associate in the firm's Casualty Department, representing clients in matters of general liability involving automobile and trucking matters. He is a member of the American, New York State and Metropolitan Black Bar Associations. 

Robert Demeusy, Personal Injury – Products: Defense (Melville). Mr. Demeusy represents local and national clients in complex litigation, with significant experience in products liability and toxic torts. He handles cases from inception through disposition, including conducting depositions, performing legal research, drafting motions and providing detailed case analysis and defense strategy reports to clients and insurance carriers to facilitate effective case resolutions.