Darien resident named New England Super Lawyer
Updated 4:21 pm, Thursday, February 23, 2012
The matrimonial law firm of Siegel, Reilly and Conlon, LLC, in Stamford has announced George A. Reilly, of Darien, has again been selected as a "Super Lawyer" in the Family Law practice area by New England Super Lawyers magazine.
The firm reported that Frederic J. Siegel has also been included in the designation as a "Super Lawyer." This is Attorney Siegel's first selection and Attorney Reilly's fifth. New England Super Lawyers magazine, a Thomson Reuters publication, is "a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement," according to the company's website.
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The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations, the company said.
"It is an honor to be selected for this prestigious recognition," Reilly said.
"Nomination by peers in the family law field and recognition of pro bono and public service activities are particularly gratifying."
Attorney Reilly has practiced family law involving prenuptial agreements, divorce, support and parenting issues, post-judgment modifications and enforcement in Fairfield County for more than 25 years.
In addition to his five selections as a New England Super Lawyer, he was awarded the "Family Champion Award" by the Connecticut Council of Family Service Agencies for his service on the boards of Center for Hope in Darien and Family Centers in Greenwich.
He has also received the Connecticut Bar Association's Pro Bono award.
He is a former Darien Selectman and now in his 10th year as a member of the Darien Board of Education.
Attorney Siegel has more than 30 years experience in the practice of family and matrimonial law.
He has been named by Worth Magazine as one of the top 100 lawyers in the United States and has appeared as a featured commentator and authority on divorce and related matters on CNN, Good Morning America, and the Wall Street Journal among others.
Siegel, Reilly & Conlon LLC is the successor firm to the respected family law firm of Fitzmaurice and Siegel.
Founded in 2009, Siegel, Reilly & Conlon LLC provides a broad range of high-quality legal counsel in all areas of family law representing spouses, parents and children.
"What sets us apart from other law firms is our creativity and our commitment to pursuing the client's goals," said Reilly.
"The firm focuses on creative problem solving, grounded in strategic analysis and planning. Divorce can have a devastating impact on all parties, especially the children; our priority is to provide exceptional service -- as efficiently as possible -- by listening to our clients and seeking the best solutions."