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Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin, P.C. named in Best Lawyers® 2022 “Best Law Firms”

SPRINGFIELD, Mass.Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin, P.C., a law firm serving clients throughout New England and New York, has been named in Best Lawyers® 2022 “Best Law Firms”. This is the third time the firm has been awarded the honor. Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin, P.C. has been recognized for Tier 1 metropolitan designations in Springfield, Mass. in the areas of Banking and Finance Law, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Corporate Law, Elder Law and Trusts & Estates Law. They are also recognized for Tier 2 metropolitan designations in Springfield, Mass. in the areas of Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships) and Tax Law.

Recognition in The Best Lawyers in America is country and practice area-specific and determined based on several factors, including feedback from lawyers recognized by Best Lawyers on individual lawyer and firm-wide work, the size and coverage of the firm in a specific practice area, historical analysis of the firm’s “Lawyer of the Year” awards in this area, and research surrounding the firm’s overall scope and areas of expertise.

Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession. Best Lawyers listings are published in dozens of countries around the world. The 2022 edition includes more than 67,000 attorneys in 148 practice areas, covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and inclusion in this year’s publication is based on more than 9.4 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.


About Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin, P.C.

The nationally recognized attorneys at Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin, P.C., concentrate their practices in the areas of business planning, estate planning, elder and special needs law, estate settlement, commercial lending and tax-exempt bond financing, commercial real estate transactions, environmental law, zoning and permitting, trust and estates litigation, commercial litigation, tax law and bankruptcy. The firm’s institutional clients range from nonprofit corporations and closely held family enterprises to multinational corporations with operations throughout New England and eastern New York. The firm’s philosophy is to place the client’s needs first by providing tailored, results-oriented, cost-effective approaches to problem-solving and keeping current with innovative strategies. Founded in 1969 by two legal services attorneys, the firm of 14 attorneys has offices in Springfield and Northampton, Mass., and Albany, N.Y. Additional information about Shatz, Schwartz and Fentin can be found on its website,