Leo Santa Maria Memorial Scholarships Awarded

Local 6 25th Annual Retirees Dinner

Congratulations to the International Association of Heat and Frost Insulators and Asbestos Workers Local 6, Boston, MA on the occasion of their 25th annual retirees’ luncheon held at The Lantana, Randolph, MA on August 21, 2019.  Thornton Law Firm was honored to be on hand to celebrate and reminisce with retirees and their loved ones.  To cap off the afternoon, Mike Thornton was privileged to present Leo Santa Maria Memorial Scholarship awards to two retirees to help fund the education of their family members.  Leo Santa Maria was a longtime officer of Local 6. A kind and generous man, Leo is remembered for his great sense of humor and his devotion to his family and his union. Thornton Law Firm established a scholarship fund in his name to honor his memory and service to Local 6.

Michael Thornton and Joan Santa Maria
Local 6 25th Annual Retirees Dinner
Local 6 25th Annual Retirees Dinner

Three Thornton Law Firm Attorneys Named Best Lawyers In America®

By Patricia M. Flannery, Esq.

Published on April 29, 2019

Thornton Law Firm proudly announces that three of our attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Michael P. Thornton  was selected as a Best Lawyer for Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Plaintiffs in Boston, MA. Attorney Thornton, our founder and chairman, has been listed in Best Lawyers in America® since 2006.

Mr. Thornton has also been recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® as the 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” for Class Actions/Plaintiffs in Boston. The “Lawyer of the Year” award is presented annually to a single outstanding lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area. Mr. Thornton previously won the Lawyer of the Year for Class Actions/Plaintiffs in Boston in 2016.

David J. McMorris was selected as a Best Lawyer for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs in Boston, MA. He has been named to Best Lawyers® since 2008.  Mr. McMorris directs Thornton Law Firm’ health care subrogation and workplace injury practices.

Marilyn T. McGoldrick was selected as a Best Lawyer for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs in Boston, MA. This is her first year as a Best Lawyer® selection. Attorney McGoldrick directs the firm’s defective drugs and medical devices litigation and heads the firm’s health care subrogation practice along with David McMorris. 

If you need an experienced lawyer, contact Thornton Law Firm, LLP, online today or call (888) 491-9726 to schedule a free consultation.

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