Chambers and Partners USA

Chambers and Partners continues to award high rankings to Cook Little, with most lawyers ranked in their respective practice areas. Chambers ranking are compiled by a London-based team of 200+ researchers, based on written submissions and in-depth attorney and client interviews. The rankings reflect achievements in work performed, strategic growth, excellence in client service and contributions to the legal profession. 

New England Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The Super Lawyers selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. While not more than 5% of the lawyers in New England are selected for this honor, the following CLRM lawyers have this designation: Jim Cook, Curt Little, Matt Benson, Jen Moeckel and Scott Ellison. 


The Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability, generated from evaluations of lawyers by other members of the bar and the judiciary in the United States and Canada. An AV rating is attained by lawyers who have been ranked by their peers at the highest level of professional excellence. Jim Cook, Curt Little, Matthew Benson, Jennifer Moeckel and Andrea Chatfield are all AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. 

Best Lawyers

Best Lawyers, the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession, is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, Most lawyers in the firm have all been designated as Best Lawyers in New Hampshire. 

The American College of Trail Lawyers (“ACTL”) is recognized as the preeminent organization of trial lawyers in North America, dedicated to maintaining and improving the standards of trial practice, professionalism, ethics and the administration of justice. Membership is by invitation only to those trial lawyers who are unquestionably and eminently qualified, in addition to being regarded as the best in their state/province.

Cook Little & Sheehan Phinney

Cook Little is pleased to announce that we have joined the business law firm, Sheehan Phinney.