Bernstein Shur Only Law Firm Named in Best Places to Work in ME


Bernstein Shur Only Law Firm Named in Best Places to Work in ME

Firm Earns Listing for Third Year in a Row – Ranked in Top 20 Companies (#17)

Portland and Augusta, ME (October 12, 2012) – Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England’s largest law firms, was ranked 17th on ME’s Best Places to Work list at an awards’ ceremony October 11. On the Best Places’ list for three consecutive years, the firm shares the distinction with 41 other companies and is the only law firm to make the list.

Best Places to Work in ME was created in 2006 to recognize companies that have established and consistently fostered outstanding workplace environments. The program promotes a long-term initiative to encourage growth and excellence throughout ME companies. To be considered for the list companies must complete a two-phase evaluation that includes examining policies, practices and demographics, and conducting employee surveys.

“We have a team of smart and passionate employees who make the firm a terrific place to work,” said Charles E. Miller, Bernstein Shur’s CEO. “We’re thrilled to be recognized for our positive work environment.”

See a full list of 2012 Best Places to Work in ME winners.

About Bernstein Shur

Widely regarded as one of New England’s most entrepreneurial law firms, Bernstein Shur is a multi-service firm with more than 100 attorneys in offices in ME and New Hampshire. Founded in 1915, the firm provides practical and innovative counsel in the areas of business law, litigation, and municipal law to clients throughout the region and around the world. Bernstein Shur is ME’s exclusive member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms. More information is available at