Day Pitney LLP announced today that three attorneys have been elected as partners, including one in its Hartford office, effective January 1, 2018.
“We are very proud to promote these exceptional lawyers to the firm’s partnership,” said Day Pitney Managing Partner Stanley A. Twardy, Jr. “They have made significant contributions to our practices and we look forward to their continued growth with the firm for the benefit of our clients.”
The promoted partners are C. John DeSimone, III, a litigation partner in the Parsippany, New Jersey, office; Susan R. Huntington, a transactional partner in the Hartford office; and Amy R. Lonergan, a trusts and estates partner in the Boston office.
Huntington assists health care providers and managed care companies with the spectrum of business and regulatory needs, with particular experience in forming accountable care organizations and clinical integration networks. Susan has focused her entire legal career in health law and has extensive clinical, business management, insurance, risk management and legal experience.
As a certified physician assistant, she also has a unique perspective on the challenges and opportunities faced by health care providers. Susan has provided legal support from nearly every side of a transaction – serving as in-house counsel at Aetna, General Counsel for Connecticut's largest primary care physician practice and Deputy General Counsel at Hartford HealthCare, an integrated delivery system.
In addition, she has over ten years of experience working for Chubb insurance company, serving as the health care practice leader/senior vice president. Susan received her J.D., cum laude, from the Georgetown University Law Center and her B.S., with honors, from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She is admitted to practice in Connecticut and Massachusetts.
About Day Pitney
Day Pitney LLP is a full-service law firm with close to 300 attorneys in Boston, Connecticut, Florida, New Jersey, New York, and Washington, DC. The firm offers clients strong corporate and litigation practices, with experience on behalf of large national and international corporations as well as emerging and middle-market companies. With one of the largest and most sophisticated individual clients practices in the country, the firm also has extensive experience assisting individuals and their families, fiduciaries and tax-exempt entities plan for the future.