Bangor, Maine, September 15, 2020: Rudman Winchell attorney Edmond J. Bearor has been included in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers for the following practice areas:

  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Litigation – Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation – Municipal
  • Municipal Law

Ed’s inclusion in the 2021 edition marks his fifteenth consecutive year of being recognized by Best Lawyers. Best Lawyers utilizes the consensus of leading community lawyers regarding the professional abilities of their colleagues. Thus, the recognition Rudman Winchell received is based entirely on peer-review feedback.

Notably, in 2012 and 2016 Ed was named “Lawyer of the Year” in Land Use & Zoning Law by Best Lawyers. This is an honor given to only one attorney per practice area in each community.  Throughout his career, Ed’s practice has centered around municipal and administrative law; with an emphasis on real estate transactions, development, and litigation. In addition to this recognition, attorney Bearor also served as managing partner of Rudman Winchell from 2010 to 2019, a position of leadership conferred to a select few in the course of their legal career.

Ed has been fighting alongside municipalities for over three decades working to ensure that town’s and its residents are protected.  Additionally, Ed’s work in land use and zoning laws are unparalleled in the region bringing his clients an expertise born through years of hard work and dedication that he uses for the benefit of those he serves. When not juggling a busy practice, or mentoring new attorneys Ed spends as much time as possible with his wife and three children and has occasionally thought of sky diving, scuba diving, race car driving, and mountain climbing as viable retirement options.

Rudman Winchell has served the Maine community and beyond since 1917. With more than two dozen attorneys and access to vast legal resources, Rudman Winchell is able to provide nationally recognized counsel and other legal services while remaining committed to developing valued partnerships with clients and the local community.

For more information, please contact:
Carin Sychterz – Manager of Business Development