SuperLawyers® Recognizes 14 RRD Attorneys in Connecticut for 2019

November 7, 2019


Fourteen attorneys from Ryan Ryan Deluca LLP were recently named to the Connecticut Super Lawyers® list and the Super Lawyers Connecticut Rising Stars list for 2019 for their impressive work in Connecticut litigation. The firm is pleased to announce the recognition for the following attorneys:


  • Charles A. Deluca - Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Daniel E. Ryan - Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice: Defense
  • Michael T. Ryan - Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Robert C. E. Laney - Professional Liability: Defense
  • Catherine S. Nietzel - Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Robert O. Hickey - Civil Litigation: Defense
  • James J. Noonan - Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Janice D. Lai - Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Christopher J. Lynch - Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Steven H. Malitz - Transportation/Maritime
  • Claire E. Ryan - Employment Litigation: Defense


Charles A. Deluca was also once again listed in 2019 Connecticut Top 50 Super Lawyers. 


Additionally, those attorneys named to the 2019 Connecticut Rising Stars list include:


  • Beck S. Fineman - Personal Injury, General: Defense
  • Michael C. Barbarula - Civil Litigation: Defense
  • Raymond J. Carta - Civil Litigation: Defense

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.


The Rising Stars selection process is the Super Lawyers selection process except that candidates must be either 40 years old or younger or in practice for ten years or less. To learn more about Super Lawyers visit