GREENVILLE, S.C. (November 19, 2015) – Jon B. Sparkman, Esq, a 1985 graduate of Bob Jones University, was recently named by Best Lawyers® as “Lawyer of the Year” in Manchester, New Hampshire, for his practice with Devine Millimet, one of New Hampshire’s largest law firms.
A resident of Pelham, New Hampshire, Sparkman has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” for Non-Profit and Charities Law. Sparkman helps non-profit organizations fulfill their charitable missions by assisting them in their organizational and internal governance, as well as their dealings with constituents and regulatory agencies. He typically works within the non-profit sectors of healthcare, education, developmental disability, social services, and the arts. He is currently the president of Devine Millimet and works closely with each of the firm’s lawyers for the effective delivery of legal services.
Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers® lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Over 79,000 leading attorneys globally are eligible to vote, and we have received more than 12 million votes to date on the legal abilities of other lawyers based on their specific practice areas around the world. For the 2016 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, 6.7 million votes were analyzed, which resulted in more than 55,000 leading lawyers being included in the new edition. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”
Established in 1947, Devine Millimet is one of the largest and most dynamic business and litigation law firms in the region, with 69 attorneys and the largest New Hampshire-based litigation team of 39 trial lawyers. The firm maintains offices in Manchester, Concord, and Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Boston, Massachusetts.