Best Lawyers in America 2015 Recognizes Four Neubert, Pepe & Monteith Attorneys

September 2, 2014

NEW HAVEN, Connecticut (September 2, 2014) – Attorneys Michael D. Neubert, Deborah Monteith Neubert, Douglas S. Skalka, and Andrew R. Lubin, from the law firm of Neubert, Pepe & Monteith, P.C. were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2015 the oldest and most highly-respected peer-reviewed guide to excellence in the legal profession.

The following Neubert, Pepe & Monteith attorneys were recognized in their respective practice areas.

D. Skalka, A. Lubin, M. Neubert, D. Monteith Neubert

Michael D. Neubert, Founding Partner – Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
Michael Neubert has extensive experience in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, professional liability defense, hospital and medical liability defense, and litigation and appeals. His clients include hospitals, physicians, medical practice groups, lawyers, professional associations, insurance companies, corporations, and municipalities. In addition to his listing in Best Lawyers, attorney Neubert has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell and is listed in Connecticut Super Lawyers.

Deborah Monteith Neubert, Founding Partner – Construction Law
Deborah Monteith Neubert practices in the areas of construction law and employment law. Attorney Monteith Neubert skillfully negotiates complex construction and contract issues. She is the co-author of two professional practice publications for design professionals, and has given numerous seminars in this area. Attorney Monteith Neubert is an Executive Committee Member of the Connecticut Bar Association Construction Law Section and is active in the New Haven County Bar Association.

Douglas S. Skalka, Partner – Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
Doug Skalka is an experienced attorney in all aspects of bankruptcy, commercial finance and business reorganization matters. He represents secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, commercial lenders, investors, purchasers and committees in bankruptcy and business reorganization cases. Attorney Skalka holds a certification in business bankruptcy from the American Board of Certification. He has been named in Best Lawyers since 2006 and in Connecticut Super Lawyers since 2007. Attorney Skalka was selected to the Top 100 New England Super Lawyers list for 2013.

Andrew R. Lubin, Partner – Real Estate
Andy Lubin is an accomplished real estate, commercial finance, and commercial and business law attorney. He assists clients in all aspects of acquisition, financing, leasing, management, restructuring and disposition for retail, residential, office and industrial properties. In addition to having been listed in Best Lawyers since 2001, he was also named in Best Lawyers as the New Haven Connecticut Real Estate Lawyer of the Year for 2014. Attorney Lubin has been listed in Connecticut Super Lawyers since its inception and holds an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell. He is active in the New Haven, Connecticut and American Bar Associations holding committee and executive board member positions.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers© has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which over 50,000 leading attorneys submitted over 5.5 million evaluations on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

Neubert, Pepe & Monteith, P.C. is a general practice law firm with offices in New Haven, Hartford and Fairfield, Connecticut and White Plains, New York ( Our team of attorneys possesses the type of exceptional legal and professional skills sought by clients to meet their objectives. The team’s depth, talent, and dedication to client success allows Neubert, Pepe & Monteith to better serve clients locally and nationally.