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Nye Stirling Hale & Miller LLP, Motley Rice LLC and Berger Montague P.C. (collectively the “Working Group”) will jointly handle Boy Scout abuse cases as co-counsel.

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The attorneys responsible for this website are Shanon J. Carson (PA) from Berger Montague P.C., Daniel R. Lapinski (NJ, NY, PA) from Motley Rice New Jersey LLC and Jonathan D. Miller (CA) from Nye Stirling Hale & Miller LLP. (Motley Rice LLC, a South Carolina Limited Liability Company, is engaged in the New Jersey practice of law through Motley Rice New Jersey LLC. Esther Berezofsky attorney responsible for New Jersey practice.)

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Working Group attorneys are not licensed to practice law in Canada.