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PEPPER HAMILTON LLP: Pepper Hamilton earns National and Metropolitan First-Tier Placements in U.S. News- Best Lawyers® 'Best Law Firms' Rankings for 2019

By Pepper Hamilton LLP | Nov 20, 2018

Pepper Hamilton received nine national first-tier placements and 43 first-tier metropolitan placements in U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for 2019.

DILWORTH PAXSON LLP: Dilworth Paxson LLP Again Named One of the “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®

By Dilworth Paxson LLP | Nov 20, 2018

Dilworth Paxson LLP has been honored for both national and metropolitan rankings by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for 2019.

MCNEES WALLACE & NURICK LLC: Mcnees earns National and Metropolitan 'Best Law Firms' rankings in U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

By McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC | Nov 20, 2018

McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC was ranked nationally in 1 practice area and regionally in more than 30 practice areas in the 2019 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers ninth edition of “Best Law Firms” rankings.

U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA: Cambria County Investment Advisor Pleads Guilty in $4.5M Fraud Scheme

By U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Pennsylvania | Nov 20, 2018

A resident of Lilly, Pa., pleaded guilty in federal court to charges of securities fraud, wire fraud, and filing false income tax returns, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced.

NAUMAN SMITH SHISSLER & HALL: Nauman Smith Named Best Law Firm

By Nauman Smith Shissler & Hall, LLP | Nov 20, 2018

Nauman, Smith, Shissler & Hall, LLP has been named a Metropolitan Tier 1 law firm in Harrisburg for Municipal Law and a Metropolitan Tier 2 law firm in Commercial Litigation in the 2019 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms.”

ARCHER & GREINER: Archer ranked Nationally among "Best Law Firms" by U.S. News & World Report and best Lawyers®

By Archer & Greiner, PC. | Nov 20, 2018

Archer has been named to the 2019 list of “Best Law Firms” by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®.

OGLETREE DEAKINS NASH SMOAK & STEWART: Ogletree Deakins named a "Law Firm of the Year" for Eighth Consecutive Year

By Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart | Nov 20, 2018

Ogletree Deakins, one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that the firm has been named a “Law Firm of the Year” for the eighth consecutive year by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”.

HOURIGAN KLUGER & QUINN: Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn named to 2019 US News and world Reports Best Law Firms across Five Areas of Practice

By | Nov 16, 2018

Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn PC is pleased to announce that the Firm has been named to the 2019 US News and World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”.

BURNS WHITE: Burns White Recognized Among 2019 “Best Law Firms” in U. S. News Survey

By Burns White, LLC | Nov 16, 2018

Burns White LLC earned recognition among the Best Law Firms in the country, receiving eight rankings in the 2019 U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” survey.

BERNSTEIN-BURKLEY PC: Bernstein-Burkley, P.C. Named a Tier 1 Law Firm by US News – Best Lawyers 2019 “Best Law Firms”

By Bernstein-Burkley PC | Nov 16, 2018

Bernstein-Burkley, P.C. was awarded the following rankings by the US News – Best Lawyers 2019 “Best Law Firms” list.

ECKERT SEAMANS: Eckert Seamans welcomes Brittany Stepp to Philadelphia office and Litigation Division

By | Nov 16, 2018

Eckert Seamans is pleased to welcome associate Brittany L. Stepp to its Philadelphia office and Litigation Division. A recent graduate of Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Stepp is focusing her practice on labor and employment matters.

ECKERT SEAMANS: Eckert Seamans welcomes associates Brian Haney, Randa Lewis, and Danielle Scalise to Pittsburgh office

By | Nov 16, 2018

Eckert Seamans is pleased to welcome associates Brian S. Haney, Randa M. Lewis, and Danielle M. Scalise to the firm’s Pittsburgh office.

ECKERT SEAMANS: Best Law Firms 2019: U.S. News – Best Lawyers again ranks Eckert Seamans among the nation’s top law firms

By | Nov 16, 2018

The national law firm of Eckert Seamans has been recognized by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” 2019 for 71 national and metropolitan practices.

MARZZACCO NIVEN & ASSOCIATES: Marzzacco Niven & Associates Ranked In 2019 "Best Law Firms"

By Marzzacco Niven & Associates | Nov 15, 2018

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®, for the ninth consecutive year, announce the "Best Law Firms" rankings.

COHEN & GRIGSBY: Cliff Levine Appointed Board Chair of the Continuing Legal Education Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

By Cohen & Grigsby | Nov 15, 2018

The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania recently appointed Cliff Levine as Board Chair of the Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Board, effective December 31, 2018.

MONTGOMERY MCCRACKEN WALKER & RHOADS: Montgomery McCracken Adds Bree Archambault as Partner in Business Department

By Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads | Nov 15, 2018

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that Bree Archambault has joined the firm as a partner in its Business Department.

BERGER & MONTAGUE PC: $43.5 Million Class Action Settlement Announced Regarding Certain NIBCO PEX 1006 Tubing, F1807 Fittings, and Stainless Steel Clamps

By Berger & Montague PC | Nov 6, 2018

The following is being jointly released by the NIBCO PEX Settlement Administrator on behalf of NIBCO Inc. (“NIBCO”) and Plaintiffs’ law firms, Berger Montague PC and Sauder Schelkopf LLC, to announce a class action settlement in the lawsuits captioned Cole, et al. v. NIBCO Inc., No. 13-cv-7871 (D.N.J.), and Meadow, et al. v. NIBCO Inc., No. 15-cv-1124 (M.D. Tenn.).

MARSHALL DENNEHEY WARNER COLEMAN & GOGGIN: Matthew Keris Elected Atlantic Regional Director of the Defense Research Institute

By Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin | Nov 6, 2018

Matthew P. Keris, shareholder in the Scranton office of Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, has been elected the Atlantic Regional Director of the Defense Research Institute (DRI), the country's leading organization of defense attorneys and in-house counsel.

U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA: Midstate Man And Woman Charged With Defrauding Disabled Veteran Of $316,360

By U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania | Nov 6, 2018

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Jason Ehrhart, age 48, of Thompsontown, Pennsylvania, and Jason’s former wife, Laurie Ehrhart, age 48, of Newport, Pennsylvania, were charged with defrauding a disabled Veteran, the Veteran’s Administration, and the Social Security Administration out of $316,360.

DECHERT LLP: Dechert Achieves Highest-ever Ranking on List of World’s Top 30 Firms for Investigations

By Dechert LLP | Nov 6, 2018

Dechert has achieved its highest-ever ranking in the 2018 edition of Global Investigations Review’s “GIR 30”, published Oct. 26.

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