Sixty-Three Ballard Attorneys Named Pennsylvania 'Super Lawyers'

Saturday, July 1, 2006 - 01:00

Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP has announced that 63 of its lawyers were named Pennsylvania Super Lawyers. Each year only five percent of all PA lawyers receive the Super Lawyer title by Law and Politics magazine.

Ballard lawyers were honored in the following practice areas: Banking, Carl H. Fridy, Alan S. Kaplinsky and Richard S. Perelman; Bankruptcy & Creditor/ Debtor Rights, David L. Pollack and William A. Slaughter; Bonds/Government Finance, Kevin R. Cunningham, Thomas Jay Ellis and H. David Prior; Business/Corporate, John L. Culhane Jr. and Stephanie Franklin-Suber; Business Litigation, Robert R. Baron, Jr., Robert McL. Boote, Alan J. Davis (Top 10 Pennsylvania, Top 100 Pennsylvania, Top 100 Philadelphia), Stephen J. Kastenberg, Mark J. Levin and David H. Pittinsky (Top 100 Pennsylvania, Top 100 Philadelphia).

Also Civil Litigation Defense, Kelley A. Grady; Class Action/Mass Torts, John P. Lavelle Jr. and Burt M. Rublin; Construction/Surety, Steven A. Arbittier (Top 100 Philadelphia); Criminal Defense: White Collar, Donald J. Goldberg (Top 100 Pennsylvania, Top 100 Philadelphia), Henry E. Hockeimer Jr., Arthur Makadon and Eric W. Sitarchuk; Employee Benefits/ERISA, John M. Bernard; Employment & Labor, H. Thomas Felix II, Kenneth M. Jarin, John B. Langel, Brian D. Pedrow and Anthony F. Visco Jr.; Environmental, Brendan K. Collins and David G. Mandelbaum.

Also Estate Planning & Probate, Beverly R. Budin (Top 50 Women), Benjamin R. Neilson, Marilyn C. Sanborne (Top 50 Women) and Regina O'Brien Thomas (Top 50 Women); General Litigation, Frederic W. Clark, David S. Fryman, Geoffrey A. Kahn and Darryl J. May; Health Care, Jean C. Hemphill; Intellectual Property Law, Jamie B. Bischoff, Roberta Jacobs-Meadway (Top 50 Women) and Jay K. Meadway; Insurance Coverage, Douglas Y. Christian; Mergers & Acquisitions, Richard J. Braemer, Brian D. Doerner and Robert P. Krauss.

Also Real Estate, Lynn R. Axelroth (Top 50 Women), David B. Gifford, Richard R. Goldberg, Philip B. Korb, Bart I. Mellits, Alan S. Ritterband and Michael Sklaroff; Securities & Corporate Finance, John N. Ake, E. Carolan Berkley, Gerald J. Guarcini, Richard P. Jaffe, Justin P. Klein and William H. Rheiner, and Tax, Wendi L. Kotzen and Wayne R. Strasbaugh.