Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 30, 2011
Four Philadelphia personal injury attorneys from the law firm of Galfand Berger, LLP have been named by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers magazine as top attorneys in the state for 2011. Only five percent of the lawyers in each state are named by Super Lawyers. Another two Philadelphia injury attorneys from the 64-year-old firm were named 2011 Rising Stars, an honor bestowed on only two-and-a-half percent of lawyers under the age of 40.
“We are very proud to have received this special recognition,” says managing partner Debra Jensen, previously selected four times to the Super Lawyer list. “We appreciate the opportunity to serve our clients’ interests. Receiving this honor lets our clients know that we are working hard for them. Trust. Knowledge. Results. These are our guiding principles.”
2011 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers from Galfand Berger are:
Arthur L. Bugay, partner, focuses on products liability, construction action litigation, personal injury litigation, negligent security, and employment law. He is an active volunteer for the indigent and provides volunteer legal services for the Legal Clinic for the Disabled.
Marc S. Jacobs, senior partner, concentrates his practice on representing and protecting disabled workers. Marc has lectured throughout the state, and is contributing editor to PBI’s book “Handling a Workers’ Compensation Case.”
Richard M. Jurewicz, senior partner, represents people injured by unsafe products and defective tools, equipment, and machinery. He previously has been selected to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyer’s list every year since 2004 and has recovered more than $100 million for his clients. He was selected as one of the top 100 lawyers in Pennsylvania and one of the top 100 lawyers in Philadelphia.
Eric J. Swan, senior partner, focuses his practice on motor vehicle litigation. A believer in consumer education, he is a published author and a frequent lecturer on automobile insurance, people's rights after an accident, and insurance company bad faith.
On the Super Lawyer 2011 Rising Star list from Galfand Berger are:
Michael Malvey, partner, focuses his practice on automobile accidents, premises liability cases, construction site accidents, products liability matters, and medical malpractice cases. He has helped the Galfand Berger team attain some of the largest, multi-million client recoveries in Pennsylvania.
Henry Yampolsky, senior associate, practices in the areas of personal injury litigation, employment discrimination and labor law, and workers compensation. He is fluent in Russian and Ukrainian and takes an active role in the Greater Philadelphia Russian-speaking community.
About Super Lawyers
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About Galfand Berger
Galfand Berger has been championing the rights of injured workers, consumers and individuals since 1947. Harry Galfand and Albert Gerber founded the firm more than 60 years ago with one goal: to secure full and just compensation for people who have suffered injustices and injuries. Galfand Berger remains true to that dedicated mission today.
Galfand Berger's personal injury attorneys work to protect the rights of people who have been injured as a result of automobile accidents, defective products, unsafe equipment and machinery, work place and construction accidents, workers compensation claims, medical malpractice and any other serious injuries or accidents.
For more information about Galfand Berger, LLP go to http://www.galfandberger.com/