Segal & Lewis LLP
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Fifth Avenue Place, 120 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2700
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About this office:
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP is a law firm with a national and international practice. Founded in 1935, the Firm has grown to include offices in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, PA; New York, NY; Cherry Hill, NJ; Washington, DC; Wilmington, DE; and San Francisco, CA. Our common bond is a commitment to excellence and hard work, and a dedication to serving the Firm's clients.
Our lawyers have been leaders in government and the profession. They have served in high government posts at the federal, state and local levels. Our lawyers have also held leadership positions in the bar, including President of the American Bar Association, President of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and Chancellors of the Philadelphia Bar Association. Our lawyers have taught in leading law schools and have written numerous legal treatises and articles. They have played a significant role in developing our nation's law, most notably in the 30-year development of the Uniform Commercial Code, now in effect across the nation, and in the development of the Uniform Probate Code. They hold leadership positions in national and local civic, cultural, political and charitable institutions, and have a reputation for outstanding pro bono service to the profession and the community.
Schnader Harrison's clients range from large, international corporations to individual entrepreneurs. They include companies based in the United States as well as those from other countries. We represent clients in many industries including transportation, manufacturing, communications, insurance, banking and finance, health care, computers, construction, as well as service organizations.
Statement of Practice Summary:
Alcoholic Beverages, Antitrust and Trade Regulation, Appellate Practice, Banking and Finance, Bankruptcy, Business, Commercial, Communications, Constitutional, Construction, Contracts, Corporation, Covenants Not to Compete, Debtors and Creditors Rights, Employee Benefits, Entertainment and Sport, Environmental, Family Law, Health and Hospital, Technology and Science, Immigration, Insurance, Joint Ventures, Labor and Employment, Litigation, Media, Mergers and Acquisitions, Personal Injury and Torts, Probate, Trusts and Estates, Products Liability, Professional Liability, Real Estate, Securities Litigation, Shareholder Disputes, Taxation, Toxic Torts, Trade Secrets, Transportation, Wills and Probate, Workers Compensation, Zoning, Planning and Land Use.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
Federal Court Dismisses Class Action Complaint Based on Pre-Complaint Offer of Settlement
John K. Gisleson,Monica C. Platt, June 6, 2013
In Datascope Analytics, LLC v. Comcast Cable Communications, Inc., No. 13-608, 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 70215 (E.D. Pa. May 17, 2013), the District Court dismissed a proposed class action at the inception of the lawsuit because defendant Comcast Cable Communications, Inc. mooted the case by offering...
New York City Council Passes Law Prohibiting Discrimination Against Unemployed, Overriding Mayor’s Veto
Allison R. Brown,Rebecca Lacher,Scott J. Wenner, March 28, 2013
On March 13, 2013, the New York City Council voted to override Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s veto of Bill Number 814-A, which prohibits employers from discriminating against job applicants on the basis of employment status. Although other jurisdictions, including New Jersey, Oregon and Washington...
The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 and What It Means to You
Jonathan R. Flora,James R. Olson, January 15, 2013
On Jan. 2, 2013, President Obama signed the “American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012” (the “Act”) which was passed by the House and Senate the previous day to avoid the so-called “fiscal cliff.” The Act prevents many of the tax hikes that were scheduled to go into...
(For biographical data of other attorneys of the Firm, see Professional Biographies at Washington, D.C., Cherry Hill, New Jersey, New York, New York, San Francisco, California, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Wilmington, Delaware)