Law Clerk to the Hon. Robert N.C. Nix, Jr., Chief Justice of Pennsylvania, 1984. Member, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Interbranch Commission on Venue 2002. Certified Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy, The American Board of Trial Advocacy. Recipient, Special Achievement Award, 1999 ATLA Annual Convention. Certification of Recognition, U.S. House of Representatives, 2008. Author: "Injustice in the Wake of the False Promise of Tort Reform," The Barrister, 2003; "Separation of Powers: Restrictions on Legislative Regulation of Attorney's Fees in Medical Malpractice Actions," The Barrister, Special Supplement, December 2002; "An Historic Overview of the Supreme Court's Rulemaking Authority, " The Barrister, Special Supplement, December 2002; "Funded Employment and Vocational Rehabilitation Shams Affecting Injured Workers," ATLA 2000 Annual Convention Reference Materials, Vol. II, pg. 2845-2857; "The Evolution of the Right of Partially Disabled Workers to Receive Worker's Compensation Benefits Even When Laid Off," The Barrister, 1990; P.17; "Straight Talk About The 1993 Amendments to the Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Act," The Barrister, Fall 1993; "Enforcement of the American With Disabilities Act Will Bring Equity to the Job Referral Practice in The Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation System," The Barrister, Vol. XX, Number 1, Spring 1995. Advocate, National College of Advocacy, 1995. Listed in: Best Lawyers in America, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012; Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Philadelphia Magazine, 2004-2010. Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Fellow: American Bar Foundation; Litigation Council of America.
American Bar Foundation; Litigation Council of America.
(Civil Trial Advocate by National Board of Trial Advocacy; Civil Pretrial Advocate by National Board of Legal Specialty)