Best Lawyers Names Susan Foreman Jordan ‘Lawyer of the Year’ for Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law

March 16, 2015 – Press Releases

Fox Rothschild LLP is pleased to announce Partner Susan Foreman Jordan was named Pittsburgh’s 2015 Lawyer of the Year for Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law by Best Lawyers. This is Jordan’s 10th year being recognized by Best Lawyers.

Each year Best Lawyers, which is among the oldest and most respected peer-review publications in the legal profession, names a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area as “Lawyer of the Year” for his or her remarkable level of peer recognition. Receiving this designation reflects the high level of respect Jordan has earned among other leading lawyers in her community and practice area for her abilities, professionalism and integrity.

Jordan serves as co-chair of the firm’s Employee Benefits Practice and focuses her practice on employee pension and welfare benefits, employment law, corporate law and taxation. Jordan is well known for her extensive experience with retirement plans and employee benefits and works closely with clients to design and develop comprehensive plans that benefit companies and their employees.

Jordan is a leader in Fox’s professional development initiatives and is closely involved with the firm’s initiatives for women lawyers and mentoring associates.

An active member of the Pittsburgh and legal community, Jordan is a member of the American Bar Association, the Allegheny County Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the International Foundation for Employee Benefit Plans, the American Society of Pension Professionals and Actuaries and the Society for Human Resource Management. Jordan also sits on the board of directors for Carriage House Children’s Center, Inc., and the National Council of Jewish Women’s Pittsburgh Chapter.