Honors and Awards

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Rankings

  • Recognized by Chambers USA for Litigation in Pennsylvania, (2009-2020)*
  • Named to the “Trailblazers” list for Litigation by The National Law Journal (2016)*
  • Member of the Pennsylvania Litigation Department of the Year for General Litigation (Large Firms) as chosen by The Legal Intelligencer (2017)*
  • Martindale-Hubbell®*
    • Rated AV Preeminent™ (2004-present)*
    • "AV Preeminent™ Top Rated Lawyer in Pennsylvania" (2014-present)*
    • “Highest Possible Rating in Both Legal Ability & Ethical Standards” (2014-present)*
    • Listed in the Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers™
    • Rated AV Preeminent™ in Special Judicial Edition (2017-present)*
    • AV Top Rated Lawyers in Litigation, as featured in ALM publications (2009-present)*
  • American Lawyer Media
    • Named to the  “Women Leaders in the Law” list (2015-2016, 2019)*
  • Named to “The Best Lawyers in America” list, as featured in The Wall Street Journal and The American Registry, for Commercial Litigation and Insurance Law in Pennsylvania by Best Lawyers (2013-2021)*
  • Named to the “Women Lawyer of the Year” Honorees list by Best Lawyers (2016)*
  • Benchmark Litigation: Guide to America’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys
    • Selected to the “Litigation Stars” list in Pennsylvania (2013-2020)*
    • Listed in the “Top 250 Women in Litigation” list (2012-2020)*
  • Super Lawyers
    • Selected to the “Top 50 Women Super Lawyers in Pennsylvania” list, as featured in Philadelphia Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine (2004-2018)*
    • Named to the “Top 100 Lawyers in Pennsylvania” list, as featured in Philadelphia Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine (2009, 2011, 2014-2016, 2018)*
    • Selected to the “Top 100 Lawyers in Philadelphia” list, as featured in Philadelphia Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine (2009, 2011, 2014-2018)*
    • Selected to the “Super Lawyers” list, as featured in Philadelphia Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine, in the area of Business Litigation (2004-2020)*
  • Selected to the “Super Lawyers - Business Edition” list in the area of Business Litigation (2013, 2014)*
  • Named to the “Leaders in the Law” list by the Philadelphia Business Journal (2009-2011)*

Awards

  • Recognized for Lifetime Achievement in Corporate Counsel and InsideCounsel’s Women, Influence & Power in Law award series (2019)
  • Recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award, The Legal Intelligencer (2019)
  • Named to the “Influencers of Law” list by The Philadelphia Inquirer (2018)*
  • Honored as a “Builder” by Women’s Way (2017)
  • Recipient of the “Sandra Day O’Connor Award” from the Philadelphia Bar Association (2010)*
  • ABA Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary, Third Circuit Representative (2009-2010)
  • Appointed by the Mayor of Philadelphia to the Philadelphia Advisory Task Force on Ethics and Campaign Finance Reform (2009)
  • Named to the “Women of the Year” list by The Legal Intelligencer (2014)*
  • Recipient of the “Women of Distinction Award” from the Philadelphia Business Journal (2004)*

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Distinguished Elected Memberships

  • Member of the American Law Institute
  • Fellow of the American Bar Foundation

*Awards Methodology