Honors and Awards

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  • Chambers USA, named a leading litigation attorney in Pennsylvania, (2009-2018)
  • Named to a list of Trailblazers in 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)
  • American Lawyer Media
    • Named to a list of “Women Leaders in the Law” (2015-2016)
    • Named an “AV Top Rated Lawyer in Litigation” (2009-present)
    • Named an “AV Top Rated Lawyer in Insurance Law” (2009-present)
  • Named among “The Best Lawyers in America” for Commercial Litigation and Insurance Law (2013-2019)
  • Named among Best Lawyers’ “Women Lawyer of the Year” Honorees (2016)
  • Named to a list of "Best Lawyers in Philadelphia" by The Wall Street Journal
  • Benchmark Litigation: Guide to America’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys
    • Selected as a “Litigation Star” in Pennsylvania (2013-2018)
    • Listed in the “Top 250 Women in Litigation” (2012-2018)
  • The American Registry, selected as one of the “Best Attorneys in Philadelphia” (2014-2015; 2017)
  • Philadelphia Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine
    • Noted among the “Top 50 Women Super Lawyers in Pennsylvania” (2004-2018)
    • Recognized among the “Top 100 Lawyers in Pennsylvania” (2009, 2011, 2014-2016, 2018)
    • Recognized among the “Top 100 Lawyers in Philadelphia” (2009, 2011, 2014-2018)
    • Named as one of the “Super Lawyers” in the area of Business Litigation (2004-2018)
  • Included in “Super Lawyers Business Edition” in the area of Business Litigation (2013, 2014)
  • Recognized as a “Leader in the Law” (2009-2011) by the Philadelphia Business Journal


  • Named to The Philadelphia Inquirer list of “Influencers of Law” (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 Legal Intelligencer’s “Women of the Year” list (2014)
  • Women of Distinction Award, Philadelphia Business Journal (2004)

Distinguished Elected Memberships

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