Four HKQ Attorneys Listed in 2015 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America"
November 1st, 2015
| Joseph A. Quinn, Jr., Michelle M. Quinn, Richard M. Goldberg, Terrence J. Herron
Four attorneys from the law firm of HKQ Law have been selected for inclusion in the 2015 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America,” the nation’s oldest and most respected legal peer-review publication.
Attorney Joseph A. Quinn Jr., who heads the firm’s personal injury practice, is listed for personal injury / medical malpractice. He has been listed in every edition of “Best Lawyers” since it began publication in 1987. Attorney Michelle M. Quinn, a senior partner in the firm’s personal injury practice, was listed for personal injury; Attorney Richard M. Goldberg, a senior partner who heads the firm’s labor and employment practice, was listed for employment law-management; and Attorney Terrence J. Herron, a senior partner in the firm’s commercial practice, was listed for corporate law.
“It’s a great honor to be listed in ‘Best Lawyers’ because the listings are based on the recommendations of other attorneys who are our peers and competitors,” said Attorney Joseph Quinn. “We congratulate all of our attorneys on being listed in ‘Best Lawyers.’ It is a testament to their abilities and their dedication to our clients.
“Best Lawyers” compiles its annual listing by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their peers. A listing in “Best Lawyers” is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor. For more than three decades, “Best Lawyers” has earned the respect of the profession, the media, and the public, as the most reliable, unbiased source of legal referrals anywhere.
“Best Lawyers” peer-reviewed listings are now published in almost 70 countries around the world. The 2015 edition includes 52,488 attorneys in 137 practice areas, covering all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Inclusion in the publication is based on more than 5.5 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.
Headquartered in Kingston with offices in Scranton, HKQ handles all types of personal injury litigation, including medical malpractice, vehicle accidents and worker’s compensation. The firm also offers a variety of legal services to businesses, banks, non-profits and individuals.
About HKQ Law
Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn is considered one of the top civil litigation and commercial law firms that has had the privilege of representing more families in the courtroom than any other NEPA firm. The attorneys at HKQ Law have been honored as Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, Best Law Firms by US News and World Report, and have received the AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbel. HKQ Law was recently recognized for one of the top 20 Verdicts in Pennsylvania.
The firm’s Personal Injury Team, led by Attorney Joe Quinn, Jr., has won some of the largest verdicts and settlements in the region's history. The Personal Injury Team focuses on a wide array of personal injury claims and civil litigation, including medical malpractice, auto and truck accidents, aviation accidents, unsafe vehicles, dangerous or defective products, workplace injuries (worker's compensation), construction site accidents, claim denials by insurance companies, dangerous drugs, defective children's products, nursing home abuse and neglect, and falls due to unsafe conditions (slip and fall).
Attorney Joseph A Quinn, Jr. is one of only 100 attorneys in the United States (and one of only three in Pennsylvania) honored with membership in the Inner Circle of Trial Advocates, and one of only 500 attorneys worldwide chosen to be a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. He has been a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer every year since the program began and has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America every year since the publication was established in 1987. Best Lawyers also named him top personal injury attorney for Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley. In addition, Best Lawyers, in conjunction with U.S. News & World Report, has designated HKQ a Tier 1 Best Law Firm across multiple categories in Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley.
Since the inception of the firm, the Commercial / Corporate Team led by Attorney Allan Kluger has provided comprehensive, integrated legal services to many of Northeastern and Eastern Pennsylvania's largest corporations, businesses, banks, non-profits and institutions, handling matters involving labor and employment, wills, trusts and estate planning, estate administration, elder law, commercial transactions, residential and commercial real estate, zoning, land use and development, telecommunications, mediations and arbitrations, commercial litigation, title insurance, business planning and business succession, corporate/business structuring, employment discrimination law for employers, banking, creditor’s rights, finance, lender liability defense, covenants not to compete, construction law, mergers and acquisitions and other business matters.
Additional information can be found at www.HKQLaw.com or by calling (800) 760-1529.