Six HKQ Attorneys Recognized by PA Super Lawyers
December 31st, 2014
Three attorneys at the law firm of HKQ Law have been included in the prestigious Pennsylvania Super Lawyers listing for 2014, placing them among the top 5 percent of all attorneys in the state. Three of the firm’s younger lawyers were recognized as “Rising Stars” in their respective practice areas.
Attorney Joseph A. Quinn Jr., who heads the firm’s personal injury practice, was named to the 2014 list in the areas of personal injury and medical malpractice. He has been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer every year since the annual recognition program began. Attorney Donald C. Ligorio was named a 2014 PA Super Lawyer for workers’ compensation, a designation he has held every year since 2007. Attorney Richard M. Goldberg was named a PA Super Lawyer in the areas of employment and labor law, a designation he has held every year since 2005. In addition, three of the firm’s younger lawyers – Michael A. Lombardo, Brian P. Stahl and Lars H. Anderson – were named to the PA Super Lawyers 2014 “Rising Stars” list for general litigation, business and corporate law, and employment and labor law, respectively.
“Congratulations to all of our attorneys who have been recognized this year by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers,” said Attorney Joseph A. Quinn. “It is a testament to their skill, hard work and dedication to our clients.”
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes surveys of thousands of attorneys across Pennsylvania, independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.
Super Lawyers magazine features the list and profiles of selected attorneys, and it is distributed to attorneys in each state or region, as well as the American Bar Association-accredited law school libraries. Super Lawyers is also published as a special section in leading city and regional magazines across the country, including Philadelphia Magazine. Super Lawyers magazine is published in all 50 states and Washington, D.C., reaching more than 13 million readers.
About HKQ Law
HKQ Law is considered one of the top civil litigation and commercial law firms in Northeastern Pennsylvania. The firm’s Personal Injury Team has won some of the largest verdicts and settlements in the region's history and was recently recognized for one of the top 20 Verdicts in Pennsylvania.
The Personal Injury Team, led by Attorney Joseph A. Quinn, Jr. 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 for personal injury and medical malpractice litigation 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.