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Litigation

Our litigators are well prepared to protect the rights of our clients, whether it involves defending a claim against a client or prosecuting a claim on behalf of a client.  We have experience handling a wide breadth of complex commercial and employment-related litigation in federal and state courts throughout the country, in addition to the many disputes we have resolved in alternative forums such as arbitration and mediation.  Specific practice areas where our litigators represent clients are discussed below.

Appellate Representation

Litigation

Our litigators have extensive experience representing clients in appellate matters encompassing a broad range of areas and disciplines in both state and federal courts. Our litigators often appear before the Pennsylvania Superior Court, Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court, Pennsylvania Supreme Court, other state appellate courts, the U.S. Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court of the United States and various administrative tribunals at the state and federal level.

 

Experience

The Firm’s litigators have distinguished appellate advocacy skills and are familiar with the nuances of the appellate rules based on extensive private practice and government experience, having served as law clerks for state and federal judges, leadership roles in the bar, and involvement in bar committees that evaluate existing rules and recommend new ones.

Appellate issues arise in a variety of contexts and our attorneys can assist by:

  • Appealing or opposing appeals of final judgments;
  • Appealing or opposing appeals of interlocutory or collateral orders;
  • Seeking or opposing discretionary review, including writs of certiorari and petitions for allowance of appeal;
  • Seeking or opposing extraordinary or emergency writs, including King’s Bench petitions; and
  • Seeking or opposing applications for injunctions, stays or supersedeas.

Litigation

Our litigators are well prepared to protect the rights of our clients, whether it involves defending a claim against a client or prosecuting a claim on behalf of a client.  We have experience handling a wide breadth of complex commercial and employment-related litigation in federal and state courts throughout the country, in addition to the many disputes we have resolved in alternative forums such as arbitration and mediation.  Specific practice areas where our litigators represent clients are discussed below.