June 4, 2010
Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman, PC is pleased to announce that seven attorneys have been named Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and five attorneys been named Rising Stars, by Law & Politics Magazine in their 2010 edition. The firm's Super Lawyers named for their work in Construction are: Roy S. Cohen, Jason A. Copley, George E. Pallas, Edward Seglias, and Kevin B. Watson. Steven D. Usdin was named for his work in Bankruptcy and Creditors/Debtors Rights, and Manning J. "Jim" O'Connor II for his work in Business Litigation.
Edward T. DeLisle, Jeffrey Brydzinski and Jack Graham were named Rising Stars for their accomplishments in the Construction field. Jonathan Landesman was recognized for his work in Employment and Labor and Douglas C. Hart for his work in Commercial Litigation.
Law & Politics publishes Super Lawyers annually to recognize accomplished lawyers in more than 70 areas of practice.
About our Super Lawyers and Rising Stars:
Roy S. Cohen, founder and President of the firm, represents clients involved in every facet of the construction industry, including construction managers, general contractors, municipal authorities, private developers, major trade contractors, architects, engineers and sureties. He also acts as general counsel to more than 100 clients.
Edward Seglias, Vice President of the firm and Managing Partner of the Delaware office, concentrates his practice in construction law and commercial litigation.
George E. Pallas, Treasurer of the firm, acts as counsel to a wide range of construction clients that include general contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers on both public and private projects.
Jason A. Copley, Managing Partner of the firm's Harrisburg office, focuses his practice on representing contractors, subcontractors and owners in the areas of construction and commercial litigation.
Jeffrey Brydzinski, Associate in the Philadelphia office, focuses his practice on representing owners, contractors, design-builders, and subcontractors in an array of complex construction related claims involving sporting arenas, hotels, resorts, commercial buildings, residential buildings, school buildings, and energy producing facilities.
Edward T. DeLisle, Partner in the Philadelphia office, concentrates his practice in the areas of construction law, construction litigation and small business procurement and litigation.
Jack Graham, Associate in the Philadelphia office, focuses his practice on construction litigation and represents contractors, design-builders, subcontractors, construction managers and owners on public and private projects.
Douglas C. Hart, Senior Associate in the Pittsburgh office, focuses his practice on various employment and discrimination matters, real estate litigation and health care law.
Jonathan Landesman, Partner in the Philadelphia office, focuses his practice on employment litigation at the trial and appellate levels. He represents employers in all types of employment-related cases, including discrimination, harassment, and retaliation claims, wage and hour actions, and suits under the Family and Medical Leave Act.
Manning J. "Jim" O'Connor, Managing Partner of the firm's Pittsburgh office, represents a full range of complex commercial litigation matters with a special emphasis on employment law and healthcare litigation.
Steven D. Usdin, Partner in the Philadelphia office, concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial and personal bankruptcy, general corporate and transactional matters and commercial litigation.
Kevin B. Watson, Partner in the Philadelphia office, focuses his practice on the litigation and resolution of complex professional liability, commercial, construction, intellectual property, products liability and environmental matters.
Cohen Seglias congratulates all of the Super Lawyers and Rising Stars!