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Richard Jurewicz Selected for Membership to Best Lawyers of America 2018

Our firm is proud to announce that the Best Lawyers of America (BOA) is recognizing Richard Jurewicz for his work in the fields of products’ liability and personal injury litigation – Rick will be included in the Best Lawyers of America 2018 edition. The BOA is an organization that runs entirely on peer-reviews in order to capture our nation’s leading attorneys throughout various practices, and awards membership to certain attorneys based on the recommendations of other practicing professionals. This honor[…]

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Martha J. Hampton Memorial Award Presented to Niki Ingram

On May 5, 2017, the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association presented the 2017 Martha J. Hampton Award to attorney Niki Ingram. The Martha J. Hampton Memorial award honors former Galfand Berger partner, Martha Hampton, who was committed to the practice of Workers’ Compensation law. Michael McGurrin, a partner at Galfand Berger, talked about Martha.  He noted that her interests went beyond the individual cases she litigated. Martha believed in the viability and importance of the Workers’ Compensation section[…]

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Four Galfand Berger Attorneys Inducted to National Association of Distinguished Counsel

Galfand Berger attorneys Debra Jensen, Richard Jurewicz, Michael Malvey and Peter Patton have been recognized by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel (NADC) and inducted as members in the Nation’s Top One Percent group. The NADC is an organization that promotes the highest standards of legal excellence by recognizing attorneys who elevate the standards of the Bar. The Nation’s Top One Percent is comprised of a rigorously selected group of attorneys who fulfill the NADC’s mission. Debra, Rick, Michael and Peter excel in their legal practice[…]

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Multiple Galfand Berger Attorneys Selected for 2017 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Awards

Galfand Berger is proud to announce that Norman Weinstein, Arthur Bugay, Richard Jurewicz and Peter Patton have all been named to the 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list. Attorney Michael Malvey was named to the 2017 Pennsylvania Rising Star List, an award that is unique to attorneys under the age of 40. Each year our attorneys demonstrate their dedication to their practice areas and clients, as well as the needs of the surrounding community. You can learn more about these attorneys[…]

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Attorney Peter Patton Inducted to American Society of Legal Advocates 2017

Galfand Berger attorney Peter Patton was again included in the American Society of Legal Advocates (ASLA).  He is just one of 123 attorneys who has received this honor five consecutive years in a row. The ASLA is a nationwide society comprised of lawyers who are recognized for their legal credentials, proven commitment to community engagement as well as having the highest professional standards. Membership to the ASLA is limited to a select 1.5% of licensed attorneys throughout the United States. To[…]

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Multiple Galfand Berger Attorneys Receive Top 100 Trial Lawyers 2017 Award

Galfand Berger attorneys Debra Jensen, Richard Jurewicz, Michael Malvey, Arthur Bugay and Peter Patton have all been included in the National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 Trial Lawyers for 2017. Every year since 2011, Galfand Berger attorneys have received this prestigious honor. The National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 award is an invitation-only organization composed of the top performing attorneys in each state. The selection of attorneys is based on a rigorous and comprehensive process, with a small percentage being[…]

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Welcome Aboard!

Galfand Berger is pleased to welcome our newest Associate Attorney, Farhan Ali, to the firm. Farhan joined Galfand Berger last year as a law clerk and became an associate with our firm after graduating from the Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law. At Temple,  Farhan was awarded the Lena L. Hale Award for his outstanding extracurricular contributions.  He was Secretary of the Student Bar Association and President of the South Asian Law Student Association.  One of Farhan’s most[…]

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Galfand Berger Attorney Peter Patton Interviewed For The Wild West Of Defective Products Program

Galfand Berger Attorney Peter M. Patton was recently interviewed and featured in a television program entitled: “Injury And ‘Unreasonably Dangerous’ Products: How Do Juries Deliver Justice?” that was produced by the American Legal Journal. Peter is a Senior Partner at the firm and has achieved several multi-million dollar settlements in products liability and construction accident cases. The American Legal Journal produces a weekly legal television program that covers constitutional, consumer, and business law and was the recent recipient of two[…]

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Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyers to Proceed with Products Liability Case

Thanks to the hard work of Peter Patton and Galfand Berger’s team of lawyers, a Pennsylvania employee was given a second chance in his products liability case after it was initially dismissed without a trial. Our client was an employee of Harley Davidson.  His leg was crushed by a defectively designed lift table. After meeting our client, interviewing witnesses, and inspecting the defective equipment, our firm filed suit against the lift table manufacturer, Knight Industries & Associates. The lift table[…]

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Philadelphia Personal Injury Lawyer Publishes an Article for Berks County Bar Association

Are MDJs, CCP Judges and Court Administrators Required to Provide Interpreters? By: Gabriela Raful, Esq.^ The number of United States residents who are deemed to be Limited English Proficient (LEP) has substantially increased in the recent decades. A (LEP) person is one who does not speak English as his or her primary language, and who has limited ability to read, write, speak, or understand the English language. According to the Migration Policy Institute, as of 2011, LEP individuals represented nine[…]

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