Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC said Kevin M. Eddy, associate, was named to the 2013 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. He was recognized for excellence in practicing energy and natural resources law, business law litigation and construction law litigation. He is a council member for the Young Lawyers Division of the Allegheny County Bar Association.
Bunde, Gillotti, Mulroy & Shultz, P.C. said Robb D. Bunde, Chris F. Gillotti and Sophia P. Paul were recently named 2013 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Magazine and Hilary A. Bendik was chosen by the publication as a 2013 Pennsylvania Rising Star.
A founding shareholder, Mr. Bunde concentrates his practice in areas of family law. Mr. Gillotti is a founding member, with over 50 years of experience devoted exclusively to family law matters. He has been recognized as a Best Lawyer (family law category) by The Best Lawyers of America for the past 30 years, was previously honored as one of the Top 50 Attorneys in Pittsburgh and is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Peer Review Rated Attorney. Ms. Paul has more than 20 years of experience in matrimonial law, and served as former counsel to the Domestic Relations Procedural Rules Committee of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. She formerly clerked for the Honorable Lawrence W. Kaplan of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania. Ms. Bendik, an associate, concentrates her practice in family law. She is a certified Collaborative Law Attorney and has received extensive mediation training.
Jackson Kelly PLLC said R. Henry Moore was named to the 2013 list of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Michael P. Leahey is included on the list of Rising Stars. Mr. Moore's practice is primarily concentrated in the areas of compliance counseling, litigation of civil and criminal enforcement matters, accident investigation and discrimination claims. Mr. Leahey's practice focuses on the defense of the firm's energy sector clients in general civil litigation in connection with wrongful death and personal injury claims.
Tucker Arensberg said that Amy P. Tardiff is joining the firm as an associate in the business and finance department. Ms. Tardiff will assist with corporate compliance, entity formation, and financial transactions as well as being part of the financial services practice area.
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