SIX Elliott Greenleaf ATTORNEYS ARE SELECTED AS “RISING STARS” OF THE PENNSYLVANIA BAR IN A STATEWIDE SURVEY

Elliott Greenleaf attorneys Brian R. Elias, John P. Elliott, Roger J. Harrington, Jr., Kathryn M. Schilling, Melissa M. Weber and Eric P. Wilenzik, have been selected as a “Pennsylvania Rising Star Lawyer” based upon a statewide survey of Pennsylvania lawyers and judges. This recognition is awarded to only the very best of young lawyers. Elliott […]

Elliott Greenleaf HAS SEVENTEEN “SUPERLAWYERS” IN A STATEWIDE POLL OF PENNSYLVANIA JUDGES AND LAWYERS

Based upon a poll of over 35,000 Pennsylvania judges and lawyers, the June 2005 issues of Philadelphia Magazine and Pennsylvania SuperLawyers, recognized seventeen (17) of the Firm’s lawyers as “Pennsylvania SuperLawyers”, representing the top 5% of all Pennsylvania lawyers. With seventeen (17) lawyers, the Firm has among the largest per capita “Superlawyers” of any firm […]

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT APPROVES SETTLEMENT OF IDENTITY THEFT CLASS ACTION FILED BY Elliott Greenleaf

The United States District Court approved a multi-million dollar settlement of a certified class action seeking damages for credit harm, and restoration of credit histories brought by Elliott Greenleaf as co-lead counsel for the class of over 3000 persons. In approving the negotiated settlement reached on the eve of trial, Senior Judge Norma Shapiro found […]

Elliott Greenleaf WINS VOLUNTARY DISMISSAL OF A NATIONAL CONSUMER CLASS ACTION AGAINST MORTGAGE LENDER

Elliott Greenleaf recently won the dismissal of a national consumer class action against a publicly traded mortgage lender and several of its affiliates in the Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia. The class alleged that the mortgage lender’s practice of requiring deeds in lieu of foreclosure in exchange for agreeing to forebear from foreclosing on […]

ROGER J. HARRINGTON, JR. ELECTED SECRETARY OF THE YOUNG LAWYERS SECTION OF THE MONTGOMERY BAR ASSOCIATION

Elliott Greenleaf’ Roger J. Harrington, Jr. has been elected Secretary of the Young Lawyers Section of the Montgomery Bar Association for 2005. Mr. Harrington served as Treasurer of the Young Lawyers Section in 2004. The Young Lawyers Section sponsors seminars and meetings with the Court of Common Pleas, and addresses the concerns and ambitions of […]

MELISSA MURPHY WEBER JOINS Elliott Greenleaf

Former Pennsylvania State Representative Melissa Murphy Weber has joined Elliott Greenleaf. Before serving as a member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives from the 148th District in Montgomery County, Mrs. Weber was well known as a very successful senior prosecutor in the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office, where she successfully served as the Chief of […]

MARK A. KEARNEY ELECTED SECRETARY OF MONTGOMERY BAR ASSOCIATION

Elliott Greenleaf shareholder, Mark A. Kearney, has been elected Secretary of the Montgomery Bar Association for 2005. The Montgomery Bar Association has over 2400 active members, and is the third largest Bar Association in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Mr. Kearney will serve as one of five elected officers to the Bar Association. This election continues […]