Elliott Greenleaf was recognized, through a poll of 35,000 Pennsylvania lawyers, for having thirty lawyers in the top 5% of their profession as Pennsylvania SuperLawyers or as “Rising Stars” of the Pennsylvania Bar.
This recognition included the naming of five of the Firm’s attorneys as Top 100 Lawyers in Pennsylvania, including the Firm’s Chairman and CEO John M. Elliott, Mark A. Kearney, Frederick P. Santarelli, John G. Dean and Dean R. Phillips, as well as Attorneys Mark J. Schwemler, John M. Elliott, Kearney, Santarelli and Phillips being recognized as Top 100 lawyers in Philadelphia. Mary E. Kohart was also honored as a Top 50 Woman lawyer in Pennsylvania.
In addition, the Firm received the unique recognition of having 18 SuperLawyers identified as the top 5% of the profession: Kevin S. Anderson, Bruce L. Castor, Jr., James C. Crumlish III, John M. Elliott, Thomas J. Elliott, John P. Elliott, Stewart J. Greenleaf, Mark A. Kearney, Mary E. Kohart, Timothy T. Myers, Dean R. Phillips, Frederick P. Santarelli, Mark J. Schwemler, Henry F. Siedzikowski, Deborah H. Simon, Stuart S. Smith, Melissa Murphy Weber, and John G. Dean. These attorneys, along with the other members of the Firm, practice business litigation, corporate law, appellate matters, civil rights, class actions and general litigation.
In addition, a poll of Pennsylvania senior lawyers also honored twelve of Elliott Greenleaf’s “under 40” lawyers as “Pennsylvania Rising Star” lawyers: Brian R. Elias, Stewart J. Greenleaf, Jr., Roger J. Harrington, Colin J. O’Boyle, Shanna W. Williamson, Jonathan M. Stemerman, Joel M. Wolff , Gregory S. Voshell, Aimee L Kumer, Joseph J. Joyce, Matthew J. Carmody and David Z. Lantz.
With 30 attorneys (representing well over half of the Firm’s attorneys) recognized for state-wide honor, including five of the Top 100 lawyers in Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and Philadelphia area, Elliott Greenleaf has the highest number of honored lawyers for its size and practice area of any law firm in Pennsylvania.