E. Michelle Drake Named 2020 Elite Woman of the Plaintiffs Bar; Berger Montague Selected as Elite Trial Lawyers Finalist
Berger Montague is proud to announce that the National Law Journal has named Shareholder E. Michelle Drake a 2020 Elite Woman of the Plaintiffs Bar. In addition, the Firm was named a 2020 Elite Trial Lawyers finalist in seven areas of law – Antitrust, Consumer Protection, Employment Rights, Pharmaceutical Litigation, Privacy/Data Breach, Product Liability, and Securities Litigation.
Berger Montague is pleased to announce that the Firm has been named a 2020 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News and Best Lawyers. The “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes collecting client and lawyer evaluations, gathering peer reviews from leading attorneys in the field, and reviewing additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.
Four Berger Montague Attorneys Honored at the American Antitrust Institute’s 2019 Antitrust Enforcement Awards
Berger Montague is pleased to announce that David Sorensen, Daniel Simons, and Nick Urban have won the American Antitrust Institute’s 2019 Outstanding Antitrust Litigation Achievement in Private Practice Award for their work on King Drug Co. of Florence, Inc. v. Cephalon, Inc. (Provigil). In addition, AAI honored Josh Ripley for Outstanding Antitrust Litigation Achievement by a Young Lawyer for his work on In re Dental Supplies Antitrust Litigation.
Berger Montague is proud to announce that Chair Emeritus & Managing Shareholder H. Laddie Montague Jr. has been named to the Philadelphia Business Journal’s 2019 “Best of the Bar: Philadelphia’s Top Lawyers.” Mr. Montague is recognized in the Business Litigation category.
Berger Montague is proud to announce that 23 of its attorneys have been named 2019 Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Financial Lawyers. According to Lawdragon’s website, this guide presents a curated look at the best of the U.S. plaintiff bar who specialize in representing individual investors and shareholders, as well as businesses and other organizations harmed by corporate misconduct or other failures.
Berger Montague is proud to announce that eight of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized by Best Lawyers in “The Best Lawyers in America 2020 Edition.” According to Best Lawyers’ press release, lawyers named to this year’s publication were recognized by their peers in the legal industry for their professional excellence in 146 practice areas.
Berger Montague Named a 2019 “Elite Trial Lawyers” Finalist in Four Practice Areas by The National Law Journal
Berger Montague is proud to announce that the Firm has been named a 2019 “Elite Trial Lawyers” finalist by The National Law Journal in four areas of law – Antitrust, Consumer Protection, Pharmaceutical Litigation, and Product Liability. The winners for each category will be announced at the Elite Trial Lawyers Awards Reception on July 18, 2019, at Lotte New York Palace in New York City.
Berger Montague Sponsors Local Middle School in National Liberty Museum’s Young Heroes Outreach Program
For the 2018-2019 school year, Berger Montague sponsored southwest Philadelphia’s Tilden Middle School so students could participate in the National Liberty Museum’s Young Heroes Outreach Program (“YHOP”), a year-long civics and leadership education program for grades 4-8. The program culminated at the Young Heroes Impact Celebration on May 30, 2019 at Temple University.
Berger Montague is proud to announce that the Firm’s antitrust practice group has been recognized in Chambers USA 2019 in the Antitrust – Pennsylvania category as a Band 1 law firm. In addition, Eric L. Cramer, Merrill G. Davidoff, H. Laddie Montague Jr., and David F. Sorensen have been individually recognized for their exceptional antitrust work.
Chair Emeritus & Managing Shareholder Sherrie R. Savett has been named a 2019 Distinguished Leader, and the entire firm was named 2019 Class Action Litigation Department of the Year. Each year, The Legal Intelligencer’s Professional Excellence Awards honor Pennsylvania law firms and attorneys who have made a significant, positive impact on the legal profession.