Troutman Sanders and Pepper Hamilton have agreed to merge effective April 1, 2020.
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Pepper Hamilton and seven attorneys with the firm have been recognized in Benchmark Litigation 2020, a guide that provides analysis of commercial and financial litigators and law firms in the United States.
Pepper Hamilton has been named a Tier 2 firm for Product Liability nationally, a “highly recommended” local litigation law firm in Pennsylvania, and a “recommended” firm for Labor and Employment in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. All recommended firms were consistently mentioned by peers and clients.
Michael E. Baughman, Francis P. Devine, III, Thomas M. Gallagher, M. Duncan Grant, Angelo A. Stio, III and Robin P. Sumner have been named “Local Litigation Stars” in Pennsylvania. State lists of local litigation stars reflect only those individuals who were recommended consistently as reputable and effective litigators by clients and peers. Jeremy Heep has been named a “Future Star” in Pennsylvania. Lists of future stars reflect those partners who were consistently referenced by peers and clients as litigators who are likely to be become local litigation stars in coming editions of the guide.
Focused exclusively on the U.S. litigation market, Benchmark Litigation identifies leading U.S. attorneys and firms at the local and national levels. Rankings and editorials are based on interviews with the nation’s leading private practice lawyers and in-house counsel. Firms and individuals cannot pay to be recommended in the guide.