Abbe F. Fletman Co-Authors for the Third Edition of Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts
Flaster/Greenberg PC shareholder Abbe F. Fletman has been tapped by the Section of Litigation of the American Bar Association and West Publishing to co-author “Government Entity Litigation,” Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts, Third Edition. This is the second time Fletman has co-authored for this series, which is scheduled to be released in January 2012.
The Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts, Third Edition, is a unique, comprehensive, 11 volume road map to commercial litigation. It expands significantly on the nine volume Second Edition, published in 2005, contains 34 new chapters and includes the work of 96 new authors. Fletman co-authored the “Government Entity Litigation” chapter with the Honorable Petrese Tucker of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Rachel Licausi and Elisa Bramble, both attorneys at Flaster/Greenberg, as well as Charlene Barker, Sarivah Buchanan, Andrea Robertson and Preston D. Satchell, assisted Fletman and Judge Tucker in their research and writing of this chapter and are noted in the publication.
Among her published works, Fletman is co-editor of The Woman Advocate, 2nd Ed. (ABA 2010). She is also a frequent presenter at legal conferences, including American Bar Association meetings, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, and the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Federal Bench-Bar Conference. Recently, she was selected as a “Leader in the Field of Intellectual Property, Pennsylvania” by Chambers USA, 2011.
Fletman chairs the litigation section of Flaster/Greenberg's Intellectual Property Practice Group, and is the co-chair of the firm’s Government Relations and Regulatory Law Practice Group. She concentrates her practice in commercial litigation, intellectual property litigation and counseling, and represents government entities in complex litigation.