U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® Gives “Best Law Firm” Recognition to Flaster Greenberg’s Bankruptcy Department and Individual Recognitions to Four FG Attorneys

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Philadelphia, PA

Flaster Greenberg PC is proud to announce its inclusion in the 2013 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings. The Firm was named a “Best Law Firm” both nationally and in the Philadelphia metropolitan rankings for its outstanding work in the area of Bankruptcy Law.

Flaster Greenberg ranked as a national tier three firm in two categories: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law and Bankruptcy Litigation. In addition to national recognition, Flaster Greenberg also received a tier one ranking for Bankruptcy Litigation and a tier two ranking for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law in their Philadelphia metropolitan listing.

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings, now in its third year, are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. The rankings, presented in tiers, showcase more than 10,000 law firms ranked nationally or by metropolitan region. For a full list of rankings, click here.

The Bankruptcy, Financial Restructuring and Risk Management Practice Group at Flaster Greenberg provides clients practical and cost-effective solutions to issues related to bankruptcy, restructuring and insolvency. Our attorneys are involved in every major aspect of the financial workout and bankruptcy process, including debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, creditors’ committees, trustees, receivers, asset purchasers, claims traders, insurance companies, financial institutions, investment banks, pension funds, landlords, equipment lessors, and preference plaintiffs and defendants. We represent a wide range of clients, from Fortune 500 corporations to small, privately held companies and individuals.

In addition to the Firm’s national and metropolitan rankings, four of its partners have been selected for inclusion in the 2013 edition of Best Lawyers in America® (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.). The attorneys selected to The Best Lawyers in America® 2013, listed by practice area, are as follows: 

Patent Law

Lynda L. Calderone

Intellectual Property Litigation

Abbe F. Fletman

Copyright Law

Jordan A. LaVine

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Steven D. Usdin

Bankruptcy Litigation

Steven D. Usdin

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