Partner. Former co-chair of the firm's Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department. Focuses practice on complex business and commercial disputes, insurance coverage, professional liability and malpractice, directors and officers liability, products liability and intellectual property disputes. Has extensive experience in resolving disputes through negotiation, mediation, arbitration and litigation. Clients include public and privately held companies, manufacturers, distributors, technology vendors and software designers. Serves as national counsel for numerous national and international insurance companies.
Former Chancellor, Philadelphia Bar Association; Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers; Fellow, International Academy of Trial Lawyers; Co-Founder and former Chair, Board of Directors, Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program; Member, House of Delegates, Pennsylvania Bar Association; Arbitrator, Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas; Mediator, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; Mediator, Commerce Program of the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas.
J.D., Villanova University School of Law, 1973, case and comment editor, Villanova Law Review; B.S., University of Pennsylvania, 1970.