Pittsburgh – October 18, 2013 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney announced today that shareholder Samuel W. Braver received the 2013 Professionalism Award by the Civil Litigation Section of the Allegheny County Bar Association. The award is given each year at the ACBA’s “Lunch with the Judges” to the lawyer who best exemplifies the highest professional standards in practicing law.

Braver represents a wide-ranging variety of commercial and financial institutions in state and federal courts throughout the United States regarding complex lending issues, complex commercial litigation issues, intellectual property issues as well as sophisticated probate and trust litigation in both jury and non-jury trials. His professional background includes matters involving corporate governance and control issues, ERISA issues, health care issues, insurance coverage and construction litigation.

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