Harrisburg, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, PA — October 18, 2011 — Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is proud to announce eight of the firm's attorneys have been named by their peers as Best Lawyers' 2012 Lawyer of the Year.

Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The lawyers being honored as “Lawyers of the Year” have received particularly high ratings in Best Lawyers' surveys by earning a high level of respect among their peers for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity:

  • Lynn J. Alstadt – Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Litigation Lawyer of the Year
  • Lewis U. Davis, Jr. – Pittsburgh Securities/Capital Markets Lawyer of the Year
  • Robert T. Harper – Pittsburgh Corporate Lawyer of the Year
  • Calvin R. Harvey – Pittsburgh Banking and Finance Lawyer of the Year
  • Mark R. Hornak – Pittsburgh Labor Law (Management) Lawyer of the Year
  • Brian S. North – Philadelphia Securities/Capital Markets Lawyer of the Year
  • Joseph F. Quinn – Pittsburgh Employment Law (Management) Lawyer of the Year
  • Jonathan Vipond III – Harrisburg Health Care Law Lawyer of the Year
About Best Lawyers in America
Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. The current, 18th edition of The Best Lawyers in America (2012) is based on more than 3.9 million detailed evaluations of lawyers by other lawyers.

About the Firm
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC (www.bipc.com) serves Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, mid-sized, small and emerging businesses, and individuals from its offices in Pennsylvania, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Virginia, Washington, D.C., California, and Delaware. We focus on multiple industry and law specific practice areas within each of our core disciplines: Corporate, Litigation, Intellectual Property, Energy, Financial Services, Tax, Labor & Employment, Regulatory & Government Relations, Health Care and Real Estate.

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