Harrisburg, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, PA; Princeton, NJ; and Washington, D.C. — October 3, 2011 — Seventy-one Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney attorneys and specialists have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2012.

In Harrisburg, the following were honored:

  • Brian J. Clark, Environmental Law; Litigation – Environmental; Water Law
  • Eugene E. Dice (20+ years list), Environmental Law; Litigation – Environmental; Water Law
  • John F. Povilaitis, Communications Law; Energy Law
  • Alan Michael Seltzer (15+ years listed), Energy Law
  • Jack M. Stover, Bet-the-Company Litigation; Commercial Litigation
  • Deborah M. Suder, Government Relations Practice
  • Jonathan Vipond III (15+ years listed), Health Care Law
  • Jayson R. Wolfgang, Commercial Litigation

In Philadelphia, the following were honored:

  • James M. Becker, Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Thomas A. Bergstrom (15+ years listed), Criminal Defense: Non-White-Collar; Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Alfred J. D'Angelo, Jr. (20+ years listed), Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management
  • William A. DeStefano, Criminal Defense: White-Collar; Public Finance Law
  • Robert S. Hawkins, Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management
  • Brian S. North, Corporate Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law
  • Frances P. Rayer, Immigration Law
  • Howard D. Scher, Commercial Litigation
  • William H. Schorling, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law

In Pittsburgh, the following were honored:

  • Lynn J. Alstadt, Copyright Law; Litigation – Intellectual Property; Litigation – Patent; Patent Law; Trademark Law
  • Margaret B. Angel, Public Finance Law
  • John A. Barbour, Real Estate Law
  • Bruce I. Booken, Banking and Finance Law; Corporate Law
  • Thomas E. Boyle (20+ years listed), Health Care Law
  • Thomas G. Buchanan, Venture Capital Law
  • George L. Cass (25+ years listed), Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Rosemary L. Corsetti, Health Care Law
  • Lewis U. Davis, Jr., Corporate Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law; Securities Regulation
  • Thomas S. Galey, Banking and Finance Law
  • Jeremiah G. Garvey, Corporate Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law; Securities/Capital Markets Law; Securities Regulation
  • Thomas S. Giotto, Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management
  • Robert T. Harper (15+ years listed), Corporate Law; Health Care Law; Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Calvin R. Harvey (20+ years listed), Banking and Finance Law; Financial Services Regulation Law; Real Estate Law
  • Craig S. Heryford, Banking and Finance Law
  • Scott W. Irmscher, Real Estate Law
  • Robert A. Johnson (20+ years listed), Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law; Non-Profit/Charities Law
  • Edwin L. Klett (15+ years listed), Commercial Litigation
  • Charles G. Knox (15+ years listed), Real Estate Law
  • Rebecca Livingston Lando, Real Estate Law
  • David J. Laurent, Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management; Natural Resources Law
  • E. David Margolis, Trusts and Estates
  • Paul S. Mazeski, Workers' Compensation Law – Employers
  • James D. Newell, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Wendelynne J. Newton, Antitrust Law
  • Joseph F. Quinn, Employment Law – Management; Labor Law – Management; Labor Law – Union; Litigation – Labor & Employment
  • Robert B. Ramsey III, Health Care Law
  • Carl E. Rothenberger, Jr., Corporate Law
  • Thomas M. Thompson, Corporate Law; Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • Howard J. Wein, Environmental Law
  • John H. Wilson, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law
  • Susan A. Yohe, Commercial Litigation
In Princeton, Ivan J. Punchatz was honored in the Health Care Law category.