Pittsburgh, PA – June 6, 2014 — Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC is proud to announce that 20 of the firm's Pittsburgh attorneys have been honored by their peers and selected to this year's Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® list, representing only the top 5 percent of Pennsylvania Lawyers. An additional 11 Pittsburgh attorneys were selected to the Pennsylvania Rising Stars list.

Named to the 2014 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® list in Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney's Pittsburgh office were: Lynn J. Alstadt, Bruce Americus, Margaret B. Angel, Samuel W. Braver, Charles B. Gibbons, Eugene A. Giotto, Thomas S. Giotto, Craig S. Heryford, David J. Laurent, Kevin P. Lucas, Joseph F. McDonough, Wendelynne J. Newton, Stanley J. Parker, David J. Porter, Robert B. Ramsey, Brian H. Simmons, Thomas M. Thompson, Howard J. Wein, Susan A. Yohe and Stanley Yorsz.

The Rising Stars chosen as the top up-and-coming lawyers 40 years old or younger are: Brian D. Balonick in Employment & Labor, Ralph G. Fischer, Jr. in Intellectual Property, Daniel C. Garfinkel in Energy & Resources, Cindy D. Hinkle in Business Litigation, Erin Lucas Hamilton in Business Litigation, Mariah Passarelli in Employment Litigation: Defense, Jaime S. Tuite in Employment & Labor, Jordan M. Webster in Business Litigation and Jason P. Wrona in Real Estate.

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