PHILADELPHIA – May 2, 2016 – Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney is proud to announce that shareholder Thomas A. Bergstrom has been named a recipient of The Legal Intelligencer’s 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award. The publication recognizes 25 individuals in Pennsylvania who have made a significant impact on the legal profession in the state through their work on the bench, assisting those in need of legal service, building a firm or any other means.

Focusing his practice on white-collar criminal defense in both federal and state courts, Bergstrom has been continuously successful in defending hundreds of businesses, professionals and individuals in all stages of proceedings. He regularly represents medical, legal and accounting professionals as well as public figures in high profile criminal investigations, trials and appeals.

Bergstrom has also been selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America since 1995, and is noted as a leading white-collar crime and government investigations lawyer by Chambers USA.

The event honoring the Lifetime Achievement Award winners will take place on June 21, 2016 at the Crystal Tea Room in Philadelphia.

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