Philadelphia, PA –Attorneys from Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney’s Philadelphia office have been named to the 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers lists. Philadelphia Managing Shareholder Walter (Pete) H. Swayze, IIII and Philadelphia Associate Jared B. Shafer were granted this notable recognition.
Mr. Swayze has been named to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyer’s list every year since 2011. In addition, earlier this year, he was named one of only five named attorneys listed in the Pennsylvania Personal Injury-Products: Defense category, In addition to his role as Managing Shareholder, Mr. Swayze serves as Chair of the firm's national General Litigation Practice Group as well as Co-Chair of the firm's Life Science, Medical Device and Pharmaceutical Practice Group. He primarily concentrates his practice on defending clients facing claims of catastrophic injuries from products liability and complex litigation matters
No more than 5% of attorneys in the state of Pennsylvania were selected as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers.
Jared B. Shafer has been named to the 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. Notably, Mr. Shafer has been awarded this recognition each year since 2012. Mr. Shafer defends clients in premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, products liability, construction, property damage and subrogation matters throughout the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He has also developed expertise in litigating benzene exposure claims.
Super Lawyers selects no more than 2.5% of attorneys in Pennsylvania under the age of 40 or in practice for 10 years or less to be included in the Rising Stars list.
The Super Lawyers selection is a peer-based process involving multiphase ratings, peer nominations and evaluations, and third party research. It is validated by courts and bar associations.