Attorneys Deirdre R. Wheatley-Liss and Steven A. Loeb of the New Jersey law firm Fein, Such, Kahn & Shepard, P.C. have been selected as 2010 New Jersey Super Lawyers® Rising Stars. The result of a rigorous, multiphase selection process, the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list recognizes outstanding up-and-coming attorneys statewide. After evaluation on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state are selected.
At its annual awards ceremony held on March 10, 2010, at the Ceremonial Courtroom in City Hall, Philadelphia legal services organization Philadelphia VIP (Volunteers for the Indigent) honored Philadelphia personal injury law firm Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock & Dodig with its “Chancellor’s Award.” In addition to receiving the Chancellor’s Award, Feldman Shepherd is pleased to announce that Law Firm Administrator Gilbert J. Marquez was honored with the VIPeoples Choice Award for his outstanding support and services to the staff of VIP. Marquez is a long-time supporter of pro bono legal services, having chaired VIP’s Communications Committee, served on its Executive Committee and served two terms on the organization’s Board of Directors.
Also, Philadelphia union-side labor law firm Willig, Williams & Davidson was honored with the Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. Award at the annual Philadelphia VIP Awards Ceremony. The award recognizes the extraordinary time and effort Willig, Williams & Davidson attorneys have dedicated to VIP, a legal services organization that serves more than 1,500 low-income Philadelphians each year.