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Feldman Shepherd Named 2016 National Tier 1 ‘Best Law Firm’ by U.S. News – Best Lawyers

November 12, 2015


Philadelphia personal injury law firm Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock & Dodig LLPhas been named a 2016 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News — Best Lawyers®. In addition, the Firm has earned a National Tier 1 ranking in Mass Tort Litigation and Class Actions and a Philadelphia Metropolitan Tier 1 ranking in Medical Malpractice Law, Product Liability Litigation, and Mass Tort and Personal Injury Litigation.

“To be nationally recognized as one of the best Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice law firms in the United States is a testament to our unwavering dedication to providing equal access to justice for each one of our clients.” said Feldman Shepherd Co-Managing Partner Mark W. Tanner.

A Tier 1 ranking, the highest honor awarded, is derived from a combination of a client feedback, peer review from lawyers in the same practice area at other firms, and an overall firm evaluation. The Best Law Firms rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process.

To be eligible for a Best Law Firm ranking, a firm must have at least one lawyer included in The Best Lawyers in America. In 2016, eight Feldman Shepherd attorneys – Alan M. Feldman, Carol Nelson Shepherd, Ezra Wohlgelernter, Mark W. Tanner, Daniel S. Weinstock, John M. Dodig, Roberta D. Pichini and Jason A. Daria – were selected by their peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers and recognized for their work in mass tort litigation / class actions, personal injury litigation, medical malpractice law, and product liability litigation.

Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock Dodig LLP has handled cases producing some of the largest verdicts and settlements in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. The firm represents plaintiffs in significant personal injury, class action, and other complex civil litigation. Clients include victims of medical malpractice, defective products, unsafe workplaces, motor vehicle accidents, legal malpractice and insurer misconduct.

  • Feldman Shepherd Wohlgelernter Tanner Weinstock Dodig LLP attorneys are licensed in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Illinois, North Carolina, Texas, and Wisconsin. In addition, our attorneys practice in other states on a pro hac vice basis. Pro hac vice admission is when a lawyer not licensed in a particular state associates with a lawyer who is licensed in that state and obtains the court’s permission to jointly represent a client in a specific matter.