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Managing Partner Mathieu Shapiro Featured in The Legal Intelligencer Q&A

Managing Partner Mathieu Shapiro was featured in The Legal Intelligencer's Q&A article "Obermayer Rebmann: Using Tighter Relationships to Take On the Next 114 Years." The article discusses opportunities and threats to the firm, the future of the legal market, and next steps for Obermayer. Shapiro is a member of the Litigation Department an...

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Green and Lederer Win Third Largest No-Jury Award in PA for 2017

Attorneys Matthew Green and Lars Lederer won the third largest no-jury award for the state of Pennsylvania in 2017. The case, which took place in Delaware County, was an intentional torts family dispute regarding distribution of profit at the families’ industrial company. The total award for this case was ultimately over 1.4 million dollars. To...

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Taranae J. Hashemi to Present on Employer Liability at CLM Construction Conference

Taranae J. Hashemi will be speaking at the 2018 CLM Construction Conference regarding employer liability. The session, titled “Carriers Beware! Must-Knows about Employer Liability, the ‘Exclusivity Rule,’ Precluding Third-Party Litigation, and Indemnification,” will provide insight into how employers and insurers may avoid the litigation pr...

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Omarosa's NDA Battle -- Confidentiality and Context in the Workplace

The business world has much more to learn from the Omarosa Manigault White House battle than just fashionable workplace attire and a flair for the dramatic. The battle between the White House and Omarosa over the scope of her disclosures brings the issue of Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA), and their efficacy and enforceability to the forefront.  E...

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PA Supreme Court Grants Hearing to Obermayer Attorneys in Gamesa Energy v. Tenn Penn Center case

Congratulations to Jeffrey Batoff, Nicholas Poduslenko and Samantha Koopman. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has agreed to hear their appeal in Siemens-Gamesa v. Ten Penn Center--a commercial landlord-tenant contract dispute.  The case recently received coverage in The Legal Intelligencer.   CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL ARTICLE.

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Obermayer Attorneys Win Dismissal for Pennsylvania Appraiser

Samantha Koopman and Matthew Green received a dismissal for an appraiser in Pennsylvania - the court found that the appraiser, hired by the City of Erie to appraise a commercial property taken by eminent domain, was immune from liability based on the doctrine of expert witness immunity. In the case, the Plaintiffs sued claiming the appraisal of the...

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Obermayer Attorneys Named to 2018 PA Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP is pleased to announce that a number of our attorneys were selected for inclusion in the 2018 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® list. Obermayer 2018 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® Business Litigation Thomas A. Leonard Civil Litigation Defense Gary M. Samms Class Action William J. Leonard Estate Planning &...

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William Leonard Receives the Amicus Service Award from IMLA

Obermayer Partner William Leonard is a recipient of the distinguished Amicus Service Award from the International Municipal Lawyers Association (IMLA). Leonard was recognized for his service to the IMLA Legal Advocacy program in the case Williams v. City of Philadelphia, which is now before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. Leonard, along with the o...

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Obermayer Attorneys Named To 2018 NJ Super Lawyers® And Rising Stars Lists

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP is pleased to announce that one of our attorneys were selected for inclusion in 2018 New Jersey Super Lawyers®.  Business LitigationEdmond M. George   Additionally, several Obermayer attorneys were named as 2018 New Jersey Rising Stars - the top-up-and-coming lawyers in the Commonwealth. They inclu...

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Obermayer Named Tier 1 Law Firm In 2018 Ranking

Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP is celebrating a Tier 1 ranking for family law, litigation – trusts & estates, and trusts & estates law in Philadelphia on the 2018 U.S. News & World Report “Best Law Firms” list. Obermayer also received a Tier 3 ranking for Land Use & Zoning Law. These placements on the 2018 ranking...

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