GPFF Law Firm Announces Partner Patricia V. Pierce and New Employment Law Offerings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Philadelphia Law Firm Greenblatt, Pierce, Engle, Funt & Flores Announce Partner Patricia V. Pierce and New Employment Law Offerings Greenblatt, Pierce, Engle, Funt & Flores expands practice in areas of employment law and civil law in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and nationally. June 15, 2011 – The Philadelphia law firm of Greenblatt, Pierce, Engle, Funt & Flores announce that prominent Employment Lawyer Patricia V. Pierce, Esq. has joined the firm as a partner. The firm’s new name is Greenblatt, Pierce, Engle, Funt & Flores LLC. The addition of Ms. Pierce to the firm expands the firm’s practice areas into Employment, ERISA and individual, collective and class actions, complementing its established criminal, traffic and domestic relations practice groups, to better serve its clients throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. “We are thrilled to partner with Pat because she brings a depth and diversity to the firm providing us with a platform for growth to take Greenblatt, Pierce, Engle, Funt & Flores into the next decade,” said Ronald L. Greenblatt, Esq., senior partner and founding member of the Philadelphia criminal and civil law firm. “Now that Pat has joined the firm, Greenblatt, Pierce, Engle, Funt & Flores has become a full-service law firm. In addition to the new practice expertise Pat brings to the firm, our current legal team, James (Jamie) Funt, Margaret (Meg) Flores and Thomas (Tom) Ivory and I provide full services in criminal defense, traffic and license revocation, civil rights, corporate and domestic relations matters.” Attorney Patricia Pierce complements the multi-disciplinary law firm with her experience in litigating federal and state class action employment and employee benefits cases, as well as individual employment law cases. Ms. Pierce’s practice is national in scope and includes individual, class and collective actions in state and federal courts. She is a distinguished faculty member at the National Institute of Trial Advocacy, is listed in “Best Lawyers in America” as a top employment lawyer, and earned the Pennsylvania Super Lawyer designation from Thomson Reuters. In 2010 she was admitted as a Fellow to the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. “I am pleased to be joining my fellow partners at Greenblatt, Pierce, Funt& Flores LLC and in going back to my roots as a trial lawyer. I look forward to continuing my employment law practice while expanding the firm’s civil rights advocacy and getting back into the court room on a more frequent basis,” says Attorney Pierce. Licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, with headquarters in Philadelphia, Greenblatt, Pierce, Engle, Funt & Flores LLC specializes in the areas of criminal law, traffic law violations, civil law, corporate law, family law and employment law. The multi-disciplinary, full service law firm represents individuals, families and businesses with cost-effective counseling and litigation, including homicide and assault, traffic offenses, DUI/DWI, juvenile law, domestic relations, divorce, custody, employment and employee benefits issues, civil rights, domestic abuse, federal criminal defense, white collar crimes, sex crimes and cyberspace crimes. Greenblatt, Pierce, Engle, Funt & Flores LLC has law offices in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and Haddonfield, New Jersey.