GPFF Attorneys Selected to 2019 Best Lawyers in America
Philadelphia – September 1, 2018 – Greenblatt, Pierce, Funt and Flores, LLC is pleased to announce that three of the firm’s attorneys were selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2019, billed by the organization as “the only peer-review guide to the legal profession.”
Partners Ronald L. Greenblatt, Patricia V. Pierce and Julie A. Uebler were recognized under Employment Law – Individuals, and Greenblatt was also selected for Criminal Defense: General Practice. This is the debut listing for Greenblatt and Uebler and the 23rd consecutive listing for Pierce.
Ron Greenblatt, the firm’s managing partner, has litigated over 1,000 criminal trials on charges ranging from homicide, homicide by vehicle, sexual assault, serious drug offenses, fraud and other white-collar crimes, internet crimes, DUI and DWI. He began his career in the Philadelphia Public Defenders Office, where he was one of only two lawyers appointed to the Special Defense Unit. He is an executive committee member and past chairperson of the Philadelphia chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and is also a founding member and master of the Philadelphia Inn of Criminal Court.
Pat Pierce chairs the firm’s Employment Law practice, serves as co-chair of the Civil Rights Practice, and was recently appointed as chair of the firm’s Complex Litigation practice. She represents employees and consumers in individual, class and collective civil litigation in employment, civil rights and consumer protection and catastrophic personal injury matters.
Julie Uebler is a partner in the firm’s Employment Law Practice, focused on all aspects of protecting and enforcing the legal rights of individuals in the workplace. In this role, she pursues claims such as discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, employee benefits, equity and/or executive compensation, and breach of contract. She also advises and negotiates on behalf of executives and professionals facing employment transitions.
Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer review. Attorneys are nominated and evaluated for their professional expertise. The 2019 edition was based on the analysis of 7.8 million votes, which resulted in 60,000 leading lawyers included in 145 practice areas.
Founded 22 years ago as an aggressive criminal defense law practice, Greenblatt, Pierce, Funt and Flores, LLC has grown into a full-service law firm offering individuals assistance in virtually all areas of criminal, employment, personal injury, civil rights, and family law. The firm has four offices in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Visit www.gpfflaw.com for more information.