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Online PR News – 12-October-2011 – – SAN JOSE, CA – For the second straight year, attorneys Timothy McMahon and Robert Allard of the San Jose personal injury law firm of Corsiglia McMahon & Allard join an elite list of leading US attorneys honored by inclusion into the 2011 “The Irish Legal 100” list.
The Irish Legal 100 list includes prominent legal figures such as U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts; Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy; Bill Daley, Chief of Staff, President of United States; and Megyn Kelly, Anchor, Fox News.
The list is aimed at fostering closer ties between Irish American attorneys in the United States and their heritage, and touts the top legal minds of Irish descent in the country. McMahon’s grandparents are from County Clare which is the center for the McMahon clan in all of Ireland. McMahon’s grandparents, both born in Ireland, immigrated through Ellis Island in early 1900’s. Allard’s Irish roots are traced through Cork.
McMahon will be attending an invitation-only awards ceremony and reception at the Washington D.C. home of Michael Collins, the Irish Ambassador to the United States on October 13th.
In his 25+ years of practicing law, McMahon has established himself as one of the top trial attorneys in the state as honored by his membership into the prestigious American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). Allard has been honored two years straight as a California Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers Association.
The Irish Legal 100 list was first created in 2008 and is published jointly by The Irish Voice and Irish America magazine.
About Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard
Partners Brad Corsiglia, Timothy McMahon and Robert Allard believe success in the courtroom separates the San Jose personal injury lawyers at Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard from other Bay Area firms. According to the September 2011 Verdict Search report, the law firm ranks in the top 5 statewide when it comes to successful jury trials in 2011. Last year, another legal publication, The Recorder, identified Corsiglia, McMahon & Allard as was one of the leading California personal injury law firms when it comes to securing large settlements for their clients. The law firm believes that there is a direct connection between being successful in the courtroom and having insurance carriers offer fair compensation to our clients.