Willig, Williams & Davidson Lawyers named in U.S. News & World Report Best Lawyers in America 2013

Alaine S. Williams also Named Best Lawyers’ 2013 Philadelphia Labor Law – Union “Lawyer of the Year”

Online PR News – 10-October-2012 – Philadelphia, PA – Philadelphia union-side law firm Willig, Williams & Davidson is pleased to announce that nine of its employment, labor and workers compensation attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC). They are: Deborah R. Willig, Alaine S. Williams, Stuart W. Davidson, Ralph J. Teti, Deborah M. Lerner, Linda M. Martin, Irwin W. Aronson, James S. Beall, and Richard G. Poulson. Alaine S. Williams was also named the Best Lawyers' 2013 Philadelphia Labor Law - Union "Lawyer of the Year."

“We are proud of our many labor and employment attorneys who have been included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 list – especially Alaine Williams for being recognized as Lawyer of the Year,” said Managing Partner Deborah R. Willig, Esq. “Our firm and attorneys always strive toward excellence in the representation of our clients. Coupled with our attorneys’ commitment to providing outstanding service and drive to fight for the rights of our individual and union clients, recognitions like this continue to shape who we are as a law firm.”

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Because Best Lawyers is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey in which more than 36,000 leading attorneys cast almost 4.4 million votes on the legal abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas, and because lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed, inclusion in Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.”

About Willig, Williams & Davidson – Willig, Williams & Davidson (www.wwdlaw.com) is one of the largest and most respected union-side labor law firms in the United States. The firm has offices in Philadelphia, Media, Jenkintown and Harrisburg, Pa., as well as Haddonfield, N.J. Founded in 1979, Willig, Williams & Davidson focuses on representing labor unions, employee benefit funds and individual working people and their families on a variety of legal fronts, including national, regional and local contract negotiations; dispute resolution through mediation, arbitration and litigation; tax and benefit law compliance issues; discrimination and other employment matters; prepaid legal services for union members; and workers’ compensation matters in Philadelphia and beyond.