Edith Pearce Named One of New Jersey’s Top Lawyers

Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 17, 2012

Edith Pearce, a Philadelphia personal injury lawyer, has been named one of New Jersey’s Top Lawyers. This list will be published in Inside Jersey Magazine on July 12th, as well as New Jersey Law Journal and Star Ledger.

LexisNexis, Martindale-Hubbell and American Lawyer Media have entered into an exclusive partnership to publish this list, spotlighting those attorneys who have received the AV rating. This is a peer-reviewed rating, which identifies lawyers with the highest rating in legal ability, and ethical standards, which is only awarded to 20% of all practicing lawyers. Ms. Pearce received the highest AV Rating from Martindale-Hubbell because of her expertise, experience, integrity, and overall professional excellence.

“I am privileged to be recognized by my peers practicing law in the State of Pennsylvania and New Jersey,” says Ms. Pearce. “I am more proud to have successfully represented many victims, helping them move forward after devastating accidents.”

In addition to this new recognition, Ms. Pearce has also been consistently listed by Philadelphia Magazine as a “Super Lawyer” from 2005-2010, a designation awarded to only 5% of Pennsylvania lawyers. She has an A+ Rating from the Better Business Bureau. She has also appeared on numerous television programs, and her work has been featured in Newsweek.

“I have a strong commitment to my clients,” says Ms. Pearce. “While I am proud to have achieved such accolades, my clients always come first.”

Philadelphia residents can effectively pursue a lawsuit with the skilled Pennsylvania personal injury lawyers at The Pearce Law Firm. Edith Pearce worked as a trial lawyer for an insurance company and a defense law firm before representing injury victims. If you have been injured in Pennsylvania or New Jersey, you can contact the firm for a free initial consultation. The firm accepts contingency-free cases for all personal injury cases. For more information, call their office at (215) 557-8686 or visit their website at http://thepearcelawfirm.com/. Offices are located at 1429 Walnut Street on the 14th Floor in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102.

About Edith A. Pearce

Edith Pearce founded The Pearce Law Firm, P.C. in 2002. She began her career as a trial lawyer for an insurance company and later a defense law firm. She has received the highest peer rating through Martindale-Hubbell AV and Super Lawyers, and she is a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. She is also a member of Mensa, the international high IQ society.

Rebecca Thomas of The Pearce Law Firm named 2012 Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine.

Super Lawyers Rising Stars

Rebecca Thomas has been recognized for the third straight year by Super Lawyers magazine as a 2012 Rising Star. “We are pleased to celebrate this recognition with Rebecca. She is a valuable asset to our firm and we are very proud of her accomplishments.” Edith Pearce, the founding partner of The Pearce Law Firm. The Rising Star list is compiled through a statewide nomination process and independent research on the candidates. Only 2.5% of Pennsylvania attorneys are named Rising Stars. The selections for this esteemed list are made by the research team at Super Lawyers, which is a service of the Thomson Reuters, Legal division. Each year, the research team at Super Lawyers undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by the attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check.

Edith Pearce Named to 2012 List of Philadelphia’s Top Rated Lawyers®

The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Legal Intelligencer, Law.com and The Wall Street Journal have named Edith Pearce to their list of Philadelphia’s Top Rated Lawyers®, 2012 Edition.  An annual magazine presented jointly by The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Legal Intelligencer, Law.com and The Wall Street Journal, Philadelphia’s Top Rated Lawyers serves as a consumer and attorney reference, covering top-rated lawyers and legal issues in the greater Philadelphia area. The list of Philadelphia’s Top Rated Lawyers is generated solely through confidential peer evaluation and voting.  

Edith Pearce Named Lifetime Member of The Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

The Million Dollar Advocates Forum announced that Philadelphia personal injury lawyer Edith Pearce has been certified as a life member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Logo of Multi Million Dollar Adovcates Forum

The Million Dollar Advocates Forum is recognized as one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts, awards and settlements. The organization was founded in 1993 and there are approximately 3000 members located throughout the country. Less than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members. Forum membership acknowledges excellence in advocacy, and provides members with a national network of experienced colleagues for professional referral and information exchange in major cases. Members of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum must have acted as principal counsel in cases in which their client has received a verdict, award or settlement in the amount of one million dollars or more.

Members of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum must be Life Members of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and must have acted as principal counsel in at least one case, which has resulted in a multi-million dollar verdict, award or settlement. Edith Pearce has been approved for membership in both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi- Million Dollar Advocates Forum.