Friedman Schuman Attorneys Named 2012 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers And Rising Stars

Friedman Schuman, P.C., is proud to announce that for a third consecutive year two of the firm's shareholders, David E. Stern and Sean P. Kilkenny, have been recognized by Thomson Reuters as 2012 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars®. Only the top 5 percent of Pennsylvania lawyers and the top 2.5 percent of up-and-coming Pennsylvania lawyers appear on the Super Lawyer and Rising Star lists.

David E. Stern was recognized as a 2012 Super Lawyer for his Bankruptcy and Creditor/ Debtor Rights practice. Mr. Stern is the chairperson of Friedman Schuman's Creditor's Rights Practice. He represents commercial lending and leasing clients in troubled credit situations, including workouts, loan restructurings, enforcement actions, and bankruptcy and reorganization proceedings.

Sean P. Kilkenny has been named to the 2012 Rising Stars list for their Government/Cities/Municipalities practice. Mr. Kilkenny is the chairperson of Friedman Schuman's Municipal Law Practice. Mr. Kilkenny is renowned for his expertise in municipal land development, real estate, municipal finance and zoning law. Mr. Kilkenny represents both municipalities and developers in solving complex zoning and land development matters in the Philadelphia Suburbs.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The Super Lawyers selection process is a rigorous multiphased process that includes peer nominations and peer evaluations combined with independent third-party research.