2018 Top Lawyers

Who are the best lawyers in Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties? Attorneys are nominated via peer balloting, then vetted through our editorial process. Here, we present this year’s winners.



#1 Andrew D’Amico
​Media
(610) 566-6700

William Weber
Connor, Weber & Oberlies
MoorestownPaoli, Philadelphia, (610) 640-2800

Murray Eckell
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700 

Rochelle Grossman
Family Arbitration and Mediation Center
West Chester, (610) 209-1858

Mary Jo Gilsdorf
Gilsdorf Law
Glen Mills, (610) 755-7806

George Zumbano
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Alfred Gollatz, John McKenna
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100 

Nancy Glidden, Stephen Lagoy
Unruh, Turner, Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

#1 Leo Gibbons
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Sigmund Fleck
Brown McGarry Nimeroff
Philadelphia, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 755-3311 

Michael Louis, Patrick Scott
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Denise Werkley
Unruh Turner Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

#1 Richard Lipow
Lipow Law Office
Malvern, (610) 251-2500

Mark Blank Jr.
Paoli
(610) 647-1919

Jeanne Marie Cella
Jeanne Marie Cella, Esq.
Media, (610) 505-0500,

Kenneth West
Douglass, West & Associates
Drexel Hill, (610) 446-9000

Robert Lohr
Lohr & Associates Ltd.
West Chester, (610) 701-0222

Stanley Luongo
Luongo Bellwoar
West Chester, (610) 430-6600

Kristen Ladd
Unruh Turner Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

Patricia Mayer, Scott Waterman
Waterman & Mayer
Media, Philadelphia, Yardley, (610) 566-6177

John Gagliardi
Wetzel Gagliardi Fetter & Lavin
West Chester, (484) 887-0779

#1 Jay Levin
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Aimee Bowers, A. Duie Latta, James Urie
Clarion Law
West Chester, (484) 948-1428

Monica Reynolds
Connor, Weber & Oberlies
Moorestown, Paoli, Philadelphia, (610) 640-2800

Blake Fritz
Fritz Legal
Malvern, (484) 875-3148

Joel Rosen
High Swartz
Doylestown, Norristown, (610) 275-0700

Vincent Donohue, Roger Huggins, James McErlane, Helen Mountain
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Harry DiDonato, Mary Kay Gaver, Andrew Silverman
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Joseph Nescio
Nescio & Seace
West Chester, (610) 436-1676

Janelle Snyder Peyton
Synder Law
Wayne, (484) 801-0021

Theodore Claypoole
Unruh Turner Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

#1 Matthew Bilker
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

A.J. Ober
August J. Ober, IV and Associates
West Chester, (215) 779-3433

Andrew Eckert
Brown McGarry Nimeroff
Philadelphia, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 755-3311

Joseph Connor III, Joseph Oberlies
Connor, Weber, Oberlies
Moorestown, Paoli, Philadelphia, (610) 640-2800

Patricia Burns Horn
Connors O’Dell
Exton, (610) 524-2100

Pamela Lee
DiOrio & Sereni
Media, (610) 565-5700

Amber Falkenbach
Media, (610) 505-0034

John Larkin, John Rafferty
Gawthrop Greenwood
West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 696-8225

Richard C. Sokorai
High Swartz
Doylestown, Norristown, (610) 275-0700

Joel Frank, Maureen McBride, James Sargent
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Robert Burke, Patrick Gallo
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Justin Bernstein
Schuster Law
Chester, Media, Philadelphia, Wilmington, (267) 689-9892

James Dalton, John Fiorillo, Christopher Turner
Unruh, Turner, Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

#1 Matthew Fry
DiOrio & Sereni
Media, (610) 565-5700

Guy Donatelli, Rachel Lusk
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

#1 Peter Kratsa
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Tiffany Griffin
Berman & Asbel
Media, (484) 842-0276

William Davis Jr.
Law Office of William Davis Jr., L.L.C.
Media, (610) 565-6760

Michael DiCindio
DiCindio Law
West Chester, (610) 430-3535

Arthur Thomas Donato
Media, (484) 441-6318

Robert Donatoni
Donatoni & Crichton
West Chester, (610) 314-7075

Sherri Eyer
Media, (610) 340-2598

Vicki Herr
Media, (610) 566-5144

Lauren Milks
Gawthrop Greenwood
West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 696-8225

Steve Jarmon
Jarmon Law
Malvern, (484) 999-4149

Daniel Bush, Dawson Muth
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Enrique Latoison
Latoison Law
Media, Norristown, (610) 999-1439

Joseph Lesniak
The Law Offices of Joseph Lesniak, LLC
Media, (484) 441-7055

Leonard Rivera
Leonard Rivera Law
Kennett Square, (610) 551-7551

Caroline Donato
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Dana Ingham
Malley Law
Media, (610) 566-8010

Marc Lieberman
Marc J. Lieberman, Esq.
West Chester, (610) 595-9776

C. Curtis Norcini
Omnis Law Group
Media, Philadelphia, Plymouth Meeting, West Chester, (610) 627-2666

Michael Skinner
Skinner Law Firm
West Chester, (610) 436-1410

#1 Risa Boerner
Fisher Phillips
Radnor, (610) 230-2150

Andrew Davis
Mullen Coughlin
Wayne, (267) 930-4770

Joshua Waterston
Media, (610) 544-8922

#1 Craig Huffman
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Rami Bishay
Cox & Bishay
West Chester, (610) 344-0300

David Auerbach, W. Donald Sparks, Melanie Tunaitis
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Jacqueline Segal
Fox Rothschild
Exton, (610) 458-7500

Walter Eells, Mary Ann Plankinton
Gawthrop Greenwood
West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 696-8225

Kathryn Hilbush
​Kathryn Hilbush Law Firm
Media, (610) 892-7511 

Donald Kohler
Kohler Law Offices
West Chester, (610) 400-8501

Carla Marino, Lawrence Persick
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Christopher Casserly, Gregory P. LaMonaca
Law Office of Gregory P. LaMonaca
Media, (610) 892-3877

Wesley Legg
The Law Office of Wesley Legg, Esquire LLC
West Chester, (484) 401-7079

Cecil Hoskins, Irene Levy
Levy & Hoskins Law Group
West Chester, (267) 647-9393

Lance Nelson, Ashley Stitzer
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Arnold Machles
Bala Cynwyd, (610) 667-0555

Julie Potts, Tiffany Shoemaker
McCallin Law
West Chester, (610) 880-8400

Christin Kubacke, Kim Denise Morton
Morton & Kubacke Family Law
West Chester, (610) 692-3999

Andrea Pettine
Pettine Law Offices
West Chester, (610) 692-7090

Paula Borradaile, Sarinia Feinman, Anthony Vetrano, Kathleen Vetrano
Vetrano Vetrano + Feinman
King of Prussia, (610) 265-4441

Randi Vladimer​
Randi J. Vladimer, P.C.
Radnor, (610) 975-9898

#1 Douglas Kaune
Unruh Turner Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

Linda Anderson
Anderson Elder Law
Media, (610) 566-4700

Janet Colliton
Colliton Elder Law Associates
West Chester, (610) 440-3536

Carrie Kennedy, Stephen Potts
Herr Potts and Potts
Wayne, (610) 254-0114

Kristen Matthews
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Karyn Seace
Nescio & Seace
West Chester, (610) 436-1676

Barry Rabin
The Law Firm of Barry S. Rabin 
Downingtown, (610) 873-1600

Elizabeth Stefanide
​Law Office Of Elizabeth T. Stefanide Esq
Media, (610) 566-8686

Bart Cassidy, Jonathan Rinde
Manko Gold Katcher & Fox
Bala Cynwyd, (484) 430-5700

#1 Alexander Murphy Jr.
Law Office of Alexander Murphy Jr.
West Chester, (610) 399-9033

Priscilla Mattison, Bernard Resnick
Bernard M. Resnick, Esq.
Bala Cynwyd, (610) 660-7774

Michael Rosenthal
Rosenthal, Lurie, Broudy
Exton, Philadelphia, (267) 283-1198

#1 David Garrison
Garrison Environmental Law Practice
Malvern, (484) 875-3025

John Embick
John R. Embick, PLLC
West Chester, (215) 850-4131

Erika Furlong
Garrison Environmental Law Practice
Malvern, (484) 875-3025

David Brooman
High Swartz
Doylestown, Norristown, (610) 275-0700

Vincent Pompo
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Robert Fox
Manko Gold Katcher & Fox
Bala Cynwyd, (484) 430-5700

#1 Vasilios Kalogredis
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Michael Burke, David Dearden, Jeffrey Sansweet
Sansweet Dearden Burke
Wayne, (610) 687-8314

Mark Abruzzo, Jill Garabedian, Robert Landau, Caroline Pattterson
Wade Goldstein Landau & Abruzzi
Berwyn, (610) 296-1800

#1 Theodore Murphy
Murphy Law Firm
West Chester, (610) 436-7555

Helena Astolfi
Law Office of Helena Astolfi 
Valley Forge, (610) 933-9600

Anna Paciorek, Lindsey Sweet
Sweet & Paciorek
Avondale, (484) 868-4814

#1 Patrick Henigan
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Salvatore Anastasi
Barley Snyder
Malvern, (610) 889-3699

Michael Petock
Petock & Petock
Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 935-8600

#1 Robin Bond
Transition Strategies
Wayne, (610) 640-5373

William Wilson
Bailey & Ehrenberg
West Chester, (484) 605-1146

Lisanne Mikula
DiOrio & Sereni
Media, (610) 565-5700

Randall Schauer
Fox Rothschild
Exton, (610) 458-7500

Thomas Rees, James Shrimp
High Swartz
Doylestown, Norristown, (610) 275-0700

Harold Goldner
Kraut Harris
Blue Bell, (215) 542-4900

Deborah Krull
Deborah Krull
Media, (610) 627-1010

Mary-Ellen Allen
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Jessica Simon
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Marlo Pagano-Kelleher
Pagano Law Firm
Media, (484) 318-2561

Julianne Peck
Homans Peck
Paoli, Philadelphia, (215) 868-6214

Scott Pollins
Pollins Law
Wayne, (610) 896-9910

Eric Brown
Siana, Bellwoar & McAndrew
Chester Springs, (610) 321-5500

Brian Boreman
Unruh, Turner, Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

#1 Sandra Knapp
Gawthrop Greenwood
West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 696-8225

Michael Merlie
Gawthrop Greenwood
West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 696-8225

Stephen Rhoads
Montgomery McCracken
Berwyn, (610) 889-2244

#1 Leonard Sloane
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Mark Sereni
DiOrio & Sereni
Media, (610) 565-5700

Hugh Donaghue, Tyler Therriault
Donaghue & Labrum
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-9120

Peter Hart
Karp & Hart Attorneys at Law
West Chester, (610) 430-2200

John Stanzione
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Dennis Abrams, Gary Solomon, Anita Pitock
Lowenthal and Abrams
Bala Cynwyd, Cherry Hill, New York City, Philadelphia, (610) 667-7511

#1 Ernest Angelos
Raffaelle and Puppio
Media, (610) 891-6710

Jonathon Long
Buckley, Brion, McGuire & Morris
West Chester, (610) 436-4400

Sharon Harvey
Connor, Weber & Oberlies
Moorestown, Paoli, Philadelphia, (610) 640-2800

Jason Bates
Connors O’Dell
Exton, (610) 524-2100

Sam Auslander, Steve Polaha
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Fred Fromhold, Ji Min Jun
Fromhold Jaffe & Adams
Villanova, (610) 527-9100

Stacey Fuller, Patrick McKenna, Anthony Verwey
Gawthrop Greenwood
West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 696-8225

Helen Esbenshade, Mark Thompson
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Lindsay Dunn, Brian Nagle
Macelree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Andrew Rau, Amanda Sundquist, Ross Unruh
Unruh, Turner, Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

#1 Timothy Rayne
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100 

Margaret Wenke
Connor, Weber & Oberlies
Moorestown, Paoli, Philadelphia, (610) 640-2800

Daniel Doyle
Dan Doyle Law Group
Media, Philadelphia, (610) 492-7133

Michael Davey
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Maria Janoski, Chad Maloney
Goldberg, Goldberg, & Janoski
West Chester, (610) 436-6220

Stephen Karp
Karp & Hart Attorneys at Law
Coatesville, Kennett Square, West Chester, (610) 430-2200

John Neumann Hickey
John Neumann Hickey
Media, (610) 891-8883

Joseph M. Hickey
Joseph M. Hickey
Media, (610) 627-1810

Michael Landis, Jeffrey Parker
Lowenthal & Abrams
Bala Cynwyd, Cherry Hill, New York City, Philadelphia, (610) 667-7511

Michael Imms
Ryan, Morton & Imms
West Chester, (610) 430-1425

Cindy Silver
Silver & Silver
Ardmore, (484) 653-5804
 

#1 Scott Reidenbach
Reidenbach & Associates
Wayne, (610) 572-7075

Lindsey Conan
Conan Law Offices
Media, (610) 565-6688

David Adams
Fromhold, Jaffe & Adams
Villanova, (610) 527-9100

Arnold Heller, William Kerr
High Swartz
Doylestown, Norristown, (610) 275-0700

Roman Koropey
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 527-9200

Charles Gerbron
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Andrew Maguire
McCausland Keen + Buckman
Devon, (610) 341-1000

Matthew Hauber
Riley Riper Hollin & Colagreco
Exton, (610) 458-4400

William Burke, Donald Turner
Unruh, Turner, Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

#1 (TIE) Jonathan Becker, Guy Matthews
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Jennifer Weidler Karpchuk
Chamberlain Hrdilcka
West Conshohocken, (610) 772-2300

Elizabeth Milne
Connor, Weber & Oberlies
Moorestown, Paoli, Philadelphia, (610) 640-2800

Stephen Olsen
Gawthrop Greenwood
West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 696-8225

Joseph Bellinghieri
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Gregory Martinelli
​Gregory Martinelli
Malvern, (484) 875-3074

Donald Weiss
Donald J. Weiss
Chadds Ford, (610) 459-8074

#1 Daniel Coleman
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Robert DiOrio
DiOrio & Sereni
Media, (610) 565-5700

Christopher Brown, Rachael Kemmey, Joseph Lastowka, Joseph Monte
Eckell Sparks
Media, West Chester, (610) 565-3700

Matthew Gilbert, Marc Jaffe
Fromhold, Jaffe  & Adams
Villanova, (610) 527-9100

Denise Antonelli
Gawthrop Greenwood
West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 696-8225

Marilyn Mitchell
Herr Potts and Potts
Wayne, West Chester, (610) 254-0114

Mary LaSota
High Swartz
Doylestown, Norristown, (610) 275-0700

Stacey McConnell
Lamb McErlane
Bryn Mawr, West Chester, (610) 430-8000

Duke Schneider, Louis Teti
MacElree Harvey
Bala Cynwyd, Doylestown, Kennett Square, West Chester, Wilmington, (610) 436-0100

Rick Morton, Kevin Ryan
Ryan, Morton & Imms
West Chester, (610) 430-1425

Rebecca Sallen
Sallen Law
Merion Station, (215) 992-9662

Rosalie Spelman
​Rosalie Spelman, Esq.
Swarthmore, (484) 443-3514

David Frees, Whitney O’Reilly
Unruh Turner Burke & Frees
Paoli, Phoenixville, West Chester, (610) 692-1371

#1 Jared Shavitz
Lowenthal and Abrams
Bala Cynwyd, Cherry Hill, New York City, Philadelphia, (610) 667-7511

William Bendon
​William M. Bendon
Media, (610) 480-8919

Andrew Edelberg
Aivazoglou & Mikropoulos
Eddystone, (610) 876-8880

Kevin Connors, Robert Horn, Kate O’Dell
Connors O’Dell
Exton, (610) 524-2100

Arthur Girton
Arthur G. Girton, PC
Chester, (484) 816-4483,

Geoffrey Hillsberg
Hillsberg Law
Norristown, (610) 566-0600

Jeffrey Liebesman
Liebesman Law
King of Prussia, (610) 937-1110

James Mogul
Lowenthal and Abrams
Bala Cynwyd, Cherry Hill, New York City, Philadelphia, (610) 667-7511

Joseph Schwartz, Joseph Silver, Mike Silver
Silver & Silver
Ardmore, (484) 653-5804

Daniel McCabe
Wolf, Baldwin and Associates
Pottstown, Reading, West Chester, (610) 228-4582

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