Gibbons Del Deo ExpandsPhiladelphia Office

Sunday, January 1, 2006 - 00:00

Gibbons, Del Deo, Dolan, Griffinger & Vecchione, P.C. has announced the expansion of its Philadelphia office with the addition of 25 attorneys from Hecker Brown Sherry and Johnson, a Philadelphia civil litigation boutique. The expansion is a key aspect of Gibbons' strategic plan to enhance its ability to serve clients from offices throughout the region.

With the addition of Hecker Brown, Gibbons's presence in Philadelphia will grow to 28 attorneys concentrating in a wide range of practice areas, including products liability, mass torts, commercial litigation, employment law and complex insurance litigation, complementing the firm's existing capabilities in its New Jersey and New York offices.

Gibbons will add 15 attorneys to its Products Liability Department, which defends product liability cases in the general products, pharmaceutical, medical device, chemical manufacturing and distribution and laboratory services areas; two attorneys to its Employment Law Department, representing corporations in the areas of employment litigation, counseling and compliance with federal and state regulations and laws, and eight attorneys to its Business & Commercial Litigation Department, where they will focus on insurance litigation and other complex commercial litigation matters.

David W. Marston, Timothy W. Susanin and Korab Sejdiu, the firm's existing Philadelphia office members, will join the Hecker Brown attorneys in the firm's new office at 1700 Two Logan Square (18th and Arch streets).