PHILADELPHIA, May 23, 2018 (Newswire.com) - The Law Offices of van der Veen, O'Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin are proud to announce that Michael T. van der Veen has been named to the 2018 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers part of Thomson Reuters. Mr. van der Veen has consistently received this recognition for the last 14 years. In addition, Mr. Fran O'Neill has been honored by this organization as a Rising Star from 2014 through 2018.
There is a reason that Super Lawyer Michael van der Veen and his firm rack up prestigious awards every year - results. They are known to be tireless in preparation and relentless in the courtroom. They are a triple threat with expertise in Personal Injury, Criminal Defense and Commercial Litigation.
If working around the clock for the client is what it takes to win, that's what happens.
Michael T. van der Veen, Senior Partner
"The firm is unique because the lawyers practice and win high-stakes cases in three different areas of law," says Michael van der Veen. Whether championing the rights of the injured, coming to the defense of the accused or helping businesses with litigation ranging from antitrust to a breach of contract, this firm prepares for each case assiduously and works doggedly until they secure justice. "If working around the clock for the client is what it takes to win, that's what happens," continues van der Veen.
This year's results include Personal Injury seven-figure settlements; Criminal Law wins for a cold-case murder and institutional arson; and Commercial Litigation obtaining a reversal of a court order stripping a man of ownership of his business, as well as, successfully defeating Federal Civil RICO suits.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers for more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. For more information about Super Lawyers, visit SuperLawyers.com.
One of Philadelphia's foremost personal injury, criminal defense and commercial litigation law firms, van der Veen, O'Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin combine nearly a century of passion-driven comprehensive law practice and client-centered representation for the full benefit of their clients. Their experience fighting for clients, serving the community and excelling in litigation has earned them the reputation as one of Pennsylvania's toughest, hardest-working law firms. For more information, please visit www.mtvlaw.com.
Source: Law Offices of van der Veen, O'Neill, Hartshorn, and Levin