Montgomery McCracken’s Class Action Defense Group Named a Litigation Department of the Year by The Legal Intelligencer

June 19, 2018

Pictured – back row standing (left to right): Brett M. Waldron, David F. Herman, Erin A. Novak, Peter Breslauer, Patrick…

ABA Young Lawyers Division Business Law Committee – Member Spotlight on Ernest D. Holtzheimer

February 28, 2018

ABA Young Lawyers Division Business Law Committee (February 2018 issue)

Montgomery McCracken attorney Ernest D. Holtzheimer was recently featured in the ABA Young Lawyers Division Business Law Committee’s Member Spotlight….

Ernest D. Holtzheimer Elected to the Young Lawyers Division Executive Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association

December 6, 2017

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce Ernest D. Holtzheimer was elected to the Young Lawyers Division (YLD)…

Strong Pa. Business Base Helps Powerhouse Firms Thrive

September 25, 2017


The five firms named as Law360’s Pennsylvania Powerhouses for 2017 have taken advantage of the state’s historically deep legal talent…

Summer Associates Get Legal Business Boot Camp at Montgomery McCracken

July 28, 2017

The Legal Intelligencer

Mara Smith, an aspiring lawyer who just took the bar exam, said her summer associate experience set her apart from…

Law firm mergers are on a record pace

July 6, 2017

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Montgomery McCracken was noted in The Philadelphia Inquirer article “Law firm mergers are on a record pace,” for adding four lawyers during the…

Ruling affirms New Castle County power to block sprawl

March 31, 2016

The News Journal

A Superior Court judge has upheld a controversial New Castle County traffic rule A Superior Court ruling affirms New Castle County’s…

New Montgomery McCracken chair will preside over a period of growth

March 28, 2016

The Philadelphia Inquirer

As a young man growing up in small-town New Jersey, Louis A. Petroni knew early on he wanted to be…

A few minutes with… Louis A. Petroni of Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads

March 18, 2016

Philadelphia Business Journal

Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads has selected Louis A. Petroni as the first transactional lawyer in 30 years to serve as its…

Montgomery McCracken Names New Chairman

March 8, 2016

The Legal Intelligencer

Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads has elected Louis A. Petroni as its new chairman. Petroni, who most recently served as…

Montgomery McCracken picks transactional lawyer as new chairman

March 7, 2016

Philadelphia Business Journal

Known largely for its formidable litigation practice, Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads has selected Louis A. Petroni as the first…

Montgomery McCracken Vice Chair Elevated To Top Role

March 7, 2016


Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP on Monday said that its new chairman will be former vice chairman and executive…

When Restraining Orders Cover Social Media Communication

March 3, 2016


Does tagging a protected party on Facebook violate a restraining order or order of protection? What about tweeting the individual…

Montgomery McCracken Adds Transpo. Partner, Associate

March 1, 2016


Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP reeled in a partner and associate for its transportation practice from Cichanowicz Callan Keane…

Will Revamped High Court Favor Products Liability Plaintiffs?

February 19, 2016

The Legal Intelligencer

Very little has changed in the products liability landscape since November 2014, when the Pennsylvania Supreme Court issued its decision…

Attorneys Await Answers on Key Products Liability Questions

February 12, 2016

The Legal Intelligencer

When Tincher v. Omega Flex landed on products liability attorneys’ desks 15 months ago, its 137 pages left them looking…

Can Rajat Gupta Restore His Innocence and Reputation?

February 8, 2016

Fox Business

The U.S. Court of Appeals in Manhattan has agreed to review the 2012 insider trading conviction of former three-time McKinsey…

Products Liability an ‘Unnerving New World’ Since ‘Tincher’

February 5, 2016

The Legal Intelligencer

Chief Justice Ronald D. Castille had spent years working over the issue with his colleagues, trying to form a consensus….

Supreme Court hands Amgen win in suit over employee stock plan

February 4, 2016

Westlaw Journal

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled Amgen Inc. employees did not adequately allege the biopharmaceutical developer violated its fiduciary duties…

Attorneys React To High Court ERISA Reimbursement Ruling

January 20, 2016


The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday in Montanile v. Board of Trustees of the National Elevator Industry Health Benefit Plan…