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Matthew P. Keris Appointed President of the DRI Foundation

Matthew P. Keris, shareholder in Marshall Dennehey's Scranton office, has been appointed President of the Defense Research Institute (DRI) Foundation, the charitable arm of the defense litigation organization. Mr. Keris has previously served as Atlantic Regional Director of the DRI, as well as its Pennsylvania State Representative and Membership Chair.

Eight Marshall Dennehey Attorneys Selected to 2021 New York Metro Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Eight attorneys from Marshall Dennehey’s New York City and Westchester, New York offices, and one from the firm's Mount Laurel, New Jersey office, have been selected to the 2021 edition of New York Metro Super Lawyers magazine. A Thomson Reuters business, Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Three Marshall Dennehey Attorneys Selected 2022 “Lawyers of the Year” and 67 Attorneys Recognized Overall in the 2022 Editions of The Best Lawyers in America© and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch©

Marshall Dennehey is proud to announce that three of the firm’s attorneys have been selected 2022 “Lawyers of the Year” and 67 attorneys have been recognized overall in the 2022 Editions of The Best Lawyers in America© and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch©. 

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Lisa M. Ricchezza Joins Marshall Dennehey as Director of Paralegal Services

Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin announced today that Lisa M. Ricchezza has joined the firm as Director of Paralegal Services. In this capacity, Ms. Ricchezza will oversee the management of Marshall Dennehey’s 125+ non-lawyer paraprofessionals across the firm’s 20 offices. Previously, she was a Senior Paralegal and Legal Professional Manager at Dechert LLP, where she worked for 35 years.

Butler Buchanan, III Receives 2021 Diversity Leaders in Business Award from the Philadelphia Business Journal

Butler (Buck) Buchanan, III, Managing Attorney of Marshall Dennehey’s Philadelphia headquarters office, has been named a recipient of the Philadelphia Business Journal’s 2021 Diversity Leaders in Business Awards. The recognition celebrates the region’s most influential diverse business leaders based on professional accomplishments, community involvement and philanthropy. Mr. Buchanan and the other honorees will be recognized at an awards ceremony and in the Business Journal later this month.

Marshall Dennehey Special Counsel Peggy Smith Bush Appointed to Transportation Lawyers Association’s Executive Committee

Peggy Smith Bush, Special Counsel in the firm’s Orlando office, has been appointed to the Executive Committee of the Transportation Lawyers Association (TLA). Mrs. Bush will serve as a Representative at Large.

For eight decades, the TLA has been in the forefront of educating transportation attorneys. Through CLE courses and regular publications, TLA’s growing membership stays abreast of new developments in state and federal law affecting all modes of transportation.