Philadelphia-based law firm, Conrad O’Brien, is again recognized as a top firm in Pennsylvania (Band 2) for Commercial Litigation in the 2018 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Chambers USA describes the firm as a “[d]istinguished boutique with a formidable bench of experienced trial lawyer.” A client described the firm’s work as “impeccable: They comprehensively researched the complex legal issues of the case and distilled it down to a very user-friendly application of facts to legal principles to explain to the court.” Another source says the firm does “high quality of legal work and possess high-quality attorneys."
Five of the firm’s attorneys were also individually ranked as top lawyers for litigation. Nicholas Centrella, Nancy Gellman, Jack Guernsey, and Howard Klein are all recognized for their individual achievements in General Commercial Litigation. James Rohn is recognized again this year as an “Eminent Practitioner” for White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, recognizing his work as a highly influential lawyer and key player in this field.
Chambers and Partners have been ranking the best lawyers and firms since 1990, publishing the world’s leading guides to the legal profession. Chambers has built a reputation for in-depth, objective research, relying on more than 170 full-time editors and researchers who conduct thousands of in-depth interviews with lawyers and clients worldwide. Chambers considers the firm’s reputation in the legal market and the firm’s recent work and areas of expertise.