PHILADELPHIA (May 2017) – Myers Lafferty Law Offices, P.C. is proud to announce that founding partner William L. Myers, Jr. has been named a 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyer.
This marks the eleventh year that Myers has been recognized among Pennsylvania’s top attorneys. He is honored for his work in the practice areas of transportation, personal injury and medical malpractice law.
A program of Thomson Reuters, Pennsylvania Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who, through a peer review and independent research process, have been identified as attaining a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Only the top 5 percent of Pennsylvania’s 50,000 lawyers are named to the Super Lawyers list.
Candidates are evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement, including verdicts and settlements; honors and awards; special licenses and certifications; pro bono and community service efforts; and scholarly lectures and writings. The ultimate objective of Super Lawyers is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse list of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for other practitioners and consumers searching for legal counsel.
A Philadelphia lawyer with 30 years of trial experience up and down the East Coast, Myers focuses his active law practice on transportation and personal injury law. He has devoted his career to fighting for hard-working men and women injured by the negligence of others. He has won verdicts and settlements of tens of millions of dollars on behalf of people seriously injured in railroad accidents, automobile accidents and from medical malpractice and dangerous products. Recently, Thomas & Mercer published his debut novel, “A Criminal Defense,” a thriller about a Philadelphia trial lawyer.
A founding shareholder of Myers Lafferty Law Offices, Myers received his bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, from Clarion University, and his law degree from University of Pennsylvania Law School.
About Myers Lafferty: Based in Philadelphia, with offices in Boston and New York, Myers Lafferty is a personal injury law firm with a focus in FELA law. Myers Lafferty attorneys understand the physical suffering, financial peril and sense of hopelessness people endure when seriously injured by others, and the firm strives to obtain for clients full compensation for the disruption to their lives, physical injuries, pain, loss of income, stress and strained relationships. To learn more, go to www.yourtransportationlawyers.com or connect with the firm on Facebook or LinkedIn.