GLEN ROCK, N.J. -- E. Drew Britcher, of Glen Rock's Britcher Leone, LLC, has been named to the 2016 list of "Lawyers of Distinction."
Candidates are evaluated based a variety of criteria, including firm profile and reputation, years of practice, case outcomes, peer endorsements, client reviews, professional awards, leadership in legal organizations, and community involvement, among others.
Attorneys who meet the criteria of Lawyers of Distinction screening process have demonstrated a high degree of peer recognition and professional competence, placing them in the top 10 percent of all attorneys in the country.
Britcher, a resident of Parsippany, co-founded Britcher Leone. As head of the firm's trial practice, he has successfully resolved hundreds of complex medical, negligence, liability and other personal injury claims. He has participated in more than 30 reported decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court, the New Jersey Supreme Court and New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division.
He has been named to New Jersey Super Lawyers for the last 12 years. In addition, in 2016 he was named for the fifth consecutive year among the state's Top 10, and for the 10th consecutive year, he was named among the Top 100. Britcher has also been named one of the 500 Leading Lawyers in America by Lawdragon Magazine and among "Bergen's Best" by 201 Magazine. He has also received numerous awards for his service to the American Association for Justice and its New Jersey Chapter.
Britcher was a founding member of the Board of Trial Lawyers Care, an organization that provided pro bono legal representation to victims and families of victims of the September 11th terrorist attacks. He also helped shape the language of New Jersey's Patients' First and Patient Safety Acts and is an adjunct professor at Seton Hall Law School, where he teaches courses in medical malpractice law and litigation.
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