George Werner to Chair Barley Snyder Litigation Group

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George Werner to Chair Barley Snyder Litigation Group

Press Release Date: 02/11/2011

Barley Snyder announced on Friday that George Werner has been named Chair of its Litigation Group. With over 30 years of experience, Werner concentrates his practice in civil litigation involving consequential corporate and transactional disputes, patent and trade secret matters, securities disputes, as well as First Amendment cases. He has tried to verdict more than 80 jury trials in federal and state courts. In 2010 George was named one of the Best Lawyers in America and to the Best Lawyers List for the Central Pennsylvania Region

It was also announced that Ron Pollock will become Vice-Chair of the Litigation Group. Pollock is a trial lawyer who actively litigates matters in state and federal court and concentrates his litigation practice in construction litigation and business disputes. Ron is also an experienced arbitrator and mediator who is frequently called upon because of his experience assisting parties in reaching a compromise solution or litigated decision.

Barley Snyder’s Litigation Group is knowledgeable and experienced in anti-trust and securities matters, commercial, employment, fiduciary issues, insurance and tort, and intellectual property. Barley Snyder’s litigators, also skilled at risk management, handle a wide variety of matters for clients from individuals to corporate and institutional clients of all sizes and complexities.

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