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Erie Attorney Named Pittsburgh Region’s ‘Lawyer of the Year’ in Personal Injury Litigation

On Behalf of | Aug 17, 2015 | Firm News |

Steven E. ‘Tim’ Riley also named to Best Lawyers’ 2016 List in Medical Malpractice, Professional Malpractice and Personal Injury Litigation

Steven E. “Tim” Riley Jr., a partner in the Conner Riley Friedman & Weichler law firm in Erie, has been recognized by his peers and included in the 22nd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the legal profession’s oldest and most respected peer-review publication.

Riley was named Best Lawyers’ 2016 Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs “Lawyer of the Year” for the Pittsburgh Region, which includes Erie and Western Pennsylvania. Only a single lawyer in each practice area in each metropolitan region is honored as a Lawyer of the Year.

Riley also was selected for Best Lawyers’ 2016 Pittsburgh list in three practice areas: medical malpractice, professional malpractice and personal injury litigation. Best Lawyers lists are compiled by conducting exhaustive peer-review surveys in which tens of thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their professional peers. Lawyers are not permitted to pay any fee to participate in or be included on the Best Lawyers lists.

Attorney Riley’s practice includes wrongful death and serious personal injury claims, motor vehicle and medical negligence suits, and commercial litigation. He has been recognized as a 2015 Super Lawyer for his medical malpractice and personal injury practice, and also received a Special Achievement Award from the Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) for his commitment and contributions to the PBA Judicial Evaluation Commission.

About Conner Riley Friedman & Weichler

The Conner Riley Friedman & Weichler law firm is known for excellence in litigation, client service and contributions to the legal profession in Pennsylvania and New York. Each with decades of trial experience, attorneys Andrew J. Conner, Steven E. “Tim” Riley Jr., Philip B. Friedman and William P. Weichler offer expertise in the areas of personal injury, medical negligence, business litigation, criminal defense and workers compensation. Along with numerous appointments to international and national trial lawyers’ organizations, attorneys Conner, Riley, Friedman and Weichler all have been listed in Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Magazine.