Company: Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP
Location: Philadelphia, PA
PHILADELPHIA, PA, November 21, 2013, Deena J. Schneider, Partner at Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP, has been recognized by Elite American Lawyers for dedication, achievements and leadership in legal services.
Ms. Schneider has been practicing law for the past 39 years and has been serving as a partner with the firm for the last 31. A logical thinker, Ms. Schneider has been exposed to all facets of the legal field and truly excels in working on cases involving trade regulations and advocacy, as well as appeals and motions. She practices law in class action, antitrust, e-commerce and technology, financial services litigation, labor and employment practices, and securities litigation. In her position with the firm, she is responsible for handling cases and helping assess legal issues to ensure clients are properly positioned for an appeal.
Ms. Schneider is the firm’s go-to lawyer for appellate cases and often serves as counsel for the firm’s trial cases. She has litigated numerous high profile cases in front of federal and state courts, and, in more than one instance, the Supreme Court. Ms. Schneider attributes her success to being good at what she does, applying a very client-oriented approach to her work, and giving a huge amount of herself to clients and cases. She doesn’t like to lose. For her exceptional work, Ms. Schneider was named a Super Lawyer, and Best Lawyer of America.
Aside from her stellar record in the court room, Ms. Schneider’s academic background is just as impressive. She earned a JD at Harvard Law School and a bachelor’s degree in mathematics at Yale University, where she graduated magna cum laude. To keep abreast of changes in her field, Ms. Schneider is affiliated with the Philadelphia Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, American Bar Association, Supreme Court Historical Society, and is a member of the Rules Committee for the Board of Governors of the Third Circuit Bar Association.
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