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Brett Wolfson co-presents CLE event on “Ultimate Motions Practice” for Pennsylvania Bar Institute

Brett A. Wolfson co-presented a CLE course in Philadelphia on July 19, 2017, for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute (PBI) titled “Ultimate Motions Practice.” PBI is the continuing legal education arm of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Brett focused on what to do and what not to do when filing and arguing motions in civil court. Attendees learned how the motions you win can affect the course of litigation and settlement. The course included discussion of: motions to disqualify; motions to dismiss, transfer venue and quash; motions to compel and protect; motions for sanctions; motions for summary judgment; motions to disqualify the judge, opposing counsel and expert witnesses; and motions that change the course of litigation.

Brett is a partner in our Philadelphia office. He focuses his practice on catastrophic injury and/or death cases involving products, construction/industrial/workplace, commercial motor vehicle, medical professional and premises liability. He serves as a Judge Pro Tem for the Dispute Resolution Center of the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. Brett volunteers for the Philadelphia Support Center for Child Advocates. He is a major fund raiser for the National MS Society, for which he also serves on the New Jersey Government Relations Committee Advisory Committee.

Brett earned his J.D. from Rutgers University School of Law and his B.A. in Philosophy from West Chester University. He has also served under two Philadelphia Common Pleas Court Judges, as a law clerk to the Honorable Joseph D. O’Keefe while he was Supervising Judge of the Complex Litigation Center and the Honorable Sandra Mazer Moss as a Team Leader for a major jury program. Brett is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell.

Brett can be reached directly at: (215) 575-4255 • bwolfson@rawle.com