RAWLE & HENDERSON’s Appellate Practice Group has successfully handled cases at all appellate levels of the federal court system, and most appellate levels of the state courts of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, and New York. Attorneys in the practice group have successfully argued appeals before the United States Supreme Court and the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Supreme Courts. In Pennsylvania, the Appellate Practice Group regularly is involved in handling appeals at the Superior and Commonwealth Court levels. The group not only handles appeals involving cases which were tried by RAWLE & HENDERSON attorneys, but also handles appeals that have been tried by other lawyers and referred to RAWLE & HENDERSON for appellate work.
09/27/16On September 27, 2016, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court denied the petition filed by plaintiffs seeking further appellate review of Superior Court’s Order and Opinion of February 5, 2016, affirming the trial court’s entry of summary judgment in favor of L.A. Fitness International, LLC (now known as Fitness International, LLC), thus effectively ending a defamation case in which plaintiffs claimed that employees of L.A. Fitness falsely and maliciously reported to the local police and others that they were involved in thefts at one or more L.A. Fitness facilities.
08/11/112011 Super Lawyers, 07/21/11. Rawle & Henderson LLP is proud to announce that 16 attorneys were named 2011 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers by Law & Politics and the publishers of Philadelphia Magazine.
04/07/11Carl D. Buchholz, III was a panelist at the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s Appellate Advocacy Practicum on Ethical Issues in Appeal on April 7, 2011 in the Supreme Court Courtroom in City Hall.