Brookman, Rosenberg, Brown & Sandler is thrilled to announce that both Howell K. Rosenberg and Laurence H. Brown have been selected to this year’s Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list. Super Lawyers is a rating service that uses a blue- ribbon panel to evaluate and nominate attorneys in more than 70 practice areas. Independent research analyzes each attorney’s honors and awards, peer recognition and reviews, and career position, among other criteria. Each attorney is featured in a publication of the regions of the honorees and nationwide.
Howell K. Rosenberg, partner, primarily focuses on mesothelioma and asbestos, medical malpractice, toxic torts, and pharmaceutical litigation. He obtained his Juris Doctor with honors from Villanova University School of Law, where he was an associate editor of the Villanova Law Review. He also is a member of the Order of the Coif. He taught trial practice at Widener School of Law and undergraduates in the criminal justice program at Temple University. He has also lectured to different groups on numerous tort-related topics. Additionally, Howell worked in the District Attorney’s Office where he tried numerous cases, ran an investigating grand jury on charity frauds and served as Chief of the Special Investigations Unit.
Howell is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Supreme Court of the United States, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, a member of the American Association for Justice, and a former board member of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association. Howell previously served on the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania for two three-year terms. In his final year on that Board he served as its chairman. Howell’s experience and achievements allow him to have a high Martindale-Hubbell rating. He has been named a Super Lawyer every year since 2004. Howell is also a lifetime member of the National Registry of Who’s Who.
Howell serves as the President of the Board of Trustees of the Library Company of Philadelphia and as Chairman of the Board of Visitors of Penn State’s Richards Center for the study of the Civil War era.
Laurence H. Brown, partner, has been selected to Super Lawyers each consecutive year since 2005. He is a top-rated mesothelioma attorney and works tirelessly to protect those exposed to dangerous and unlawful levels of asbestos. Larry obtained his Juris Doctor from Villanova University School of Law and is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania. Larry was an assistant district attorney from 1975-1982 serving as Chief of the Office’s Economic Crimes Unit from 1979 on. He was appointed by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania to its disciplinary board in 2003 and served two terms through 2009. He sits on the Board of the Rendell Center for Civics and Civic Engagement, the Board of Visitors for Penn State’s McCourtney Institute for Democracy which he chairs, the Penn State College of Liberal Arts Development Council, the Board of Trustees for Adath Jeshurun Synagogue, and the Board of the Philadelphia Lawyers Club. His unique experiences have given him different perspectives of the law, which better equip him to handle mesothelioma victims.
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