11/30/11

Bresnahan Named A Top Washington Lawyer by Washingtonian Magazine

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Pamela BresnahanVorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP is proud to announce that  Pamela A. Bresnahan, a partner in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office, has been named to Washingtonian’s list of best lawyers in the Washington metropolitan area.  Ms. Bresnahan, the chair of the Washington litigation group at Vorys, is recognized as one of the area’s pre-eminent civil-defense attorneys in the “You’ve Been Served” category.

Comprised of attorneys from 30 legal specialties, Washingtonian’s Best Lawyers list represents the top one percent of the area’s 80,000 attorneys, comprising what the magazine deemed “the area’s very best legal talent.”

Ms. Bresnahan serves as trial and appellate counsel in business and commercial litigation matters, with an emphasis on professional liability defense and coverage litigation.  She represents lawyers, financial institutions, broker/dealers, financial professionals, directors and officers, insurers and other professionals.  Ms. Bresnahan serves as coverage and litigation counsel for insurers issuing errors and omissions policies.  She represents businesses and individuals in securities, intellectual property and other corporate litigation.  Ms. Bresnahan also advises law firms and lawyers on management issues and discipline matters.

The National Law Journal has named Ms. Bresnahan one of the 100 Most Influential Lawyers in America and one of the 50 Most Influential Women Lawyers in America.  She is a fellow of The American College of Trial Lawyers, a member of the American Bar Association’s Nominating Committee, a member of the ABA’s Litigation Section Council, and past chair of the ABA’s Standing Committee on Lawyers’ Professional Responsibility.  Ms. Bresnahan is a former member of the D.C. Circuit Committee on Admissions and Discipline and the former D.C. Circuit representative for the ABA Standing Committee on Federal Judiciary.  Ms. Bresnahan is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, Maryland, New York, California and Illinois.