Attorney Jason Lichtenstein, partner at Edgar Snyder & Associates, has been elected to membership in the Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County. Admission into the Academy is by invitation only, requiring a nomination by a current member. Only a limited number of open positions are available each year.
Attorney Lichtenstein was selected to the 2014 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list, an honor awarded to only five percent of attorneys in the state, and was also voted for selection in the Top 50 Attorneys in Pittsburgh. He is included in the 2013 and 2014 editions of The Best Lawyers in America and has an AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest possible rating based on legal ability and general ethical standards. Additionally, Attorney Lichtenstein is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
In addition to Attorney Lichtenstein, other Academy members from Edgar Snyder & Associates include Attorneys Todd Berkey, Cynthia Danel, Gerald Hutton, Kenneth Nolan, Richard Rosenthal, and Michael Rosenzweig.
The Academy was founded in 1959 as an organization of trial lawyers to assist in the fair and efficient administration of justice. The membership, limited to 250 attorneys, is comprised of both plaintiffs' attorneys and defense attorneys.