LOS ANGELES, CA – January 22, 2020 – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce that attorneys Robert A. Schroeder and Philip A. Toomey were named 2020 Southern California Super Lawyers by Southern California Super Lawyers Magazine.
Attorneys selected as Super Lawyers are among the top five percent of Southern California’s licensed attorneys. Southern California Super Lawyers Magazine recognizes outstanding attorneys in more than 70 areas of practice using a rigorous, multiphase selection process that considers 12 separate indicators of peer recognition, professional achievement and high ethical standards.
Robert Schroeder is Counsel at Leech Tishman and a member of the Intellectual Property Practice Group. Bob is based in Leech Tishman’s Pasadena office and focuses his practice on patents and patent litigation. Bob has been a patent litigator for more than 30 years. He has been lead counsel in patent cases, as well as trade secret, trademark, copyright, unfair competition and trade dress cases, and has handled IP arbitrations before domestic and international tribunals.
Philip A. Toomey is a Partner at Leech Tishman and Chair of the firm’s national Employment Practice Group. Based in Leech Tishman’s LAX office, Phil is also a member of the Corporate, Litigation and Real Estate Practice Groups. Phil serves as the trusted outside general counsel for international, privately held, and small to mid-market companies in the aerospace, transportation, manufacturing, food production, office and retail services industries, among others. Phil has more than 38 years of successful business and courtroom experience in helping business owners and organizations sustain and build their enterprises.
“Bob and Phil are both well-regarded in their respective fields of intellectual property and employment & labor,” stated Pete A. Fuscaldo, managing partner of Leech Tishman. “They continue to be an instrumental part of our growing legal operations in California and we are pleased to see them once again recognized by Southern California Super Lawyers Magazine.”
ABOUT SUPER LAWYERS
Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Super Lawyers selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process. Peer nominations and evaluations are combined with independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Selections are made on an annual, state-by-state basis. The objective is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource for attorneys and consumers searching for legal counsel.
ABOUT LEECH TISHMAN
Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in alternative dispute resolution, aviation & aerospace, bankruptcy & creditors’ rights, construction, corporate, employee benefits, employment, energy, environmental, estates & trusts, family law, government relations, immigration, insurance coverage & corporate risk mitigation, intellectual property, internal investigations, international legal matters, litigation, real estate, and taxation. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Sarasota, FL and Wilmington, DE. For more information call 412.261.1600 or visit us at www.leechtishman.com.