AMM congratulates our 2018 Super Lawyer and Rising Star attorneys named in the 2018 Super Lawyer listing by Thomson Reuters.
Jessica Pritchard, chair of the firm’s Family Law practice group, was named one of the “Top 50 Women” again this year, and one of Philadelphia’s Top 100 attorneys by the publisher of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers magazine. Ms. Pritchard has been included in the Super Lawyer listing for the past four years.
Elizabeth Fineman, an associate in our Family Law department, was named a 2017 Rising Star by the same publication for the sixth year.
Both Pritchard and Fineman concentrate their practices exclusively in Family Law. 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. To learn more, please visit www.superlawyers.com.
Denise Bowman, a Partner with the law firm of Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP in Doylestown, has joined the Board of Directors of the United Way of Bucks County. Ms. Bowman was added to the board at their Annual Meeting on Friday, May 4th.
United Way of Bucks County is dedicated to improving lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities. To advance the greater good, UWBC focuses on three key issues: access to a quality education, a stable income, and good health – the building blocks of a great life.
Denise Bowman is a partner in the firm’s Business & Commercial Litigation practice groups. A highly experienced and effective negotiator and litigator, Ms. Bowman brings an impressive skill set and strong strategic advocacy to every client engagement. Her focus on business and commercial services has afforded her a comprehensive understanding of the complex forces at play across multiple industry sectors.
Sue Maslow and Jamie Jamison of Antheil Maslow & MacMinn participated in the Bucks County Bar Foundation' s Learning with Lawyers program. The program is tailored to 5th grade elementary students in Bristol Borough School District. The Foundation provided each student with a copy of If You Were There When They Signed the Constitution which was discussed in the classroom.
The Bucks County Bar Foundation is the charitable arm of the Bucks County Bar Association. Its mission is to promote and support programs, organizations, and individuals throughout Bucks County who are engaged in activities designed to foster respect for the rule of law, the advancement of rights, liberties and protections under the law as well as activities which have as a principal purpose the advancement of social justice for the individuals, families and communities of Bucks County.
Denise Bowman & Patricia Collins, Partners of Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP in Doylestown, will be presenters on Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 at the Bucks County Bar Association’s Second Annual Business Law Institute. Ms. Bowman focuses her practice on commercial litigation, and her program will highlight contract litigation disasters and how business attorneys may avoid such pitfalls in contract drafting. Ms. Collins is an employment law attorney; her segment covers employment law issue spotting for business attorneys.
Serving the Philadelphia surrounding communities, Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP is a full-service law firm that offers sophisticated, proactive, timely and cost-effective legal advice. With its broad range of practice areas in Business & Finance, Commercial Litigation, Family Law, Tax & Estates, Real Estate, Employment, and Personal Injury, Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP has the depth of resources and knowledge to satisfy its clients’ evolving needs for legal advice and representation and help them reach their ultimate goals.
Susan Maslow, Vice-Chair of the ABA Business Law Section Working Group to Draft Human Rights Protections in Supply Contracts, participated as Program Chair and one of six panelists in a CLE program at the ABA Business Law Spring Meeting in Orlando, Florida on Friday, April 13, 2018 entitled “Protecting Human Rights in Supply Chains: Moving from Policy to Action.” Speakers included practitioners in private firms, industry representatives from multibillion-dollar international businesses, and academics.
The program focused on the Working Group’s draft of a report with model contract clauses to protect the human rights of workers in international supply chains. The hope is that adopting the suggested text in supply contracts, purchase orders, and delivery documents will be more effective at preventing the kind of abuses that have recurred with horrifying frequency over the last few years, resulting in hundreds of deaths and countless injuries. The CLE program and materials include research and summary of recent and pending litigation in the context of violations of employee human rights, forced labor and child labor, domestically and abroad. The program drew on the knowledge and skill of those who have worked in the area, with perspectives from private practice, in-house lawyers, and law professors. The Working Group has been gathering feedback on the current draft of the report and model clauses and took the opportunity to gather more input from other business practitioners at the CLE program. The Working Group held a session following Friday’s program to discuss and digest the comments, to finalize the report and clauses, and to form a plan of national implementation.
Elizabeth J. Fineman has been named a Partner of the law firm of Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP. According to Managing Partner, Bill MacMinn, “Liz is a an impressive lawyer, her work ethic, skill and professionalism make her well deserving of Partner status with AMM”
Ms. Fineman concentrates her practice on domestic relations matters and handles a variety of issues, including divorce, child support, alimony/spousal support, marital taxation, equitable distribution and child custody matters. She has handled many high-income support cases and complicated divorce matters involving an intricate knowledge of both family law and complex tax and financial issues. Elizabeth Fineman holds an LL.M. in taxation.
Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Denise M. Bowman as a Partner of the firm. Denise will join AMM’s Business & Commercial Litigation practice groups.
A highly effective and experienced negotiator, Ms. Bowman brings an impressive skill set and strong strategic advocacy to every client engagement. Her focus on business and commercial services has afforded her a comprehensive understanding of the complex forces at play across multiple industry sectors. With a particular passion for reaching practical resolutions to complex business disputes, Denise Bowman is dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for her clients.
Ms. Bowman concentrates her practice in the area of commercial litigation, both at the trial court and appellate levels. She represents businesses, individuals and municipalities in civil litigation matters, including fraud and breach of contract actions, suits involving protection of intellectual property, construction matters, negligence and strict liability actions, title insurance and other real property disputes, shareholder disputes, business “divorces,” fraudulent transfer actions, and general business and commercial matters. Ms. Bowman also handles Orphans Court Litigation. Denise is a formally trained mediator.
Joanne Murray, a partner of Antheil Maslow & MacMinn and chair of the firm’s business and finance practice group, will be a panelist at the April 11th Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce panel discussion “Planning for Each Stage of Your Career & Business” sponsored by the Women in Business Committee. The program focuses on establishing, growing, and planning an exit strategy for your business or career. Other speakers include Glenda Childs, The Doylestown Bookshop; Lisa Fry, Core Financial Outsourcing, Inc. Barbara Marte, 2 Be Enterprises, LLC, is moderator. The program runs from 8:30 – 10:00 a.m. at the Chamber headquarters in Bailiwick, Doylestown.
Ms. Murray counsels business owners as they face the financial, legal and operational challenges that are an inevitable part of the life cycle of a business.
The program discussed the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, and the law’s effect on family law practice, including practical tips for tax season.
Fineman is part of the Firm’s Family Law Practice group. She handles all phases of the negotiation and litigation of domestic relations cases, including divorce, child custody and support, alimony/spousal support, equitable distribution, and prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Serving the Philadelphia surrounding communities, Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP is a full-service law firm that offers sophisticated, proactive, timely and cost-effective legal advice. The Firm’s attorneys are both counselors and advocates. As counselors, Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP lawyers educate clients, including high net worth individuals, small to mid-sized, privately-held companies, nonprofits and health care organizations, on the law and possible legal implications of their actions. As advocates, they aggressively represent their clients’ causes. With its broad range of practice areas in Business & Finance, Family Law, Tax & Estates, Real Estate & Land Use, Litigation, Labor & Employment, and Personal Injury, Antheil Maslow & MacMinn, LLP has the depth of resources and knowledge to satisfy its clients’ evolving needs for legal advice and representation and help them reach their ultimate goals.
Antheil Maslow and MacMinn partners William MacMinn and Thomas Donnelly will present a seminar on piercing the corporate veil in Pennsylvania to the civil litigation section of the Bucks County Bar Association on Wednesday February 14, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. at the Bucks County Bar Association. The seminar will focus on recent decisions relating to traditional common law piercing of the corporate veil and individual liability in a corporate setting as well as AMM’s experience with developing case law identifying a shift in fiduciary obligations of corporate officers and directors upon insolvency, voidable transfers and de facto mergers.
Attorneys MacMinn and Donnelly are both Partners in the firm’s litigation practice group, handling all phases of matters concerning business and commercial disputes, fraud, contracts, business torts, employment agreements, breach of fiduciary duty, real estate and insurer bad faith.