May 23, 2014
Hill Wallack LLP Partners Selected To The 2014 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers List
Yardley, PA May 23, 2014 --- Francis J. Sullivan, Timothy J. Duffy and David J. Truelove, from the Yardley, Pa office of Hill Wallack LLP, have been selected to the 2014 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.
Francis J. Sullivan is the Managing Partner of Hill Wallack LLP’s Yardley, Pa., office. He is partner-in-charge of the Business & Commercial and Trusts & Estates practice groups. Mr. Sullivan represents corporate entities and partnerships in a wide variety of business transactions and related litigation. Mr. Sullivan’s clients include family owned businesses and partnerships, as well as businesses in a number of industry sectors, such as financial services organizations and mortgage companies, automobile dealerships, construction and related trades, home heating fuel oil entities, professional firms (medical, legal and accounting), and publishing. He also represents individuals in commercial matters.
Mr. Sullivan is currently a member of the Bucks County Council, Boy Scouts of America Executive Board and is Corporate Secretary and member of the Executive Committee of the United Way of Bucks County. He is also Vice President and member of the Board of Directors of Family Service Association of Bucks County. He is admitted to practice in the State Court of Pennsylvania and was previously selected to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list from 2005-2011.
Timothy J. Duffy is a member of the firm’s Business & Commercial, Real Estate, and Construction Industry practice groups. He serves the regional and business community by handling and resolving the wide range of challenges business owners face each day. He assists commercial landlords in lease negotiations and default work-outs, and in protecting their interests in court. He represents private landowners and developers seeking land development and/or zoning relief before municipal boards and commissions in Bucks and Montgomery Counties. Mr. Duffy also has extensive experience representing financial institutions preparing loan documentation and closing commercial loans, including SBA loans.
Mr. Duffy has served as President and Treasurer of the Bucks County Bar Association and has also been a member of their Board of Directors. Mr. Duffy is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He was previously selected to the 2005 Pennsylvania Rising Stars list and was selected to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list from 2011-2013.
David J. Truelove is a partner and a member of the firm’s Employment & Labor Law practice group. Mr. Truelove’s areas of concentration include municipal labor law, employment matters and complex litigation. He is a recognized labor lawyer, who has successfully represented municipalities, school districts and other public entities throughout Bucks County, Montgomery County and the surrounding region in a wide variety of high-profile collective bargaining matters.
Mr. Truelove is Chair of the Bucks County Bar Association’s Legislative Committee, and is a member of their Lawyer Reaching Lawyer and Federal Court Committees. In 2009, he was honored as “Big Brother of the Year” by the Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Bucks County. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Mr. Truelove has been selected to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list since 2007.
Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, 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. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys.
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About Hill Wallack LLP
Founded in 1978, Hill Wallack LLP is a leading law firm with offices in Yardley, Pennsylvania and Princeton and Morristown, New Jersey. Our regional strength places us in an ideal position in today’s market. With 70 lawyers, our mid-market size allows us to provide sophisticated, high-level service to clients in a cost-efficient, responsive manner.
Our attorneys are called upon to tackle some of the toughest legal and business challenges. The firm represents businesses, nonprofit and government entities, and individuals in litigation, transactional and regulatory issues. The firm also includes those skilled in family law, trusts & estates, tax liability and other areas of individual service. For more information, please visit www.hillwallack.com.