Super Lawyers, a subsidiary of Thomas Reuters, chooses leading attorneys in each state through a rigorous selection process, which includes peer evaluations and nominations combined with independent research. Each year, no more than five percent of lawyers in each state receive the Super Lawyers honor, and no more than 2.5 percent of lawyers statewide are recognized as Rising Stars.
“It is an honor to be recognized by an established organization,” said Stephen Dunne. ”I am proud of the work we do for consumers and pledge to continue to provide clients sound, practical legal advice and counsel.”
Dunne Law Offices, P.C. is widely recognized as a boutique consumer bankruptcy law firm providing customized solutions to complex financial problems.
Stephen M. Dunne is a seasoned bankruptcy attorney and consumer litigator. Stephen is admitted to practice in the State and Federal courts of Pennsylvania, and in numerous other courts including the Third Circuit Court of Appeals and the Federal Circuit Court of Appeal for Veterans Claims.
As an Army Veteran and tireless advocate of Veteran’s rights, Stephen volunteers a considerable amount of his time with the Veteran’s Consortium Pro Bono Program. The Consortium represents the American Legion, the Disabled American Veterans, the National Veterans Legal Services Program, and the Paralyzed Veterans of America. Dunne’s landmark victory in 2015 against the United States Government for denying benefits to a wounded US Soldier will be published in the 2015 Annual Report. This five (5) year appellate victory consisted of two rounds in the US Court of Appeals.
Dunne returns for a fourth consecutive year as an Pennsylvania Rising Star in the area of consumer bankruptcy. Dunne is highly regarded throughout the legal community for his continuing efforts in helping consumers solve their financial issues. He frequently appears in local and national media discussing consumer rights issues. Mr. Dunne has appeared on Fox News, written articles for the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News and the Nation. He has also appeared in an international documentary funded by the Department of State comparatively analyzing the Serbian and the United States bankruptcy laws in order to determine which of the two insolvency legal systems is more or less superior.
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. 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. In addition to the Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists, Super Lawyers Magazines also feature editorial profiles of attorneys who embody excellence in their practice of law. For more information about Super Lawyers, go to www.SuperLawyers.com.