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Howard D. Scher

Howard D. Scher

Practice areas:

Litigation, Antitrust & Trade Law, Appeals, Contracts & Agreements, Communications & Media

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1971

  1. Communications & Media: 20%
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 20%
  3. Appeals: 20%
  4. Antitrust & Trade Law: 20%
  5. Litigation: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Joshua Upin

    Mr. Scher is a master of his craft. His skill as an attorney/trial lawyer is almost without parallel.

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    Joshua Upin Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact Info

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC

50 South 16th Street
Suite 3200
Philadelphia, PA, 19102

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC

1290 Avenue of the Americas
30th Floor
New York, NY

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 200803/13/2015
PAActive197105/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2007
Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2006
Top 100 AttorneysN/A2006
Top 100 AttorneysN/A2005
Top 100 AttorneysN/A2004
Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2003
Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2002

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American College of Trial LawyersMemberN/A
Temple American Inn of CourtMemberN/A
International Academy of Trial LawyersChairmanN/A
Philadelphia Bar AssociationChairmanN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
UnknownLitigation Attorney Howard Scher Quoted in Legal Intelligencer Article on Philadelphia Bar's Pro Bono Program2009
UnknownLitigation Attorney Howard Scher Quoted in The Pennsylvania Lawyer2007
UnknownAttorney Howard Scher Quoted in Legal Intelligencer Article Noting Firm's Ranking in Summer Associates Survey2006
Unknown63 Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Attorneys Honored Among Best Lawyers in America2006
UnknownLitigation Attorney Howard Scher Quoted in Legal Intelligencer Article Noting Firm's High Rankings in Midlevel Associate Survey2006
UnknownTwenty-One Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Attorneys Selected Among America's Leading Business Lawyers2006
UnknownBuchanan Ingersoll Joins Forces with Klett Rooney: Combined Firm to Be Named Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney2006
UnknownBuchanan Ingersoll Re-Elects VanKirk as CEO, Announces Governance Changes; Firm Selects New Board and Two Strategic Positions2006
The Family Business Policies & Procedures HandbookProtecting Your Company In Talks With a Buyer2006
UnknownBuchanan Ingersoll Attorneys Named in Chambers USA: Leaders in Their Field 20062006
UnknownAddition of Buchanan Ingersoll Shareholder Frank Mayer Noted in Several Publications2006
UnknownBuchanan Ingersoll Continues Growth, Adds High-Profile Shareholder Frank A. Mayer, III, in Philadelphia2006
UnknownBuchanan Ingersoll's 2005 Lateral Hires Noted in The Legal Intelligencer2006
Bench and BarEffective Technology for Commercial Trials: Bring Your Case to Life and Show the Jury Your Prespective2005
UnknownBuchanan Ingersoll Shareholders Howard Scher and Rudolph Garcia's Participation in Conference Panel Noted in The Legal Intelligencer2005
Unknown29 Buchanan Ingersoll Attorneys Honored Among Best Lawyers in America2005
UnknownTwenty-Seven Buchanan Ingersoll Attorneys Selected as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers2005
Federal Bench Bar ConferenceThe E-Trail from the Boardroom to the Courtroom: Electronic Discovery and Evidence2005
UnknownBuchanan Ingersoll Shareholders Named in Chambers USA: Leaders in Their Field 20052005
UnknownThirty-Three Buchanan Ingersoll Attorneys Selected as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers206

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1971
Brandeis UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1967

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
2005 Bench-Bar ConferenceEffective Technology for Commercial Trials: Bring Your Case to Life and Show the Jury Your Prespective2005
Federal Bench Bar ConferenceThe E-Trail from the Boardroom to the Courtroom: Electronic Discovery and Evidence2005
Using Jury Consultants in Complex Antitrust CasesUsing Jury Consultants in Complex Antitrust Cases2004