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Abbe F. Fletman

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Abbe Fletman

    Resume

    License
    StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
    PAJudge198805/31/2015

    Professional Misconduct

    We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
    Awards
    Award NameGrantorDate Granted
    Best Lawyers in America in the area of Intellectual PropertyBest Lawyers in America2013
    Up and Coming Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year finalistChambers & Partners USA Guide - Women in Law2012
    Woman of DistinctionPhiladelphia Business Journal2007
    Rated AV® Preeminent™Martindale-HubbellN/A
    Top 50 Female Attorneys, 2009 - 2012Thomson Reuters, Pennsylvania Super LawyersN/A
    Named to the "Legal Elite" list, 2010 - 2011SmartCEO MagazineN/A
    Named to Litigation Counsel of AmericanTrial Lawyer Honorary SocietyN/A

    Work Experience
    TitleCompany NameDuration
    ShareholderFlaster Greenberg, PC2012 - 2012
    PartnerWolf Block1998 - 2006
    PartnerKlehr, Harrison, Harvey, Branzburg & Ellers1996 - 1998
    AssociateKlehr, Harrison, Harvey, Branzburg & Ellers1993 - 1995
    Summer AssociatePepper Hamilton & Sheetz1988 - 1993

    Associations
    Association NamePosition NameDuration
    Philadelphia Bar AssociationChair, Federal Courts Committee2005 - 2005
    Women's Law ProjectChair, Board of Directors2002 - 2006
    American Bar Association, Litigation SectionMember at Large, CouncilN/A
    American Bar Association, Litigation SectionRegional Co-Chair, Judicial Intern Opportunity Program CommitteeN/A
    American Bar Association, Litigation SectionMember, National Institutes and Regional Meetings CommitteeN/A

    Legal Cases
    Case NameOutcome
    Foltz, et al.v. Delaware State UniversityN/A
    Kerrigan, et al. v. City of Philadelphia, et al.The Court approved a settlement that requires the USDOJ and an independent expert appointed by the Court to survey all Philadelphia polling places to determine if they are accessible under guidelines established by the Americans with Disabilities Act.
    Primepoint, L.L.C. v. Primepay, Inc.After a bench trial, the Court held that most of the "Lapp factors" weighed in favor of Primepoint.

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    Publications
    Publication NameTitleDate
    Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts, Third EditionGovernment Entity Litigation2012
    American Bar AssociationThe Woman Advocate, 2nd Ed.2010

    Education
    School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
    Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawN/AL.L.M.1998
    University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolN/AJ.D., cum laude1988
    University of ChicagoN/AAmerican History1980

    Speaking Engagements
    Conference NameTitleDate
    American Bar Association Annual MeetingLeave My Child Alone or I’ll. . . What? Using the Law to Stand Up to Bullies2012
    Penn Law Womens Association Annual DinnerA Charmed Life, Keynote Speaker2011
    Considering Running for Office in Pennsylvania?Seminar on Legal Issues for Candidates and Campaign Staff2011
    Considering Running for Office in Pennsylvania?Seminar on Legal Issues for Candidates and Campaign Staff2010