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Abbe F. Fletman

Abbe F. Fletman Judge

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAJudge198808/03/2015

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