Philadelphia personal injury Lawyer Jim Ronca, a partner at Anapol Weiss, was named Philadelphia Lawyer of the Year in the 2015 edition of Philadelphia’s Best Lawyers.
Philadelphia’s Best Lawyers, a part of The Best Lawyers in America® compiles its list of exemplary attorneys by conducting peer-review surveys in which tens of thousands of the top lawyers confidentially evaluate attorneys in the same geographic location who concentrate on the same practice area. Jim’s recognition as Philadelphia Lawyer of the Year came not from the magazine, but from thousands of personal injury attorneys throughout the region.
A civil trial lawyer with more than 30 years experience, Jim has successfully represented clients in a wide array of cases including car and truck accident lawsuits, pharmaceutical liability and medical device litigation.
Throughout his career as a Philadelphia personal injury attorney, Jim has given more than 350 lectures and seminars and has held various positions in the legal community including past President of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association and former Chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Civil Litigation Section
Jim joins his partners Sol Weiss and Lawrence Cohan who also have received Lawyer of the Year recognition. Cohan was named Philadelphia Lawyer of the Year in the category of Mass Tort and Class Action Litigation in 2013. In 2014 that recognition was bestowed upon Sol Weiss. Weiss and Cohan were both named among the top Philadelphia Mass Tort and Class Action Lawyers in the 2015 edition.
In addition to Best Lawyers, Jim has also been named a Top 100 Pennsylvania Super Lawyer ever year since 2004 and was named one of the Top 10 Lawyers in Pennsylvania in 2012 and 2014.