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Jeffrey L. Pettit - Partner

JEFFREY L. PETTIT is a graduate of the Yale University and the Villanova University School of Law where he was the Managing Editor of the Law Review. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, the United States Supreme Court, the United States Tax Court and the Federal District and Appellate Courts in Pennsylvania. Mr. Pettit holds an AV Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating of professional excellence.

In his over 34 years of practicing law, Mr. Pettit has represented clients in a wide range of litigation matters including commercial, tort, employment, product liability, wage and hour, and civil rights cases. He has argued cases before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, Commonwealth Court and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. In addition, Mr. Pettit has counseled clients on employment-related issues and various business problems. Mr. Pettit's expertise has resulted in invitations to speak before the Pennsylvania Community Providers Association and the American College of Medical Physicists. He presently concentrates his practice on defending clients in employment-related litigation, including wrongful hiring and termination, discrimination, ERISA, Family and Medical Leave Act, in commercial disputes and in product liability cases such as asbestos and chemical exposures.

Since 1992, Mr. Pettit has served as School Board Director for the Rose Tree-Media School District. He also is actively supports local youth organizations by being a member of the Boards of Directors of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Youth Lacrosse Association, Media Youth Center, Rose Tree-Media Optimist Club and Healthy Communities Initiative.