Attorney Robert T. Szostak, Esquire Was Elected to Serve as a Co-Chair of the Civil Litigation Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association

For Immediate Release – January 11, 2010

Contact: Suzanne B. Cressman
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Robert T. Szostak, Esquire has been elected to serve as a Co-Chair of the State Civil Litigation Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association. This position is for a one-year term beginning on January 1, 2010. The Section includes the Rules and Procedure, Medical-Legal and Compulsory Arbitration Committees.

Mr. Szostak is a member of the law firm of Rubin, Glickman, Steinberg and Gifford He practices in the area of complex civil litigation. For 25 years, he has represented victims of catastrophic injury and death. Mr. Szostak handles medical negligence, insurance bad faith, fraud, defamation, products liability, and other major personal injury cases involving motor vehicles, amusement parks, construction accidents, and premises liability. He has a remarkable track record which has distinguished him as one of Pennsylvania’s Super Lawyers. Mr. Szostak received his B.A. from Brown University and his law degree from the Widener University School of Law where he wrote for its Law Review. He was law clerk to Pennsylvania Superior Court President Judge Emeritus Stephen J. McEwen, Jr. Mr. Szostak is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and in the District Courts for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and the District of New Jersey. He is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court. He often serves as faculty for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute and trial attorney associations in his practice areas.

Mr. Szostak is an active member of the Montgomery Bar Association and the Philadelphia Bar Association where he was Chairman of the Rules and Procedures Committee and Medical-Legal

Committee for several years. He also has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell distinguishing his performance in the profession as preeminent. He has been a featured lecturer at medical oriented seminars, speaking on subjects such as hospital corporate liability, medical professional liability, and medical malpractice reforms.

Rubin, Glickman, Steinberg and Gifford is a general practice law firm that has been serving the community for more than 65 years. It was named Best Law Firm in The Reporter‘s 2005 through 2009 Readers’ Choice Awards. Each member is dedicated to professional, personal representation in various areas of the law, including personal injury, business and corporate law, wills and estate planning, divorce, and criminal law representation. Rubin, Glickman, Steinberg and Gifford has held the prestigious Martindale-Hubbell AV rating since 1992.