|Plakins & Associates Joins Kiernan Trebach|
Kiernan Trebach is pleased to announce that Plakins & Associates, P.C. of Doylestown, Pennsylvania has merged its practice into Kiernan Trebach LLP effective July 1, 2014. The Plakins firm and all attorneys have joined Kiernan Trebach's center city Philadelphia office location. The Plakins firm, led by Naomi A. Plakins who joins Kiernan Trebach as a Partner, was established in 1987 and has focused its practice in the areas of medical-malpractice defense, nursing home defense, general liability, workers' compensation, and appellate practice.
As first chair, Naomi Plakins has tried to verdict high-exposure cases involving cancer diagnosis, catastrophic birth injuries, open-heart surgery, minimally invasive surgery, orthopedic surgery, general surgery, catastrophic neurologic injury, pediatric ophthalmology, and sudden cardiac death, to name a few. She has tried approximately 100 major cases to verdict in Philadelphia and the surrounding counties, and has been awarded Martindale-Hubbell’s AV-Preeminent rating in legal ability and ethics for over a decade. She has been named a Pennsylvania SuperLawyer since 2006.