Philadelphia, PA (PressExposure) November 17, 2011 -- Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel's Gary M. Samms recently was named as one of Suburban Life Magazine's "Reader's Choice Top Attorneys" (November 2011) in the Malpractice Law area. Samms also received this honor in 2010.
Suburban Life publishes the top vote-getters in a reader's poll conducted through their web site, SuburbanLifeMagazine.com. Hundreds of votes were cast for leading attorneys in various areas of practice, from business law and criminal-defense law to personal-injury law and malpractice law.
Samms is a member of Obermayer's Litigation and Healthcare departments as well as the Intellectual Property Group. He has gained acclaim for his trial work, trying over 150 major jury trials and receiving 22 consecutive defense verdicts in high-profile, high-exposure matters. He is experienced in complex civil and commercial litigation, medical malpractice, professional liability, negligence and product liability, healthcare and intellectual property litigation.
Samms is a recognized speaker and lecturer, most frequently speaking on trial tactics, experts and cross-examination. He has also been published in various health care publications on topics varying from Informed Consent to Selecting an Expert. He has also been featured on Fox Business News' "Xpert Forum." He also serves as a Judge Pro Tem for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas and serves as a trained mediator.