PHILADELPHIA, PA—Trial lawyers Andy Stern and Elizabeth Crawford announced the launch of their new law firm Stern & Crawford, P.C. Stern will serve as founding partner/ CEO at the new firm and Crawford as managing partner. The firm will represent severely injured clients in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and other jurisdictions and is setting up their new office in center city Philadelphia.
Stern maintains the records for the largest medical malpractice verdict in Pennsylvania of $100 million, and for one of the largest verdicts outside of Philadelphia County when he obtained a $38.2 million jury verdict in Delaware County, PA.
Having worked together for over seven years at Kline & Specter, the Stern and Crawford team will continue to offer their hard-working expertise across a wide spectrum of catastrophic injury litigation which includes medical malpractice, aviation, construction-related accidents, FELA, civil rights, and product-related liability. Stern and Crawford will be joined by several members of their legal team, including their senior associate, Michelle Paznokas, Esquire, whom has been a part of their team for almost 5 years and newly admitted attorney, Jillian Casarella, Esquire – both graduates of the Drexel Kline School of Law.