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                         Rhonda Hill Wilson Honored with
            American Association for Justice Distinguished Service Award

PHILADELPHIA (August 2008) – The American Association for Justice (AAJ) gathered in Philadelphia,
PA, the birthplace of America, last month to recognize extraordinary contributions to the civil justice
system. The five-day convention culminated with an awards ceremony to honor individuals who have
worked to protect the constitutional right of all Americans to a trial by jury. Philadelphia Nursing Home
Negligence attorney, Rhonda Hill Wilson, received the Distinguished Service Award.

Mary Alice McLarty, President at The McLarty Firm, P.C. in Dallas, TX; Don Beskind, Partner at Twiggs,
Beskind, Strickland & Rabenau, P.A. in Raleigh, NC; and Larry Tawwater of The Tawwater Law Firm,
P.L.L.C. in Oklahoma, OK were also honored.

According to the 2007-2008 AAJ President, Kathleen Flynn Peterson, “Rhonda and the other
distinguished attorneys were honored for their public education and political outreach efforts for the 2007
– 2008 year. These individuals give of their time and talents to make a difference and promote fairness,
diversity and justice publically.”

Hill Wilson is dedicated to the AAJ and its mission to promote a fair and effective justice system and to
support the work of attorneys in their efforts to ensure that any person who is injured by the misconduct or
negligence of others can obtain justice in America’s courtrooms. She recently served as an educator for
four different 2008 Annual Convention programs. She addressed topics on navigating the ranks of
leadership and applying focus group research to voir dire. Earlier this summer, she served as a faculty
member and speaker for the AAJ’s Trial Advocacy College educational program “Litigation Nursing Home
Cases” held in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Hill Wilson is also a member of the organization’s Executive and
Membership Oversight Committees and the National Finance, Justice List, Law Schools, and
Organization Review Committees.

“I am thankful to have been honored by my colleagues at the American Association for Justice,” said
Rhonda Hill Wilson. “The organization works tirelessly to provide the legal and general community with
education and support programs that make a difference. I’m proud to be a part of it.”

Hill Wilson is an award-winning attorney who has been practicing law for nearly three decades in
Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She concentrates her practice in nursing home negligence, while also
handling medical malpractice, catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, motor vehicle accident and
premises liability matters. She brings a high level of integrity and compassion to her clients. Hill Wilson
also serves on The Salvation Army of Greater Philadelphia’s Advisory Board and as Chair for the
Philadelphia Area “A Mind Is” Annual Giving Society to support the United Negro College Fund. She
resides in Bryn Mawr, Pa.

About the American Association for Justice (AAJ)
As the world's largest trial bar, AAJ promotes justice and fairness for injured persons, defends the
constitutional right to trial by jury, and strengthens the civil justice system through education and
disclosure of information critical to public health and safety. Serving members worldwide, AAJ provides
attorneys with the information and professional assistance they need to serve clients successfully and
protect the democratic values of the civil justice system. Visit http://www.justice.org.

About the Law Offices of Rhonda Hill Wilson
The Law Offices of Rhonda Hill Wilson, P.C., headquartered in Philadelphia, handles civil litigation of
personal injury claims such as nursing-home abuse and negligence, brain injuries, medical malpractice,
wrongful death, work injuries and motor-vehicle and pedestrian accidents. One of the firm’s most recent
successes includes a multi-million-dollar settlement for a woman who was left in a vegetative state
following a Caesarean section. Hill Wilson has been named the Pennsylvania Ambassador for the United
Negro College Fund (UNCF) “A Mind Is” Annual Giving Society and has been named one of the Top
Black Lawyers in the Tri- State Area by The Network Journal. She has also received the Presidential
Award from the National Bar Association, is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and has
been listed in Who’s Who in American Law. To learn more about the firm, visit www.rhwilson.com.

				
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