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MORGAN LEWIS PARTNER ADMITTED TO
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF TRIAL LAWYERS
Philadelphia-October 23, 2001-Marc J. Sonnenfeld, a Litigation partner in the Philadelphia
office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, has become a Fellow of the American College of Trial
Lawyers. The College, which includes members from every segment of the civil and criminal
trial bar of the United States and Canada, was created in 1950 to recognize excellence in trial
In addition to identifying and recognizing outstanding trial lawyers, the purpose of the College is
to improve the standards of trial practice, the administration of justice and the ethics of the
profession. Invitation to membership is extended by the Board of Regents, the governing body of
the College, only after careful examination of the nominee's experience, skill, ability and ethical
standards. Mr. Sonnenfeld was inducted during the Fall Meeting of the College in New Orleans,
LA on Saturday, October 20, 2001. Fellow Morgan Lewis Litigation partners Thomas M.
Kittredge and James D. Pagliaro were also inducted into the College in recent years.
Mr. Sonnenfeld's practice focuses on securities and shareholder litigation and the defense of
related regulatory enforcement proceedings. He was named one of the top ten business litigators
in Philadelphia by The Best Lawyers in America, in the 1997-1998, the 1999-2000 and the 2001-
2002 editions. He also serves on the national board of Trustees of the American Inns of Court.
Mr. Sonnenfeld received his law degree from Harvard Law School in 1971 and served as a law
clerk to the Honorable Joseph S. Lord, III, then Chief Judge of the US District Court for the
Eastern District of Pennsylvania, in 1972.
About Morgan Lewis
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Morgan Lewis has represented Fortune 500 companies, multinational financial services and
investment banking organizations, as well as leaders in the life sciences, technology, energy,
securities and media sectors. More information about Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP can be
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