Leading attorney’s from the across the globe contribute to the selection process.
Partners Arthur Schechter and Matthew Shaffer of Schechter, Shaffer & Harris, L.L.P., Accident & Injury Lawyers were included in the 23th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© 2017. Schechter was recognized in the field of Personal Injury Litigation– Plaintiffs, Shaffer was recognized in the field of Admiralty and Maritime Law.
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We’d like to congratulate Mr. Schechter and Mr. Shaffer for this outstanding achievement!