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Joseph L. Messa, Jr. Certified by The American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys as a Medical Malpractice Attorney, Awarded Status of Diplomat
PHILADELPHIA, PA – February 12, 2015
Joseph L. Messa, Jr., founder of Messa & Associates, P.C., has been awarded board certification by The American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys (ABPLA), a national organization founded in 1972 that board certifies leading trial advocates in areas of professional negligence law. It is the only organization in the United States accredited by the American Bar Association to identify and certify legal professionals in the areas of legal and medical malpractice.
Board Certification is reserved for attorneys with superior ability in areas of professional negligence; attorneys deserving of special recognition in their practices areas. Peer-nominated candidates are evaluated based on their experience, education, ethics, examination, and excellence. Those candidates that ABPLA considers qualified are invited to sit for an examination. Passing the exam awards candidates with Board Certification and Diplomat status.
Joseph L. Messa successfully earned himself the distinction of an ABPLA Board Certified Medical Malpractice Attorney. To add to his achievements, Mr. Messa will be sworn in later this year as the President of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association.
In addition to earning multiple seven- and eight-figure verdicts for his clients, Mr. Messa is an AV-rated attorney, listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. He is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, and was named a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by The National Trial Lawyers. Mr. Messa is also an Advocate of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He has been recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer from 2009 to 2014 and was selected to the Top 100 Pennsylvania and Top 100 Philadelphia lists for 2012 and 2013.
About Messa & Associates, P.C.
Messa & Associates, P.C. represents individuals and their families in complex personal injury matters, including catastrophic injury, medical malpractice, product liability, motor vehicle accidents, fires and explosions. Our attorneys serve Pennsylvania clients throughout the state, including in Philadelphia and other surrounding communities in Montgomery County, Chester County, Delaware County, and Bucks County. Messa & Associates are also proud to serve New Jersey clients throughout that state, and also litigate selected cases throughout the country.