Bernard Williams Named to 2017 Rising Stars List

Company Counsel, LLC, one of the premier business law firms in the Philadelphia area, announced today that for the second consecutive year, Bernard A. Williams, was selected by Super Lawyers to the 2017 Pennsylvania Rising Stars list in recognition of excellence in practice.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. Mr. Williams was selected from peer nominations and evaluations that also included independent research. Each candidate is evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and achievement. Only 2.5 percent of Pennsylvania lawyers receive this distinction, according to the Super Lawyers web site.

“I am honored to receive this recognition,” said Mr. Williams, founder and managing partner. “I couldn’t have achieved it without the outstanding contributions of the Company Counsel team. And, I am deeply grateful to our incredible clients,” he said.

Mr. Williams Rising Stars designation will be listed in the June issue of Pennsylvania & Delaware Super Lawyers Magazine, Philadelphia Magazine, and on

About Company Counsel, LLC

Founded in 2016, Company Counsel specializes in business litigation and company formation. Several team members are previous business owners who understand the complex challenges involved in starting a business and setting up a strong company structure. Company Counsel clients span a range of size and complexity from independent business owners to Fortune 500 companies. The firm has handled suits including antitrust, intellectual property, fraud, and mergers and acquisitions. The firm has also gained a reputation as a highly professional, high integrity, service-oriented legal team.

About Super Lawyers:

Super Lawyers list is part of Thomson Reuters, a multinational mass media firm based in New York City. For a description of the Super Lawyers selection criteria, go to:

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