Posts tagged "Penn State"

Tom Kline on the Sandusky Sex Abuse Case

This past week, personal injury attorney Tom Kline of Kline & Specter in Philadelphia, who has been selected as the top lawyer on the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list since its inception in 2004, announced that he is representing one of the alleged victims in the Jerry Sandusky/Penn State child sex abuse case.

Jeff Anderson on the Sex Abuse Scandal at Penn State

MNSL11.jpegEarlier this year we featured St. Paul attorney Jeff Anderson of Jeff Anderson & Associates, who has been bringing clergy sex abuse suits against the Catholic Church since 1983, on the cover of Minnesota Super Lawyers. Anderson yesterday filed the first civil suit in the Penn State child sex abuse scandal involving assistant coach Jerry Sandusky. He's representing a 29-year-old man who claims he was abused more than 100 times by the coach between 1992 and 1996. Anderson spoke to us this morning about how he became involved in the case, what these cases say about institutions and us, and when he'll be willing to commend Penn State. Here is an excerpt from that discussion.

Shanin Specter in the News

PASL11.jpgIn the 2011 issue of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, we featured personal injury powerhouse Shanin Specter of Kline & Specter in Philadelphia on the cover. His next big case might be representing victims of the child sex abuse scandal at Penn State, according to the Philadelphia Business Journal.