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Ezra Wohlgelernter

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  • ezra@feldmanshepherd.com
  • P (215) 567-8300
  • F (215) 567-8333
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  • P (215) 567-8300
  • F (215) 567-8333

The Team

Education

Temple University Beasley School of Law, 1981

Admissions

New York, 1997

New Jersey, 1983

U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1983

Pennsylvania, 1982

U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 1982

U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, 1982

For more than 30 years, co-founding partner Ezra Wohlgelernter has maintained a diverse practice portfolio including a successful history of motor vehicle and truck litigation, premises liability claims, medical negligence litigation, and significant personal injury claims. Ezra has represented victims of unsafe working environments, drunk driving and trucking accidents, operating room neglect, and civil rights violations. Ezra’s robust legal experience spans a broad spectrum of areas and allows him to practice in several different industry sectors.

Ezra was selected for inclusion in the 2015 Best Lawyers in America list by U.S. News & World Report, and was recognized by Thomson Reuters as a Top 100 Super Lawyer in Philadelphia in 2014. In addition, he was named as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer for five of the past seven years.

Ezra is the president of The Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association and is the immediate past vice chair of the SeniorLAW Center. Ezra is passionately involved in the Jewish community of Philadelphia, and has served as a trustee of the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia and the Auerbach Central Agency for Jewish Education, as well as president of the Philadelphia Community Kollel (Institute for Advanced Talmudic Research).

Ezra, a Temple University Beasley School of Law graduate, is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, and the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.

Education

Temple University Beasley School of Law, 1981

Admissions

New York, 1997

New Jersey, 1983

U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1983

Pennsylvania, 1982

U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 1982

U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, 1982

Affiliations

Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
President, 2017
Board of Directors, 2001 – Present

SeniorLAW Center
Board of Directors and Vice Chair, 2006 – 2015

Philadelphia Community Kollel
President

The Verdict
Editor, 2005 – Present

Philadelphia Bar Association
Compulsory Arbitration Committee, 1988 – Present
Civil Litigation Committee, 1988 – Present

New York Trial Lawyers Association
Member, 1997 – Present

New York State Bar Association
Member, 1997 – Present

Pennsylvania Bar Association
Member

Philadelphia Bar Association
Member

Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
Member

New Jersey Bar Association
Member

New Jersey Trial Lawyers Association
Member

Awards

Super Lawyers
Thomson Reuters 2005, 2009 – 2016

Best Lawyers
U.S. News and World Report, 2013 – 2016
Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Plaintiffs
Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs
Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiffs
Workers’ Compensation Law – Plaintiffs

President’s Award
Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association , 2010