PHILADELPHIA AND POTTSVILLE, PA (OCTOBER 9, 2013) – Lester Krasno and Geoffrey Dlin of Krasno, Krasno & Onwudinjo have been named among the Best Lawyers® in America this year in the category of “Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants.” With nine offices across eastern Pennsylvania, Krasno, Krasno & Onwudinjo specializes in workers’ compensation and social security disability.
Lester Krasno, senior partner and CEO of Krasno, Krasno & Onwudinjo, has been a trial lawyer since graduating from Villanova Law School in 1969. He has litigated thousands of workers’ compensation cases, taking on some of the most challenging cases, including complex injuries dealing with lung and heart disease. Many of these cases are now landmark decisions. He has served as counsel for the PA Senate Committee on Law and Justice and also on the committee on youth and aging. Mr. Krasno leads the firm’s office in Pottsville, Pa.
A partner in the Philadelphia office, the Honorable Geoffrey Dlin served for 15 years as a worker’s compensation judge before joining KK&O. He is a member of the first group of Pennsylvania lawyers certified by the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Law Section as specialists in the practice of workers’ compensation law. Mr. Dlin is the only lawyer in the Commonwealth with the distinction of being a former or current workers’ compensation judge and a certified specialist.
“It is gratifying to be recognized for the work we do on behalf of injured workers,” said Mr. Krasno. “The most important role we play is to serve the best interests of our clients.”
“Every day our top priority is to represent our clients with the utmost care and diligence,” said Mr. Dlin. “This honor is simply a reflection of the hard work everyone here at Krasno, Krasno & Onwudinjo puts in on behalf of our clients.”
“Both of these gentlemen are indicative of the high standards we hold ourselves to,” said Jason Krasno, managing partner of Krasno, Krasno & Onwudinjo. “Our clients deserve the best, and that is what we deliver.”
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ABOUT KRASNO, KRASNO & ONWUDINJO
Krasno, Krasno & Onwudinjo is the only workers’ compensation and social security disability law firm in Pennsylvania with three generations of workers’ compensation attorneys dedicated to protecting the rights of injured workers and disabled adults and children. Founded in 1936 by the Honorable Isadore Krasno, the law firm has 18 attorneys on staff at nine office locations including Philadelphia, Pottsville, Allentown, Reading, Harrisburg, Bloomsburg, Lancaster, and Williamsport. For more information, please visit www.krasnolaw.com.