Super Lawyers is a Thompson Reuters rating service of outstanding lawyers for more than 70 practice areas. To be rated as a Super Lawyer, attorneys must be nominated by his or her peers. The nominees are then selected by a research team at Thompson Reuters based upon factors such as professional achievement, verdicts and settlements, honors and awards, pro bono and community service efforts, and scholarly lectures and publications. Each year, no more than five percent of the lawyers in Pennsylvania are selected to receive this honor. The Super Lawyers list is published in Philadelphia Magazine and nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazine. Mr. Brahin has been named a Super Lawyer for the fifth year in a row.
Mr. Brahin represents business, real estate and individual clients in litigation matters involving covenants not to compete, trade secret disputes, business divorce, breach of contract and collection matters, commercial and real estate litigation, commercial landlord-tenant matters, wage and hour litigation, evictions, mechanics’ liens, injunctions, and general civil litigation. He also assists clients in transactional matters such as entity formation, shareholders and partnership agreements, leases, finance documents, mergers and acquisitions, business and real estate purchases and divestiture, and contract drafting. His practice also involves litigation and real estate issues arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, including force majeure clauses in contracts and leases, and the defenses of impossibility of performance and frustration of purpose.
Mr. Brahin also has an active mediation and arbitration practice in the areas of commercial litigation, contract disputes, significant personal injury cases, and commercial landlord-tenant matters.