Ansa Assuncao is pleased to announce that Michael Bonner, an attorney in the firm’s Philadelphia, Pennsylvania office, has been named to the 2017 Irish Legal 100’s Rising Stars, a listing of distinguished legal professionals of Irish descent from across the United States. Founded in 2008 by the New York-based newspaper, The Irish Voice, the Irish Legal 100 annually honors the nation’s most accomplished Irish-American legal professionals, including attorneys, members of the judiciary and legal scholars. The Rising Stars recipients were selected based on recommendations from Irish Legal 100 honorees and law schools, as well as research conducted by The Irish Voice. Mr. Bonner and other Rising Stars honorees will be featured in a special edition of The Irish Voice newspaper and will be recognized at a reception on September 21 at the Pyramid Club in Philadelphia.
Michael Bonner maintains a national litigation practice, focusing on commercial and complex tort matters on behalf of corporate clients. Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Bonner completed a two-year federal clerkship with United States District Court Judge Robert F. Kelly in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Mr. Bonner is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and multiple federal courts.