Bernerd A. Buzgon of Buzgon Davis Law Offices has been named to Philadelphia Magazine’s “Pennsylvania Super Lawyers 2014, The Ultimate Guide to the Best Attorneys in Pennsylvania”. This is Mr. Buzgon’s tenth year as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer as he was previously listed in the 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.
Mr. Buzgon was selected in the category of plaintiff’s personal injury work which involves representing people who have been injured in auto and other types of accidents. Mr. Buzgon has been engaged in representing people who have been injured for more than 50 years.
Pennsylvania “Super Lawyers” are determined through a comprehensive process.
The selection process involves three basic steps: creation of the candidate pool; evaluation of candidates by the research department; and peer evaluation by practice area.
Only the top 5% of lawyers in Pennsylvania are awarded Super Lawyer status.
Mr. Buzgon graduated from Lebanon Valley College in 1959 and received his law degree from The Dickinson School of Law in 1962. He is admitted to practice before all PA Courts, the U.S. District Court, Middle and Eastern Districts of Pennsylvania, the U.S. Court of Appeals, the U.S. Tax Court and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Mr. Buzgon is a member of The Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Membership in this organization is limited to Attorneys who have demonstrated exceptional skill, experience and excellence in advocacy by achieving a trial verdict, award or settlement, in the amount of $1,000,000.00 or more with Mr. Buzgon has accomplished on numerous occasions.
He is a member of the American Association for Justice (formerly American Trial Lawyers Association) and, in the past, served as Assistant Secretary and a member of the Board of Governors of that organization which advocates on behalf of people injured in accidents. Additionally, he is currently Vice President of the Central Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association which also advocates on behalf of people injured in accidents. He also is a member and past President of the Lebanon County Bar Association. Mr. Buzgon has lectured frequently for the PA Bar Institute and the PA Association for Justice.
He is a past President of the Board of Directors of the Lebanon, PA Division of the American Heart Association and is an active committee member for the Lebanon Valley Chamber of Commerce, having served as Chairman in 1998. He, likewise, is also an active member on numerous committees at Lebanon Valley College. He presently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for United Way. Mr. Buzgon serves on Athletic Hall of Fame Committees for the Central Chapter PA Hall of Fame, Lebanon Valley College and Lebanon High School. He is a member of the Board of Directors for the Mount Gretna Theatre.
Mr. Buzgon received the 2007 CLA Business Person of the Year Award and the 2007 Lebanon Valley Chamber Ambassador of the Year Award.
Mr. Buzgon concentrates his practice in the areas of personal injury, family law, and estate planning and settlement of estates.