Saxton & Stump attorneys selected to Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists for 2020

by | Jun 24, 2020 | Construction Law, Firm News, Healthcare Litigation and Mitigation, Trucking and Commercial Transportation

Three Saxton & Stump attorneys have been selected to the 2020 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists. The lists, which are updated on an annual, state-by-state basis, recognize attorneys who have distinguished themselves from their peers by offering well-rounded counsel and service in their specified legal practice.

James W. Saxton, CEO of Saxton & Stump, received the honor of 2020 Super Lawyer for his work in Civil Ligation: Defense. He has been named to the list for eight consecutive years and ranks among the 5% of attorneys selected as Super Lawyers.

Jim has sustained an active litigation practice for more than 30 years, representing doctors, hospitals, and other healthcare professionals in state and federal court and administrative proceedings. He lectures frequently and is an invited speaker across the country on healthcare issues, including liability reduction and risk management. Jim presents to nationally prominent healthcare organizations such as American College of Surgeons, the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, the American Urology Association, the American Health Lawyers Association, the American Society for Health Care Risk Management and the Physician Insurers Association of America. In addition, he volunteers in leadership roles and has served as Chairman of the Lancaster YMCA Foundation and President of the YMCA Board of Directors.

Lane E. Brody was selected to the 2020 Rising Stars list for his work in Transportation and has appeared on the list for six consecutive years, beginning in 2014. Lane ranks among the 2.5% of attorneys named Rising Stars. Over the last 15 years, he has focused his practice in the defense of commercial motor vehicles and general liability litigation. In addition, he volunteers in leadership roles and currently serves as Vice President on the Board of Directors for Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association’s (PMTA) South Central Chapter.

Ashley Nichols Weber was selected to the 2020 Rising Stars list for her work in Construction Litigation: Business. Ashley appeared on the list in 2019 as well and also ranks among the 2.5% of attorneys named Rising Stars. In her construction practice, Ashley regularly counsels owners, contractors and subcontractors on claims, lien issues and risk mitigation and attends to litigation arising out of construction matters.

Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Jim, Lane and Ashley were selected using a multiphase process, which includes peer nominations, third-party research and evaluation.

Media Center

Stay In Touch

Stay informed with firm updates, legal news, and industry resources.



280 Granite Run Drive, Suite #300
Lancaster, PA 17601
Phone: (717) 556-1000
Fax: (717) 441-3810



4250 Crums Mill Road, Suite #201
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Phone: (717) 216-5505
Fax: (717) 547-1900



100 Deerfield Lane, Suite #240
Malvern, PA 19355
Phone: (484) 328-8500
Fax: (484) 713-5241



151 Meeting Street, Suite #350
Charleston, SC 29401
Phone: (843) 414-5080
Fax: (843) 580-8303

Send us a message

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This