Ballard Spahr lawyers Daniel JT McKenna and Gregory L. Seltzer have been named to The Legal Intelligencer’s 2014 list of Lawyers on the Fast Track. They will be profiled in the publication’s September 23 issue and honored at an awards dinner in November.

Mr. McKenna and Mr. Seltzer are among 36 Philadelphia attorneys selected by an impartial eight-person judging panel. The award recognizes outstanding young attorneys who exhibit professional excellence and an outstanding commitment to community service and the development of the legal profession.

Mr. McKenna, a partner in the Litigation Department, advises financial services institutions on lending, collection, arbitration, and litigation compliance issues and defends them in individual and class actions brought by consumers, businesses, and government agencies. He also leads the nationwide implementation of the Wills for Heroes program, which provides free estate planning services to veterans, police, firefighters, and first responders.

Mr. Seltzer, a partner in the Business and Finance Department who also holds an MBA and a CPA, focuses on mergers and acquisitions, securities matters, and intellectual property licensing transactions. He recently led a team of 15 Ballard Spahr attorneys representing the City of Philadelphia in the $1.86 billion sale of Philadelphia Gas Works.

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