PRESS RELEASE – JUNE 2020
The law firm of O’Donnell, Weiss & Mattei, P.C. (OWM Law), 41 E. High Street, Pottstown, PA, and 347 Bridge Street, Phoenixville, PA, is very proud to announce that, for the fourth year in a row, Rebecca A. Hobbs has been named a ‘Pennsylvania Rising Star’ in the field of elder law by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Magazine and SuperLawyers.com. Additionally, for the second time, Melissa A. Iacobucci has been named as a ‘Pennsylvania Rising Star’ in the field of family law. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor. Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of lawyers from more than seventy (70) practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area. The result is a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of exceptional attorneys. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country. For more information about Super Lawyers, visit SuperLawyers.com.
Attorney Hobbs is a Certified Elder Law Attorney (*Certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation as authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court) and joined OWM’s Elder Law
Department in October, 2013. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from Eastern University in 2006 and her law degree from Regent University School of Law in 2009. She is licensed to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Attorney Hobbs concentrates her practice in special needs planning, elder law, estate planning, estate and trust administration, and Veteran’s benefits. Attorney Hobbs is a Co-Chair of the Elder Law Committee of the Montgomery Bar Association and is also the National Director of ElderLawAnswers. Ms. Hobbs works out of our Phoenixville office located at 347 Bridge Street, Phoenixville, however, as with all of our attorneys, Rebecca is available to see clients in both offices as needed.
Attorney Iacobucci joined OWM in June of 2017. She is a graduate of Williams College, where she earned her B.A. in English and Political Science. She received her Juris Doctor degree from Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law in 2011. Attorney Iacobucci focuses her practice on Family Law, including divorce, custody and support. Attorney Iacobucci is also a member of the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Bars, and is admitted to practice in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Ms. Iacobucci currently holds a post on the Board of Directors of the Montgomery Bar Association. Attorney Iacobucci is based in our Phoenixville Office at 347 Bridge Street, however she sees clients in both Phoenixville and Pottstown as needed.