John B. Whalen, Jr., J.D., LL.M. is an AV Peer Review Rated Preeminent 5.0 (Attorney and Counselor at Law, is Avvo Rated 10.0 Superb (obtaining over 55 client reviews and peer endorsements). He is a recipient of the Legum Magister Post-Doctorate Degree (LL.M.) in Taxation (from the Villanova University School of Law), a recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award in Wills, Trusts, and Estates, from the Widener University School of Law), and a recipient of the ABA-BNA Law Award for Academic Excellence (from the Widener University School of Law). Mr. Whalen has also been named as an “Awesome Attorney” in the field of Estate Planning Law for 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, and 2010 (by the Suburban Life Magazine of the Philadelphia suburbs), as well as a “Top Attorney” for 2012 (by the Main Line Today Magazine of the Philadelphia suburbs).