Anthony M. Brichta concentrates his practice on commercial litigation, corporate matters, and liquor law. He has joined our expansive Liquor Law Practice Group and brings his wide-ranging experience to our alcohol manufacturing and distribution clients.
Anthony has handled a broad range of civil litigation matters for private and municipal clients. He has extensive experience in creditors’ rights, municipal litigation, tax assessment and tax claim litigation, appellate practice, insurance defense and coverage, plaintiffs’ litigation, commercial disputes, bankruptcy, and juvenile dependency matters.
Anthony has successfully briefed and argued cases before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, Commonwealth Court, and Superior Court. He obtained a unanimous reversal from the Pennsylvania Supreme Court of a trial court’s grant of nonsuit in a precedent-setting interpretation of a statutory immunity provision, numerous favorable decisions involving tax assessment matters, and the successful defense of confessed judgments for banking clients.
While in law school, Anthony participated in the mock trial and trial practice programs. He was a member of the university’s wrongful convictions clinical program and assistant editor of its national political science journal, Political Communication. Anthony has also volunteered for an income tax clinic relief program in New Orleans and taught the Junior Achievement Program at Brooklyn High School.
A resident and native of the Lehigh Valley, Anthony is co-founder and CEO of a start-up craft distillery in Allentown and Easton. He was selected for inclusion in the 2019, 2020, and 2021 “Rising Stars” lists in Philadelphia Magazine by Super Lawyers®.