Canton, Pennsylvania Personal Injury Lawyers

William Kovalcik
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Frackville, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 35 years experience
(800) 518-4529 608 W Oak St
PO Box #201
Frackville, PA 17931
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Nursing Home and Products Liability
Notre Dame Law School
Abbie Trone
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Harrisburg, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 7 years experience
(888) 476-0807 209 State Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Personal Injury
Widener University
Attorney Abbie Trone is originally from Adams County, Pennsylvania. She ascribes her work ethic to her parents, whose own hard work influenced her to dedicate herself fully to her career and clients. She is a 2009 graduate of Elizabethtown College with a degree in history and political science. In 2013, she earned her J.D. from Widener University, Harrisburg Campus. While in law school, Ms. Trone interned at the Widener Civil Law Clinic. She was awarded the Best Clinical Advocacy Award for her hard work and dedication to the Clinic’s clients. Ms. Trone focuses her practice in the areas of motor...
Valeen D. Hykes
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Frackville, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 11 years experience
(800) 518-4529 608 W Oak St
PO Box #201
Frackville, PA 17931
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Products Liability and Social Security Disability
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Joseph Hanyon
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Pocono Summit, PA Personal Injury Attorney
(570) 839-8050 2642 Rt. 940
Pocono Summit, PA 18346
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Real Estate and Workers' Comp
Temple University and New York Law School
Pennsylvania lawyer Joseph Hanyon has 20 years' experience in vehicle accident and personal injury litigation, including all aspects of first party insurance claims, wage and medical benefits, third party claims, under-insured and uninsured motorist's claims and bad faith claims. His experience also includes land use issues, home owner's insurance claims, and construction, general and commercial litigation. Attorney Hanyon has experience in all types of general and commercial litigation, representation of individual purchasers and large builders in the Pocono Mountains, litigation of estates, property damage, breach of contract, bad faith of insurance companies commercial land use, etc. In the area of real estate...
Michael H. Roth
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 45 years experience
(888) 536-2426 116 N Washington Ave
#400
Scranton, PA 18503
Personal Injury, Insurance Claims and Medical Malpractice
Villanova University School of Law
Terrence Dempsey
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 29 years experience
(888) 536-2426 116 N Washington Ave
#400
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
Dickinson School of Law
Thomas R. Daniels
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Tunkhannock, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 38 years experience
(888) 536-2426 Tunkhannock Office
34 E Tioga St
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Personal Injury, Business and Real Estate
University of Miami School of Law
Attorney Thomas R. Daniels is a graduate of St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and a cum laude graduate of the University of Miami School of Law, Miami, Florida. He originally joined Lenahan & Dempsey in 1991. He has recently returned to Lenahan & Dempsey having served five years as in-house counsel for a national commercial lending and finance company out of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Mr. Daniels is now of counsel to the Firm and will be managing the Tunkhannock Office in Wyoming County.

An attorney with Lenahan & Dempsey for over 15 years, Mr. Daniels devotes his time to a broad range...
Hilary Peery Vesell
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Hershey, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 16 years experience
(717) 533-4868 310 West Chocolate Ave.
Hershey, PA 17033
Personal Injury, Domestic Violence, Family and Insurance Claims
University of Miami School of Law
Hilary Vesell is a trial attorney, concentrating in family law and personal injury cases. Hilary has BA in psychology and MA in clinical psychology both from Columbia University. Her JD is from the University of Miami, School of Law.

Hilary represents clients in all family law issues including child custody, protection from abuse orders (PFAs), support, divorce, and property division. She also maintains a general practice, focusing on civil litigation including personal injury, property damage, and bad faith insurance cases. Hilary offers free initial consultations in personal injury cases, meeting with people who have suffered any form of injustice. ...
Julian G. Allatt
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State College, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 12 years experience
(814) 343-9860 1317 North Atherton Street
State College, PA 16803
Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Criminal and DUI
Suffolk University Law School
Julian Allatt is a dedicated criminal defense attorney and partner at Rehmeyer & Allatt, a law firm in State College, PA. He is experienced in representing clients charged with minor summary offenses, DUI and minor drug possession cases, to violent felonies including armed robbery, burglary, aggravated assault, attempted murder and related offenses. Additionally, Julian has extensive experience representing clients charged with the possession and distribution of controlled substances in prosecutions commenced by county district attorney’s offices as well as the Attorney General of Pennsylvania. He is a highly experienced and respected courtroom advocate who prides himself in his ability...
Charles E. Schmidt,  Jr.
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Harrisburg, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 46 years experience
(888) 476-0807 209 State Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Social Security Disability
Dickinson College
A life-long resident of Harrisburg, Attorney Charles E. Schmidt, Jr. graduated from Bishop McDevitt High School in 1965, the University of Notre Dame in 1969, and Dickinson School of Law in 1974. Between college and law school, he served in the U.S. Army. He was admitted to the Pennsylvania Bar in 1974 and the Federal Bar in 1979. Mr. Schmidt is a former panel chairman of the Pennsylvania State Supreme Court Disciplinary Committee and a former Special Master in Dauphin County (a lawyer who is appointed to act as a judge, taking sworn testimony in divorce cases and rendering...
Terry Hyman
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Harrisburg, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 38 years experience
(888) 476-0807 209 State Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Medical Malpractice
Dickinson College
I've been a proud partner at Schmidt Kramer, P.C. since April 2004. I specialize in medical malpractice, defective products, automobile accidents, slip and falls, and on-the-job accidents, including verdicts larger than $1 million. I'm also one of the few lawyers in Central Pennsylvania certified as a Civil Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
George E. Mehalchick
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 32 years experience
(888) 536-2426 116 N Washington Ave
#400
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Family, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
Vermont Law School
Barry C. Shabbick
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Palmerton, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 39 years experience
(610) 826-3122 533 Delaware Ave
Palmerton, PA 18071
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Family, Medical Malpractice and Workers' Comp
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
I have dedicated my practice to helping clients in the areas of workers' compensation, personal injury, family law and divorce, social security disability, and general civil litigation. As the son of a coal miner from a small town, I understand the unique challenges facing many blue collar working families. I have extensive litigation experience, including argument before the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court. I have handled hundreds of workers' compensation cases to a favorable outcome, including successfully arguing employee status of a truck driver fatally injured on the job. I have successfully handled hundreds of simple and complex...
Michael A. Dempsey
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 10 years experience
(888) 536-2426 116 N Washington Ave
#400
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Workers' Comp
Widener University Commonwealth Law School
Attorney Michael A. Dempsey's work on behalf of injured clients is quickly becoming recognized for excellence across the United States. Attorney Dempsey has been honored by The National Academy of Personal Injury Lawyers. He has also been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer as published in Philadelphia Magazine.

Attorney Michael A. Dempsey is an aggressive litigator whose professional practice interests lie across all areas of Personal Injury Law, including litigation and alternative dispute resolution, as well as Workers Compensation Law. Attorney Dempsey is also a member of the Firm's School Law Department where he protects the rights of Special Education students as...
David A. Miller
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Frackville, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 18 years experience
(800) 518-4529 608 W Oak St
PO Box #201
Frackville, PA 17931
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Nursing Home and Products Liability
Villanova University School of Law
Jonathan Comitz
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Wilkes-Barre, PA Personal Injury Attorney
(855) 589-9458 46 Public Square
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Business, Family and Medical Malpractice
Widener University
Born and raised in northeastern Pennsylvania, I grew up in the Heights section of Wilkes-Barre, am a graduate of G.A.R. Memorial High School, and received my B.A. from Juniata College in Huntingdon and my J.D. from Widener University School of Law in Harrisburg. After finishing law school, it was important to me to return to the Wilkes-Barre area to begin my career as an attorney. As you can see, family is extremely important to me. My wife Kelly is also from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton area and it was important to us that we raise our children, Samuel, Carolyn, and John in close...
Caroline Munley
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 15 years experience
(844) 686-5397 227 Penn Avenue
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury and Workers' Comp
Temple University
Caroline has represented hundreds of individuals and their families in complex personal injury litigation and worker’s compensation cases. If you want an attorney who will stand with you and fight for you, call Caroline today for a consultation.
James Christopher Munley
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 26 years experience
(844) 686-5397 227 Penn Avenue
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Christopher has represented over a thousand individuals and their families in personal injury cases. If you want an attorney who will stand with you and fight for you, call Christopher today for a consultation.
Andrew Ritchie Rehmeyer
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State College, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 13 years experience
(814) 343-9860 1317 North Atherton Street
State College, PA 16803
Personal Injury, Civil Rights, Criminal and DUI
Villanova University School of Law
"Andrew Rehmeyer is a partner at the law firm of Rehmeyer & Allatt. In 2012 and again 2013, Andrew was recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer Rising Star. Before becoming a partner at Rehmeyer & Allatt, Andrew Rehmeyer gained exponential and valuable experience by working at a mid-sized litigation firm in the Philadelphia area representing insurance companies, individuals and law enforcement personnel in a variety of complex civil litigation matters. Andrew Rehmeyer has obtained favorable verdicts on behalf of his clients including a multi-million dollar lawsuit involving a wrongful death action, insurance bad faith claims, breach of...
Gerard Kramer
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Harrisburg, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 35 years experience
(888) 476-0807 209 State Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
Attorney Gerard Kramer is a 1982 graduate of Ursinus College and a 1985 graduate of Penn State University's Dickinson School of Law. Mr. Kramer has been admitted to practice law in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He is also admitted to the United States District Court for the Middle District, the United States District Court for the Eastern Court, and the Federal Court of New Jersey. He holds professional memberships with the Pennsylvania Bar Association, American Association for Justice, the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, and the Central Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Kramer was also selected for inclusion...
Richard Freeburn
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Harrisburg, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 41 years experience
(717) 777-7777 2040 Linglestown Rd. Suite 300
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Richard E. Freeburn has received an AV rating, the highest possible rating from Martindale-Hubbell, which means that he is deemed to possess pre-eminent legal ability and very high professional ethics.

Martindale-Hubbell ratings were created in 1887 as an objective method of assessing a lawyer’s ability and professional ethics based on confidential opinions of other lawyers and judge. It has remained the most prestigious and widely respected lawyer rating system in the world for the past 119 years. Martindale-Hubbell’s evaluation process is based on confidential questionnaires sent to lawyers and judges in the geographical area of the lawyer under evaluation. Legal ability...
Matthew Dempsey
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 39 years experience
(888) 536-2426 116 N Washington Ave
#400
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Education and Workers' Comp
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Gregory J. Pascale Esq
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney
(570) 344-1266 240 Penn Ave
#202
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Products Liability, Real Estate and Workers' Comp
American University Washington College of Law
Jason Michael Rapa
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Lehighton, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 17 years experience
(610) 377-7730 141 S. 1st Street
Lehighton, PA 18235
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Bankruptcy, Consumer and Divorce
Widener University
Jason M. Rapa, Esquire is the founder of Rapa Law Office, P.C. Jason practices together with his brother Matthew J. Rapa. Together they provide services not only in the Poconos and the Lehigh Valley but throughout the State of Pennsylvania. Jason focuses his practice in the areas of Bankruptcy, Consumer Protection and Civil Litigation, while Matthew focuses on Criminal Defense and Consumer Protection. Together Jason & Matthew have handled hundreds of cases against abusive debt collectors and Jason routinely speaks at national, state and local legal events regarding debt collection harassment.Jason has recently be names a Rising...
Robert J. Munley
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 24 years experience
538 Spruce St
#618
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal and DUI
Widener University
Atty. Robert J. Munley practices Criminal and D.U.I. defense in Lackawanna, Monroe, Luzerne, Pike, Wayne, Susquehanna and all other counties in Northeast Pennsylvania. Atty. Munley has successfully represented thousands of individuals in criminal court throughout his career. He represents individuals charged with D.U.I., theft, assault, rape and sex crimes, computer crimes, drug delivery and possession, and all types of crimes. Atty. Munley has been a Certified Criminal Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy since 2003. He is also certified by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to represent individuals facing the death penalty. Atty. Munley's objectives for every case...
Mary K. O'Connor
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Frackville, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 5 years experience
(800) 518-4529 608 W Oak St
PO Box #201
Frackville, PA 17931
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Products Liability, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
The Catholic University of America Columbus School of Law
Michael Edwin Kosik
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Harrisburg, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 38 years experience
(888) 476-0807 209 State Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Personal Injury and Products Liability
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
Michael E. Kosik grew up in Northeastern Pennsylvania and attended Wilkes University where he graduated cum laude with a degree in Economics and Political Science. He relocated to Central Pennsylvania to attend the Dickinson School of Law in Carlisle. He has been a trial lawyer handling trials throughout Pennsylvania since 1982. Since 1984, Mike has handled only cases on behalf of victims of automobile accidents, dangerous products, premise liability and other injury claims.
P. Timothy Kelly
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 37 years experience
(570) 344-1266 240 Penn Ave
#202
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Elder, Estate Planning and Products Liability
Villanova University School of Law
Christopher Arthur Dreisbach
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Harrisburg, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 14 years experience
(717) 393-7885 3540 North Progress Avenue
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Personal Injury, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Christopher A. Dreisbach concentrates his practice on criminal defense and civil litigation in both state and federal courts. Since entering private practice, he has defended individuals facing the most serious of criminal charges including rape and homicide. In civil actions, he has successfully represented individuals and corporations in cases involving federal civil conspiracy allegations, regulatory violations, and complex personal injury matters. Prior to entering private practice, Mr. Dreisbach served for four years as a Deputy District Attorney in the Dauphin County District Attorney’s Office. During his time as a Deputy District Attorney, Mr. Dreisbach successfully prosecuted a vast...
Kelly J. Lenahan
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 18 years experience
(888) 536-2426 116 N Washington Ave
#400
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, Medical Malpractice and Social Security Disability
DePaul College of Law
Matthew J. Butler
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 15 years experience
(888) 536-2426 116 N Washington Ave
#400
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Medical Malpractice and Workers' Comp
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Daryl Edwin Christopher
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Harrisburg, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 17 years experience
(888) 476-0807 209 State Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Dickinson School of Law
Daryl Christopher grew up in Central Pennsylvania. He is a 1998 magna cum laude graduate of Juniata College and is a 2003 magna cum laude graduate of the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University. Since 2005, Mr. Christopher has focused his practice on personal injury, medical malpractice, and product defect cases.
Patrick M. Rogan
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 29 years experience
(866) 969-0400 277 Scranton Carbondale Highway
Scranton, PA 18508
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of Miami School of Law
For almost 30 years we've been proud to meet and to exceed our clients’ needs. And we're proud of our good relationship with and success in all courts of northeastern Pennsylvania – both state and federal courts.

After successfully handling thousands of cases, we've learned that clients not only want the very best result but they also want no public attention, no news coverage. They want phone calls returned, convenient access and honesty. They want a lawyer with patience, with a record of success and with a good reputation. And they want an appropriately aggressive lawyer.

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Angela M. Stehle
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Palmerton, PA Personal Injury Attorney
(610) 826-3122 533 Delaware Ave
Palmerton, PA 18071
Personal Injury, Family, Social Security Disability and Workers' Comp
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Christine S. Mayernick-Lezinski
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 27 years experience
(888) 536-2426 116 N Washington Ave
#400
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Insurance Claims, Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
Dickinson School of Law
Matthew Slocum
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Lawyer with 18 years experience
(570) 209-7376 410 Spruce Street, Suite 302
Scranton, PA 18509
Personal Injury
Hofstra University
Upon cofounding The Slocum Firm, Matthew placed an emphasis on seeking out cases where his defense of clients’ rights had compounding impact beyond an individual case, thereby positively affecting the lives/health of the greater community.
Nicholas S. Mattise
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Lawyer
(570) 344-1266 240 Penn Ave
#202
Scranton, PA 18503
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Civil Rights, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
Boston College Law School
Mr. Robert J Gillespie Jr
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Hazleton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 48 years experience
(570) 454-5575 67 North Church Street
Hazleton, PA 18201
Personal Injury, Business and Products Liability
Dickinson School of Law
Bob Gillespie is a second generation Plaintiff's lawyer +with a distinguished record of service to the public. He served eleven years in the Luzerne County District Attorneys Office, the last four as District Attorney. In 2007 and 2008, Pjiladelphia Magazine proclaimed him to be a "Super Lawyer"* an awrd only available to the top 5% of lawyers. He is also a "Million Dollar Advocate"* having obtained Million's of Dollars in Awards for his clients. Attorney Gillespie was recently named a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America, a society limited to 3,500 lawyers less then 1/2 % of those practicing...
Shane Scanlon
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Scranton, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 17 years experience
(833) 722-6566 116 North Washington Avenue
Suite 400
Scranton, PA 18503
Personal Injury and Criminal
Widener University Commonwealth Law School
Attorney Shane Scanlon was admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania in 2003.

Mr. Scanlon served as the Lackawanna County District Attorney from January 2016 to January of 2018 after being unanimously appointed by the Judges of the Lackawanna County Court of Common Pleas. Mr. Scanlon joined the Lackawanna County District Attorney’s Office in 2003. From 2003 to 2010 Mr. Scanlon handled the prosecution of juvenile matters, DUI offenses and high profile criminal prosecutions. In 2010 he became the Chief Prosecutor of the County’s Narcotics Unit...
Christopher Anthony Piazza
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Throop, PA Personal Injury Attorney with 14 years experience
(855) 529-6372 194 Cypress St
Throop, PA 18512
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
Roger Williams University School of Law
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Injured in an accident?

When a person is injured, tort law will govern whether that person may be compensated for the injury, the amount of compensation that may be recovered, as well as which parties will be liable for the injury. Tort law, also known as injury law, comes from federal and state codes, as well as judicial opinions from prior cases. The amount of damages a plaintiff to a personal injury action may receive can be determined by statute, or by a judge or jury. Typical recoveries may include compensatory damages (e.g., lost wages, medical bills, etc.) and in particularly egregious situations, punitive damages. In some cases, a plaintiff may recover certain non-economic damages such as pain and suffering, loss of consortium, or loss of enjoyment of life.

Personal injury lawyers help injured people seek compensation from those who have harmed them. Some injury attorneys focus on a specific type of case, such as truck accidents, car accidents, slip-and-fall injuries, medical malpractice or products liability cases. If a person is injured as a result of criminal behavior, it may be appropriate to pursue a personal injury lawsuit in addition to the state's criminal investigation or prosecution.

Many personal injury attorneys offer a free consultation to evaluate your claim.


Negligence: Failure to use care which a reasonable and prudent person would use under similar circumstances.

Joint and several liability: A legal doctrine that makes each of the parties who are responsible for an injury, liable for all the damages awarded in a lawsuit if the other parties responsible cannot pay.