Brooks R. Foland: Lawyer with Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.

Brooks R. Foland

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Practice Areas

  • Casualty
     
    University Temple University, B.S., cum laude, 1990
     
    Law SchoolWidener University School of Law, J.D., 1993 Member, Moot Court Team
     
    Admitted1993, Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania; U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit; U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania
     
    Memberships 

    Associations & Memberships

    Hon. William W. Lipsitt American Inn of Court, Barrister

    •Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council, Affiliate Council

    •United Way of Pennsylvania Board of Directors

     
    Biography

    Brooks has a varied and busy litigation practice in our Casualty department representing insurers in claims involving coverage disputes, insurance bad faith and uninsured and underinsured motorists benefits. He spends a portion of his practice defending claims against product manufacturers, public entities, paramedics and EMTs. Brooks has developed an extensive trial practice, serving as first chair in close to 40 jury trials and has participated as counsel in dozens of arbitrations and mediations. He also served as arbitration chair in Dauphin County for the last two years. Brooks is frequently asked by clients and industry organizations to lecture on a variety of topics concerning insurance coverage and bad faith matters.

    Brooks is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA), Dauphin County Bar Association (DCBA), Pennsylvania Defense Institute (PDI) and the Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council. He is a former Barrister of the American Inns of Court, William W. Lipsitt Chapter. He serves on the Board of Directors for the United Way of Pennsylvania.

    Brooks is very active in his community and church. He is a long-time volunteer for Meals on Wheels and works pro bono with veterans on disability appeals. He enjoys travel and recently took a mission trip to Guatemala to assist with building a girls' orphanage

    Significant Representative Matters

    •Successfully defended a large, international paint and coatings manufacturer at trial involving claims of design and manufacturing defects.

    •Successfully defended fire companies and other public entities at trial involving claims under the Political Subdivision Tort Claims Act.

    •Successfully defended insurers in cases involving coverage disputes and claims of insurance bad faith.

    •Successfully handled through resolution, arbitration and trial claims made against insurers for uninsured and underinsured motorist benefits.

    •Successfully defended paramedics and EMTs in numerous trials involving claims of professional liability.

    Classes/Seminars Taught

    •EMS Medical-Legal Seminar: Pinnacle Health Systems, December 6, 2010

    Past Employment Positions

    •Law Clerk, Vincent A. Cirillo, Superior Court of Pennsylvania

    Year Joined Organization: 2014

    Legal Teaching Position

    Widener University School of Law, Adjunct Professor

     
    Reported CasesSignificant Representative Matters: Successfully defended a large, international paint and coatings manufacturer at trial involving claims of design and manufacturing defects; Successfully defended fire companies and other public entities at trial involving claims under the Political Subdivision Tort Claims Act; Successfully defended insurers in cases involving coverage disputes and claims of insurance bad faith; Successfully handled through resolution, arbitration and trial claims made against insurers for uninsured and underinsured motorist benefits; Successfully defended paramedics and EMTs in numerous trials involving claims of professional liability.
     
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    Brooks R. Foland

    100 Corporate Center Drive, Suite 201
    Camp HillPA 17011




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