Frank has a proven record of early and aggressive efforts to get cases resolved advantageously for his clients. He will partner with you to understand your litigation objectives and get them accomplished economically. But when early resolution is not feasible, he is ready to take the case to trial.
Frank's effectiveness as a trial lawyer has earned him the highest professional rating from his peers, AV Preeminent by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell. He tries cases in the areas of product liability, professional liability, premises and motor vehicle liability, construction defects and injuries, fires and toxic torts. Product manufacturers, major retailers, transportation companies, municipalities and various professionals, among others, have benefited from Frank's significant experience as a trial lawyer. With over 30 years in practice, he has defended hundreds of casualty cases and served as lead trial counsel in dozens of jury trials.
Frank is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Villanova School of Law. He served as a law clerk to a trial judge. He is actively involved in civic activities in the Lehigh Valley, where he lives and works.
•Various lectures to insurance industry groups on premises liability, auto liability and product liability
• A Chink in the Armor of Workers' Compensation Immunity: Pennsylvania Superior Court Finds Narrow Exception to Workers' Compensation Immunity, Defense Digest, Vol. 15, No. 3, September 2009
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A Chink in the Armor of Workers Compensation Immunity: Pennsylvania Superior Court Finds Narrow Exception to Workers Compensation Immunity
Defense Digest Article • September 1, 2009
Pennsylvania - Civil Liability, In a recent Pennsylvania Superior Court case, which can be found at 2009 Pa. Super 73; 971 A.2d 1280, the court ruled that the exclusivity provision of the Workers' Compensation Act ( Act ), 77 P.S. 481(a), does not preclude a..., Defense Digest, Vol. 15, No. 3, September 2009