Joan Orsini Ford: Lawyer with Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.

Joan Orsini Ford

Joan Orsini Ford is a shareholder with Marshall, Dennehey, Warner, Coleman & Goggin. She concentrates her practice in litigation involving hospitals, nursing homes, long-term care facilities, residential facilities, physicians, nurses, and dentists, as well as other health care issues.
King Of Prussia,  PA  U.S.A.
Phone(610) 354-8468

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Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Long Term Care Defense
  • Dental Malpractice
University LaSalle University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, B.A., 1984
Law SchoolWidener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware, J.D., 1986
Admitted1987, Pennsylvania; 1988, U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Associations & Memberships

Desmond McTighe Inn of Court (1996)

•Montgomery County Bar Association

•Pennsylvania Bar Association


Joan joined Marshall Dennehey in 1997. As a member of the Health Care Department, she concentrates in litigation involving hospitals, nursing homes, long-term care facilities, residential facilities, physicians, nurses and dentists, as well as other health care issues.

After spending a year in Jakarta, Indonesia, as a foreign exchange student, Joan attended LaSalle University, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1984. She then attended Widener University School of Law where she earned her juris doctor in December 1986. Joan's legal education also included courses at Notre Dame School of Law, London, England, and The Dickenson Law School, Florence, Italy.

Since completing her education, Joan has focused her practice on the field of medical litigation. After graduation, she first worked at O'Brien & Ryan, where her practice concentrated on the defense of medical malpractice cases.

Published Works

•How to Avoid EMR Legal Pitfalls, The Family Practice News, September 14, 2012

Classes/Seminars Taught

Trial Negotiation and Business Skills for Women Trial Attorneys, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, April 11, 2001

Treatment and Consent for Minors, Insurance Society of Philadelphia, February 21, 2001

Medical Treatment to Minors, Lehigh Valley Risk Management Society, March 1, 2000

Honors & Awards

•AV Preeminent by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell

Year Joined Organization: 1997


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Office Information

Joan Orsini Ford

620 Freedom Business Center, Suite 300
King Of PrussiaPA 19406


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