John R. Riddell completed his undergraduate education at the University of Pennsylvania in 1981. Following graduation, Mr. Riddell attended Villanova Law School, receiving his juris doctor
Following graduation, Mr. Riddell immediately began his legal career and developed an extensive defense litigation practice in the Philadelphia area before coming to Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin in early 1990.
During his years with the firm, Mr. Riddell has defended clients in professional malpractice, premises liability, products liability, and motor vehicle liability matters. He was elected shareholder in 1993. Mr. Riddell is admitted in Pennsylvania and New Jersey as well as the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
• Is 'Double-Dipping' Still Permitted Under The Income Loss Provisions Of The MVFRL?, Defense Digest, April, 1996
• PIGA Sett-Off Statute Interpreted, Defense Digest, Feb. Vol. 6, No. 1, 2000
•100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
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The Rescue Doctrine Meets Superseding Cause
Defense Digest Article • December 1, 2012
Key Points:The rescue doctrine will not make an original tortfeasor liable for injuries attributable to a superseding cause.The viability of the rescue doctrine must be determined on a..., Defense Digest, Vol. 18, No. 4, December 2012