- Medical Malpractice Defense
- General Liability Defense
- Products Liability Defense
|Mailing Address||P.O. Box 3118, Scranton, PA, 18505-3118|
|University ||University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, B.A., 1994|
|Law School||Detroit Mercy London Law Program, London, England, 1997; Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, J.D., 1998|
|Admitted||1999, Massachusetts; 2002, U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts; 2008, Pennsylvania; 2011, U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania|
Associations & Memberships
•Lackawanna Bar Association
•Massachusetts Bar Association
Victoria joined Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin's Health Care Department in the Scranton office in 2008. She concentrates her practice in medical malpractice, product liability and general liability defense. Victoria is admitted to the bars of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.
Prior to joining the firm, Victoria was a partner in the Boston office of Morrison Mahoney LLP, where she practiced in the areas of medical malpractice and product liability defense.
In 2007, Victoria was listed as a Massachusetts Super Lawyer Rising Star in Boston Magazine and Massachusetts Super Lawyers Magazine Rising Stars Edition.
Victoria is a 1998 graduate of Suffolk University Law School, where she earned her juris doctor. In 1997, she studied international law in London, England, through the University of Detroit London Law Program. Victoria participated in international legal traineeships and internships in England, Slovenia and Austria. She was the director and co-founder of the Internships & Studies Abroad in International Law at Suffolk University Law School and the international director of European relations for the International Law Students Association (ILSA).
In 1994, Victoria received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Rhode Island. She was the 1994 student commencement speaker, captain of the University of Rhode Island debate team, president of the Debate Society and vice president of academic affairs of Alpha Delta Pi.
Victoria was born in Johannesburg, South Africa, and raised in Wellesley, Massachusetts. She is a dual citizen of the United States and South Africa. In the summer of 1997, through the American Field Service (AFS) student exchange program, she lived with a family in Finland.
•Peer Review, Charting Pitfalls/Issues and Anticipated Legal Issues Pertaining to the Electronic Medical Record, Northeast Chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Senior Services, Continuing Education Conference, April 2009
• Enforceability of Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements in Pennsylvania, Defense Digest, Vol. 20, No. 4, December 2014
Honors & Awards
•BV Distinguished by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell
•International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC), 2006 Trial Academy, attendee
•Massachusetts Super Lawyer Rising Star, 2007
Year Joined Organization
Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin Elects New Shareholders
December 14, 2012
Philadelphia, PA - Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin is pleased to announce that the following 13 attorneys were elected shareholders at the Annual Shareholders' Meeting on December 11, 2012: Christopher Boyle, Esq.; James Lare, Esq.; Thomas Marcoz, Esq.; Brian McNulty, Esq.; Raymond...
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Enforceability of Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements in Pennsylvania
Victoria Crawshaw Scanlon, March 2, 2015
Arbitration is a favored method of resolving claims. It is often less expensive and more efficient than traditional litigation. It provides finality and, if agreed to, confidentiality—preventing a nursing home’s name from being blasted across the front page of a local paper or in a...
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