Even before graduating from law school, Michael decided to dedicate his career to these areas of practice. Prior to joining Marshall Dennehey in 2009, he practiced at a Harrisburg area law firm for several years, where he gained significant experience defending medical professional liability claims.
Michael graduated cum laude from Widener University School of Law in 2001. He was awarded a Certificate of Achievement in Advocacy and served as a student mentor. Michael completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Scranton, where he graduated magna cum laude in criminal justice. While at the University of Scranton, he was inducted into Alpha Phi Sigma, the National Criminal Justice Honor Society.
Outside of his professional activities, Michael enjoys the outdoors, boating, gardening and winter sports. He is also an avid home wine-maker.
•Social Media Update: Discoverability, Admissibility and Jury Strategy, Marshall Dennehey Health Care and Health Law Seminar, November 9, 2017
•The Nuts and Bolts of Defending Correctional Healthcare Claims, Jersey City, New Jersey, April 2014
•Documentation: A Matter of Life/Death, Liability & Livelihood, Mechanicsburg, PA, August 2013
•Augmentation of Recordkeeping Through Social Media: The New Frontier, Mechanicsburg, PA, August 2013
•Documentation: A Matter of Life/Death, Liability & Livelihood, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, May 2013
•The Best Defense is a Good Offense: Medical Documentation, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, May 2012
•Informed Consent: Nursing Concerns, Lebanon, Pennsylvania, May 2012
•Most Common Claims Arising Out of Correctional Healthcare in Federal and Pennsylvania Courts, Dallas, Texas, April 2011
Year Joined Organization
Marshall Dennehey Announces New Shareholders, Senior Counsel and Special Counsel
January 5, 2015
Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin announced today that 10 attorneys, half of them women, were elected shareholders of the firm at the annual shareholders' meeting held December 9 in Philadelphia. The new shareholders, categorized by office, are as follows.Philadelphia, PA: Gregory W....
Im Sorry. Mitigating Factor or Fodder for Suit?
Articles • January 3, 2013
I’m Sorry. Mitigating Factor or Fodder for Suit?
Defense Digest Article • March 1, 2012
Pennsylvania - Health Care LiabilityKey Points:Pennsylvania may be enacting “apology” legislation that would allow medical professionals to apologize for, and explain the cause of unexpected medical outcomes, without...
Associations & Memberships
•Dauphin County Bar Association
•Pennsylvania Bar Association
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