Michele P. Frisbie

Michele P. Frisbie: Attorney with Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.
  • Special Counsel at Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.
  • 10 N. Main Street, 2nd Floor, Doylestown, PA 18901
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  • Michele Frisbie is an associate with Marshall, Dennehey, Warner, Coleman & Goggin. She defends a wide variety of cases and has a special interest in working closely with professionals to achieve the successful, cost-effective defense of suits against specialists such as those involved in the sale, appraisal and management of real estate, insurers and insurance brokers and agents, attorneys, mental health service providers and municipal entities. Michele also has extensive experience in non-professional matters involving presonal injury such as premises liability, dog bites, automobile accidents, dram shop and hotel, restaurant and store security.
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Biography

Michele defends a wide variety of cases and has a special interest in working closely with professionals to achieve the successful, cost-effective defense of suits against specialists such as those involved in the sale, appraisal and management of real estate; insurers and insurance brokers and agents; attorneys; mental health service providers and municipal entities. Michele also has extensive experience involving personal injury such as premises liability, dog bites, automobile accidents, dram shop and hotel, restaurant and store security.

In 1992, she joined Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin as a file clerk. Michele graduated cum laude from St. Joseph's University in 1993. She attended Villanova University School of Law in 1993 and served as a law clerk until her graduation in 1996, when she joined Marshall Dennehey as an attorney. During her free time, Michele is an ACE certified group fitness instructor and enjoys teaching classes.

Pro Bono Activities

•Board of Directors, Central Bucks Family YMCA

Honors & Awards

•Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Rising Star - Philadelphia Magazine, December 2005, 2006

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Year Joined Organization: 1996

Publications

Please Release Me? Gym Releases and Other Agreements with Exculpatory Clauses
Defense Digest Article • September 4, 2018
Defense Digest, Vol. 24, No. 3, September 2018 By Michele P. Frisbie, Esq.* Key Points: Signed recreational releases, such as those required by gyms, are valid and enforceable. These releases can benefit not only the facility, but also..., Defense Digest, Vol. 24, No. 3, September 2018. Defense Digest is prepared by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin to provide information on recent legal developments of interest to our readers. This publication is not intended to provide...

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Premises Liability - Defense
  • Motor Vehicle
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Liquor Liability

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(267) 880-2031  Phone
(215) 348-5439  Fax
www.marshalldennehey.com
University Attended:
St Joseph's University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, B.A., cum laude, 1993
Law School Attended:
Villanova University School of Law, Villanova, Pennsylvania, J.D., 1996
Year of First Admission:
1996
Admission:
1996, Pennsylvania; 1996, New Jersey
Memberships:

Associations & Memberships
•Bucks County Bar Association, Chair of Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Committee (2009-2012)
•Bucks County Bar Association, Board of Directors (2002-2004)
•Bucks County Bar Association, Chair Member Services Committee (2004-2007)
•Pennsylvania Bar Association

Reported Cases:
Significant Representative Matters: Defense verdict for a real estate seller's agent in a claim of misrepresentation of the condition of the property.; Defense verdict in a coverage claim arising out of wind damage to a mobile home.; Motion to dismiss granted in a case claiming appraisers conspired with the builder of a residential development to conceal the presence of a Superfund site adjacent to the development.; Motion to dismiss granted in a case against attorneys who allegedly failed to timely file a legal malpractice cause of action arising from an underlying toxic tort claim.; Secured the voluntary withdrawal of a case against a local sewer authority which allegedly improperly removed trees from the easement that ran over the plaintiff's property.; Secured the dismissal of a claim that an insurance broker allegedly failed to secure a binder for a homeowners' policy which resulted in no coverage after a fire.; Secured the dismissal of a mental health institution in a case where the plaintiff, a convicted murderer, claimed that if the institution had not negligently treated him for his drug and alcohol addictions, he would not have committed the crime.; Published Works: Please Release Me? Gym Releases and Other Agreements with Exculpatory Clauses, Defense Digest, September 2018, Vol. 24, No. 3; The 'Deciders' on Preemptive Strikes, Defense Digest, Vol. 13, No. 2, 2007; Pennsylvania Supreme Court Clearing Paths for Municipal Tort Plaintiffs, Defense Digest, Vol. 5, No. 1, 1999
ISLN:
912185895

Peer Reviews

4.0/5.0 (25 reviews)
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    3.8/5.0
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