Edward M. Nass

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  • Shareholder at NASS CANCELLIERE (10 Attorneys)
  • 1515 Market Street, Suite 2000, Philadelphia, PA 19102
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Edward M. Nass has devoted his entire legal career to protecting and pursuing the rights of individuals who have been injured, disabled, or died from asbestos exposure, or the result of accidents, work injuries, medical malpractice and dangerous products.

Mr. Nass has particularly distinguished himself as a trial attorney in all types of civil litigation. He has tried to verdict over 300 hundred cases in his career. Twenty of his jury verdicts have been in excess of one million dollars. He has been honored with the Pennsylvania Super Lawyer designation since its inception, and the highest attorney rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Nass is well-known for his representation of asbestos victims. He handled his first asbestos case in 1981, and over the past 32 years, has represented thousands of asbestos victims, including hundreds of mesothelioma victims. Mr. Nass has won numerous multi-million dollar jury verdicts for asbestos victims from around the country. He is the only attorney to have ever won an asbestos trial in both Montgomery and Chester County. He was the first attorney in the country to have ever obtained a jury verdict against Dana Corporation, after Dana had obtained over 20 jury verdicts in its favor.

Mr. Nass is a devoted husband and father of four children. He also serves as an elder at the Lower Brandywine Presbyterian Church in Wilmington, Delaware.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Mesothelioma/Asbestos Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Product Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Civil Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
215-268-7344  Phone
215-546-8200  Phone
215-545-1591  Fax
University Attended:
American University, B.A., Political Science, 1978
Law School Attended:
Villanova University School of Law, J.D., 1981
Year of First Admission:
1981, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania; 1981, Pennsylvania Supreme Court; 1987, U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
American Association for Justice; Pennsylvania Association for Justice; American Bar Association; Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association; Philadelphia Bar Association
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  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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