Lori O. Strauss

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  • Shareholder at Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.
  • 2000 Market Street, Suite 2300, Philadelphia, PA 19103
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  • Lori Strauss is a shareholder with Marshall, Dennehey, Warner, Coleman & Goggin. She has extensive defense counsel trial experience in the areas of medical malpractice and workers' compensation claims, but she currently confines her practice solely to workers' compensation law.
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Biography

Lori has extensive defense counsel trial experience in the areas of medical malpractice and workers' compensation claims, but she currently confines her practice solely to workers' compensation law. Lori has successfully litigated many high-exposure cases, and she has represented a large number of hospitals and hotels.

Lori is a frequent lecturer on various aspects of workers' compensation law. She has organized and participated in numerous regional and workers' compensation seminars, including serving as co-chair of the Workers' Compensation Seminar sponsored by the Institute of Business Law. Lori has been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer since 2005 in the area of workers' compensation. She was also named one of the Top 50 Women Attorneys in Pennsylvania by Philadelphia magazine.

Lori is a 1980 graduate of Rutgers College in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Following graduation, she attended Rutgers University School of Law, Camden, where she received her juris doctor in 1983. She served as clinic law clerk to the Honorable Daniel H. Huyett, III, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Following graduation from law school, Lori served as law clerk to the Honorable Jacob Kalish in the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania and Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas.

Lori is a long-time supporter of the Golden Slipper Club & Charities and Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America.

Classes/Seminars Taught

View From the Other Side: Claimants' Bar, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, October 25, 2018

Defense Counsel Wish List, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, October 27, 2016

Sidelined: Traumatic Brain Injuries, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, October 22, 2015

Settlements and Subrogation, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, October 30, 2014

Honors & Awards

•American Jurisprudence Award - Administrative Law
•AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell

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•Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, 2005-2019; Top 50 Women in Pennsylvania, 2007

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Publication

The Art of the Deal: Tips for Successful Mediation in Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Cases
Defense Digest Article • December 1, 2015
by Lori O. Strauss, Esq.* Key Points: Mediation in workers’ compensation cases eliminates the uncertainty of an outcome determined by a judge. Several strategies can help to ensure a successful mediation...., Defense Digest, Vol 21, No. 4, December 2015 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...

A Super Victory for Employers
Defense Digest Article • December 1, 2011
Pennsylvania - Workers' Compensation, Key Points: Court finds that the date medical bills are paid is not the date of service that controls for Supersedeas Fund reimbursement. Insurers should provide proof of payment date and service date for each medical payment made..., Defense Digest, Vol. 17, No. 4, December 2011

Major Victories

Claim and Penalty Petitions Successfully Dismissed
Aug 30, 2017
Successfully defended claim and penalty petitions where the claimant alleged that he sustained Charcot foot and specific loss of three toes as a result of an injury that occurred at work. The defense offered testimony from three employer fact...

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Workers' Compensation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(215) 575-2734  Phone
(215) 575-0856  Fax
www.marshalldennehey.com
University Attended:
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, B.A., 1980
Law School Attended:
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Camden, Camden, New Jersey, J.D., 1983
Year of First Admission:
1983
Admission:
1983, Pennsylvania; 1983, New Jersey
Memberships:

Associations & Memberships

•Judge Alexander F. Barbieri Workers' Compensation Inn of Court
•Pennsylvania Bar Association
•Philadelphia Bar Association

Reported Cases:
Published Works: Two Bitcoins, Four Bitcoins, Six Bitcoins, A Dollar? Addressing New-Age Currency When Calculating the Average Weekly Wage, Workers Compensation Magazine, January 2016; The Art of the Deal: Tips for Successful Mediation in Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Cases, Defense Digest, Vol. 21, No. 4, December 2015; A 'Super' Victory for Employers, Defense Digest, Vol. 17, No. 4, December 2011
ISLN:
903362892

Peer Reviews

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