Attorney Profile:

Saleel V. Sabnis

Saleel V. Sabnis: Attorney with Goldberg Segalla LLP

Biography

Saleel Sabnis is an associate in the firm's Philadelphia office. He has significant experience at the trial court level in state and federal courts in Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. His practice is concentrated in professional liability and aviation litigation. Saleel has represented local doctors and attorneys sued in complex malpractice actions. He has also represented commercial airlines in a variety of matters and has also litigated general aviation claims. In addition, Saleel has represented companies and individuals in contract and other business disputes and has prior experience in products liability and general personal injury matters.

Saleel also has class action litigation experience. He was part of a team of attorneys that gained the dismissal with prejudice of a putative class action lawsuit with potential damages over $200 million brought against a product manufacturer.

During law school, Saleel was an assistant law clerk to the Honorable Michael M. Baylson in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He was a staff writer on the Villanova University School of Law Environmental Law Journal and published Aviall v. Cooper Industries and the Emerging Controversy Behind CERCLA's Contribution Provision, 16 Vill Envtl. L.J. 261 (2005).

Honors

•Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2012-2017 (Thomson Reuters)
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Blog

•Professional Liability Matters

Successes

•Goldberg Segalla Team Defends Putative Class Action With Potential Damages Over $200 Million
April 10, 2012

Achievements

•Twelve Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Recognized in 2016 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
May 13, 2016
•Eleven Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Recognized in 2015 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
June 1, 2015
•Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Recognized in 2014 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
May 23, 2014
•Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Listed in 2013 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
May 17, 2013
•Five Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Named in Pennsylvania Super Lawyers
June 18, 2012

Publications

• Attorney Ethics in the Age of Social Media, ABA Professional Liability Newsletter
Spring 2016
• Inadvertent Disclosure of Privileged Documents, ABA Sound Advice
Summer 2015
•“Taking Preventive Care to Avoid Legal Malpractice Suits,” ABA Professional Liability Newsletter
Fall 2014
•“Matthew Onyshko v. National Collegiate Athletic Association: A Re-examination of the 'Inherent Risk' of Playing Football,” Concussion Litigation Reporter
October 2014
• Practice Tips: The Settle and Sue Legal-Malpractice Case, ABA Professional Liability Newsletter
Spring 2014

Publications/Presentations

•Author, Attorney Ethics in the Age of Social Media, American Bar Association Professional Liability Newsletter, Spring 2016
•Presenter, “ Inadvertent Disclosure of Privileged Documents, ” ABA Sound Advice Podcast Series, Summer 2015
•Co-Author, “Recent Developments in Aviation Law,” Southern Methodist University Journal of Air Law and Commerce, Spring 2015
•Author, “ Taking Preventive Care to Avoid Legal Malpractice Suits, ” American Bar Association Professional Liability Newsletter, Fall 2014
•Author, “Matthew Onyshko v. National Collegiate Athletic Association: A Re-examination of the 'Inherent Risk' of Playing Football,” Concussion Litigation Reporter, October 2014
•Author, “Practice Tips: The 'Settle and Sue' Legal-Malpractice Case,” American Bar Association Professional Liability Newsletter, Spring 2014
•Author, “ The NFL's Concussion Lawsuit Should Have Shamed the League. It Won't, ” Concussion Litigation Reporter, November 2013
•Author, “ Miranda v. Said: No Need to Get 'Emotional ,'” American Bar Association Section of Litigation Professional Liability Newsletter, October 30, 2013
•Author, “ Michigan Follows National Trend, Passes New Sports Concussion Law, ” Concussion Litigation Reporter, August 2013
•Co-Author, “ Giving It the 'Old College Try, ' American Bar Association Minority Trial Lawyer, Winter 2013

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Professional Liability
  • Aviation Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
267.519.6876  Phone
267.519.6801  Fax
www.goldbergsegalla.com/attorneys/saleel-v-sabnis
University Attended:
Luther College, B.A., 2001
Law School Attended:
Villanova University School of Law, J.D., 2005
Admission:
2005, Maryland; 2005, New Jersey; 2006, Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey; U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Memberships:

Professional Affiliations

•American Bar Association: Professional Liability Litigation Committee Newsletter Editor
•Philadelphia Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division
•South Asian Bar Association of Philadelphia
•Network of Indian Professionals, Philadelphia
•Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)

Languages:
Marathi
Birth Information:
Elgin, Illinois, July 8, 1978
ISLN:
918666817

Peer Reviews

  • 4.8/5.0 4 reviews
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    4.8/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Senior Associate on 07/29/13 in Defense Litigation

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 07/23/13 in Civil Litigation

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Associate on 07/14/13 in General Liability Defense

    Saleel is an excellent attorney. Read more

    Saleel is an excellent attorney.

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  • 4.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 07/22/13 in Legal Malpractice Defense

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