Robert W. Munley

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Biography

Robert W. Munley has been practicing law for 57 years, since he founded Munley Law firm in 1959. Over the course of his career he has represented thousands of individuals and their families. Today, the firm he started continues in the tradition of excellence he worked to establish.

International Society of Barristers
Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum

What Robert is also proud of:
Listed in “Best Lawyers in America” from inception to present
Named Super Lawyer by Pennsylvania Magazine (top 5% of all Pennsylvania Lawyers) 2005-2014
Listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers
Lackawanna Bar Association, Problems in Product Liability Cases/Experts, May, 1998
Lackawanna Bar Association, Rules of Civil Procedure, January, 1998
Lackawanna Bar Association, Slip and Fall Cases/Invitees, September, 1997
Lackawanna Bar Association, Pleading and Proving Damages in Personal Injury Cases/Loss of Future Income, March, 1997
Lackawanna Bar Association, Common Evidentiary Issues in Personnel Injury Cases/Similar Accidents and Subsequent Repairs, January 1997
Lackawanna Bar Association, Pennsylvania Automobile Act, October, 1996
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Uniontown, PA, Attitude of Jurors, 1996
Widener University & Kings College, The Law of Legal Advertising, 1993
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Summer Convention, The Law of Legal Advertising, 1993
National Litigation Conference, Vail, Colorado, Big Truck Litigation, 1991
Dickinson School of Law, Trial Tactics, 1991
ATLA, New Orleans, Preparing Head Injury Cases, 1990
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Orlando, Florida, Handling Brain Damage Cases, 1990
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association Orlando, Florida, Head Injury Litigation, 1990

Robert's Family & Community:
Member of the Board of Trustees of Landmark College, Putney, Vermont
Board Member, Everhart Museum, Scranton, Pennsylvania
Robert is married to Bernadine Munley and is the proud father of three sons and three daughters—all attorneys Member: Pennsylvania Bar Association
Lackawanna Bar Association, Past President
Luzerne County Bar Association
American Association for Justice
Pennsylvania Association for Justice
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
Board of Governors of the American Trial Lawyers Association
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers, Past President
Certified Civil Trial Attorney
Diplomat of the National Board of Trial Advocacy
Member, American Board of Trial Advocates Fellow: Fellow, Roscoe Pound Foundation

Certified Trial Lawyer by the National Board of Trial Advocacy

Areas of Practice (1)

  • Civil Practice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
570-904-8330  Phone
844-522-1925  Phone
munley.com/our-attorneys/robert-munley
Mailing Address:
Forum Plaza, 227 Penn Avenue, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
Year of First Admission:
1959
Admission:
1959, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania; 1959, Pennsylvania; 1989, U.S. Supreme Court
Memberships:
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Lackawanna Bar Association, Past President
Luzerne County Bar Association
American Association for Justice
Pennsylvania Association for Justice
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
Board of Governors of the American Trial Lawyers Association
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers, Past President
Certified Civil Trial Attorney
Diplomat of the National Board of Trial Advocacy
Member, American Board of Trial Advocates
Reported Cases:
Majdic v. Cincinnati Machine Co., 537 A.2d 334 (Pa. Super. 1988)
Mecca v. Lukasik, 530 A.2d 1334 (Pa. Super. 1987)
Robbins v. Yamaha, 98 F.R.D. 36 (1983) (MD Pa 1983)
O'Malley v. Peerless Petroleum, 423 A.2d 1251 (Pa. Super. 1980)
Certifications:
( Certified Trial Lawyer by the National Board of Trial Advocacy )
ISLN:
902298970
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (1 review)
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  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0

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