Michael J. Foley (Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania)
Michael J. Foley (Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania)

Michael J. Foley

Licensed for 33 years

Practice Area: Medical Malpractice, Civil Litigation, Products Liability 1 more area of practice 1 more

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Principal at firm Foley Law Firm

Michael J. Foley

Free initial consultation, Fixed hourly rates

Serving Stroudsburg, PA view address

Partner at firm Foley Law Firm

Serving Stroudsburg, PA view address

Free initial consultation, Fixed hourly rates

Awards BV Distinguished

About Michael J. Foley

Law Clerk to the Hon. Robert N.C. Nix, Jr., Chief Justice of Pennsylvania, 1984. Member, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Interbranch Commission on Venue 2002. Certified Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy, The American Board of Trial Advocacy. Recipient, Special Achievement Award, 1999 ATLA Annual Convention. Certification of Recognition, U.S. House of Representatives, 2008. Author: "Injustice in the Wake of the False Promise of Tort Reform," The Barrister, 2003; "Separation of Powers: Restrictions on Legislative Regulation of Attorney's Fees in Medical Malpractice Actions," The Barrister, Special Supplement, December 2002; "An Historic Overview of the Supreme Court's Rulemaking Authority, " The...

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Law Clerk to the Hon. Robert N.C. Nix, Jr., Chief Justice of Pennsylvania, 1984. Member, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Interbranch Commission on Venue 2002. Certified Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy, The American Board of Trial Advocacy. Recipient, Special Achievement Award, 1999 ATLA Annual Convention. Certification of Recognition, U.S. House of Representatives, 2008. Author: "Injustice in the Wake of the False Promise of Tort Reform," The Barrister, 2003; "Separation of Powers: Restrictions on Legislative Regulation of Attorney's Fees in Medical Malpractice Actions," The Barrister, Special Supplement, December 2002; "An Historic Overview of the Supreme Court's Rulemaking Authority, " The Barrister, Special Supplement, December 2002; "Funded Employment and Vocational Rehabilitation Shams Affecting Injured Workers," ATLA 2000 Annual Convention Reference Materials, Vol. II, pg. 2845-2857; "The Evolution of the Right of Partially Disabled Workers to Receive Worker's Compensation Benefits Even When Laid Off," The Barrister, 1990; P.17; "Straight Talk About The 1993 Amendments to the Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Act," The Barrister, Fall 1993; "Enforcement of the American With Disabilities Act Will Bring Equity to the Job Referral Practice in The Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation System," The Barrister, Vol. XX, Number 1, Spring 1995. Advocate, National College of Advocacy, 1995. Listed in: Best Lawyers in America, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012; Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, Philadelphia Magazine, 2004-2010. Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

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Peer Reviews

  • 4.1/5.0 4 reviews
  • BV Distinguished
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.3/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.1/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.1/5.0
  • Communication

    3.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.4/5.0
  • 4.2/5.0 by a Member on 09/01/11 in Personal Injury

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
    • Communication

      3.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 08/16/11 in Medical Malpractice

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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
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  • 3.4/5.0 by a Principal on 08/16/11 in Civil Litigation

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    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

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    • Judgment

      3.0/5.0
    • Communication

      2.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

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  • 1.8/5.0 by a Partner on 08/16/11 in Personal Injury

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      2.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      2.0/5.0
    • Judgment

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    • Communication

      1.0/5.0
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      2.0/5.0

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Community Contributions

      Credentials

      Position
      Principal
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1983, Pennsylvania, U.S. District Court, Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania and U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
      1999, U.S. Supreme Court
      Additional Payment Information
      Free initial consultation
      Fixed hourly rates
      Law School Attended
      Duquesne University
      Class of 1983
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Washington & Lee University
      Class of 1980
      B.A.
      History
      Associations & Memberships
      Philadelphia, Lackawanna County and Pennsylvania Bar Associations
      Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association (President, 2008-2009, Executive Committee 1996-2010)
      The American Association for Justice (Board of Governors, 2009—): The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Member: Birth Trauma Litigation Group
      Board of Directors
      Workplace Injury Litigation Group, 1996—2004)
      Lackawanna Pro Bono, Inc. (Member, Board of Directors, 2001—2005).
      Bar Fellowship
      American Bar Foundation; Litigation Council of America.

      Areas of Law

      • Medical Malpractice
      • Civil Litigation
      • Products Liability
      • Public Interest Law

      Pro Bono

      Total time spent on pro bono work: 20%