Michael J. Foley

Michael J. Foley (Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania)

Michael J. Foley

Attorney in Stroudsburg, PA
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.
570-342-8194; 800-523-6539 570-342-8194; 800-523-6539
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Practice Area
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Civil Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Public Interest Law
Total time spent on pro bono work: 20%

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  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
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
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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.

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Foley Law Firm
26 North Sixth Street,
Stroudsburg, PA 18360-2123
U.S.A.
Phone
570-342-8194; 800-523-6539
Fax
570-342-4658
Office Information
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Michael J. Foley
Principal
Foley Law Firm
26 North Sixth Street,
Stroudsburg, PA 18360-2123

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Foley Law Firm (Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania)