Michael D. Donovan (Malvern, Pennsylvania)

Michael D. Donovan

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Licensed for 36 years

Michael D. Donovan (Malvern, Pennsylvania)

Michael D. Donovan

Serving Malvern, PA (view address)

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Michael D. Donovan

Free initial consultation, Fixed hourly rates

Serving Malvern, PA (view address)


About Michael D. Donovan

Head Notes Editor, Vermont Law Review, 1983-1984. Author: Notes, "Zoning Variance Administration in Vermont," 8 Vermont Law Review 370. Co-Author: "Preserving Judicial Recourse for Consumers: How to Combat Overreaching Arbitration Clauses," 10 Loyola Consumer L. Rev. 269, 1998. Trial Attorney, Securities and Exchange Commission, 1984-1987. Former Vice Chair and Member, National Association of Consumer Advocates.

Donovan Litigation Group, LLC

Areas of Law

Legal Community Activity & Contributions



Managing Partner

Admission Details
1985, New York1986, District of ColumbiaU.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit1987, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York1988, Pennsylvania1991, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania1992, U.S. Supreme Court1993, U.S.… Read more
Law School Attended
Vermont Law School

Class of 1984
cum laude

University Attended

Syracuse University
Class of 1981

Associations & Memberships
New York State and American (Sub-Committee Chair and Member, Litigation and Business Law Sections) Bar Associations
District of Columbia Bar
Philadelphia Bar Association
American Association of Justice
National Association of Consumer Advocates
National Employment Lawyers… Read more
Representative Cases
Braun v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., 106 A.3d 656 (Pa. 2014), cert. denied, 136 S. Ct. 1512 (2016)
Samuel-Bassett v. Kia Motors America, Inc., 34 A.3d 1 (Pa. 2011), cert. denied, 133 S. Ct. 51 (2012)
Smiley v. Citibank (South Dakota), N.A., 16 U.S. 1087 (1996)
Rossman v. Fleet Bank National… Read more

Payment Information

Fixed Hourly Rate
$800 - $900/hr
Contingency Fee
20% - 40%
Other Information
Free initial consultation, Retainer Fee

Attorney FAQs

What is this attorney's primary practice area?
The practice area Michael D. Donovan spends the most time on is Class Actions.
Is this attorney admitted to the bar in more than one state?
Yes, Michael D. Donovan is admitted to practice in District of Columbia, New York and Pennsylvania.
Is this attorney admitted to practice in any U.S. Federal Courts?
Michael D. Donovan is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and United States Supreme Court.
Does this attorney maintain a professional presence on any social networks?
Yes, Michael D. Donovan has a professional profile on LinkedIn and facebook.
What year was this attorney's law firm established?
Donovan Litigation Group, LLC was established in 2016.


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