Judge Lesa Gelb of Luzerne County Denies Post-Koken Motions to Bifurcate Trial – Twice

Judge Lesa Gelb of the Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas recently handed down a pair of Orders on June 20, 2012 each separately dealing with a defendant’s Motion to Sever the trial of the tort and UIM claims in two different post-Koken litigation matters. Judge Gelb refused to sever the claims for trial in […]

O’Donnell Law Offices Participate as a Sponsor in Bill Haggerty Memorial Supporting Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke University Medical Center

The O’Donnell Law Offices sponsored and participated in the 4th Annual Bill Haggerty Memorial Golf Tournament, a charitable golf event supporting the Duke University Tisch Tumor Center. The golf tournament was conducted on Monday, May 21, 2012 at the Manufacturers County Club in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania. Funds raised from the Bill Haggerty Memorial are donated […]

Attorney Neil O’Donnell Serves as Moderator at CJA Legal Seminar

Attorney Neil T. O’Donnell served as moderator of the Committee for Justice for All (CJA) seminar on April 19th, 2012. Attorney O’Donnell also was a featured speaker on the seminar panel, and his presentation focused on “Litigating Joint Tortfeasor Cases in Light of the Pennsylvania Fair Share Act.” The April seminar was part of CJA’s […]

Bar Association Appoints Attorney Catherine O’Donnell to Executive Committee

Attorney Catherine R. O’Donnell has been appointed to the Executive Committee of the Luzerne County Bar Association by Bar President Attorney Joseph Saporito. Attorney Catherine O’Donnell has been awarded the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers designation for 2011 in Pennsylvania. The official name of the Luzerne County Bar Association [The Association] is the Wilkes-Barre Law and Library […]

O’Donnell Law Team Donates Hoodies and Jackets to the McGlynn Center

The O’Donnell Law Offices team has made a generous donation to the children of the McGlynn Learning Center in Wilkes-Barre, PA. The O’Donnell team provided warm hoodies and jackets to help keep the children comfortable and warm during the cold winter weather. The McGlynn Center, www.mcglynncenter.com, is a family enrichment center located within the Boulevard Town […]

Attorney Neil O’Donnell Speaks At 18th Annual Auto Law Update

On December 8, 2011, Attorney Neil T. O’Donnell spoke at the 18th Annual Auto Law Update in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Attorney O’Donnell, a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Institute faculty, talked on the topic of bad faith committed by insurance companies. For nearly two decades, this CLE course has been a popular choice for lawyers in […]

Attorney Neil O’Donnell Shares His Insight On Premises Liability

Attorney Neil T. O’Donnell, a faculty member of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice[PAJ], spoke at a PAJ sponsored CLE seminar on Premises Liability on December 7, 2011. Neil shared his valuable insight in the area of Premises Liability cases with an emphasis on litigating claims against corporate designees. Attorney O’Donnell founded O’Donnell Law Offices in […]

Attorneys Neil and Catherine O’Donnell Recognized by American Association for Justice

Attorney Catherine O’Donnell has attained recognition as an Advocate under the National College of Advocacy’s Achievement Recognition Program. The achievement represents at least 30 hours of American Association for Justice[AAJ] continuing legal education programs and signifies Catherine’s commitment to effective representation of her clients through professional development. Attorney Neil O’Donnell has been recognized by the […]

Attorney O’Donnell Appointed to Board of Governors

Attorney Neil T. O’Donnell of O’Donnell Law Offices has been appointed to the Board of Governors for the Pennsylvania Association for Justice[PAJ]. The Board of Governors is the managing body and directs the affairs of the Association. The elected and appointed Governors of the Board of Governors consist of 83 members of the Association. PAJ’s […]

O’Donnell Law Offices Supports National Denim Day 2011

O’Donnell Law Offices in Kingston, PA participated in Lee National Denim Day on October 7, 2011. O’Donnell Law donated to the Women’s Cancer Programs of the Entertainment Industry Foundation[EIF] for every O’Donnell Law team member who wore denim on October 7. Since its inception in 1996, Lee National Denim Day has adhered to a simple […]