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Robert David Elias

Robert David Elias

Practice areas:

Workers Compensation, Social Security, Personal Injury

About Me

Currently, Of Counsel to the Law Firm of Lenahan and Dempsey, PC.  Formerly the principal shareholder of the Law Firm of Elias and Associates, one of the leading workers compensation and social security disability law firms in Northeasern Pennsylvania.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Workers Compensation: 50%
    33 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    33 years
  3. Social Security: 25%
    33 years



Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Lenahan & Dempsey Pc
216 N River Street Suite 410
Wilkes-Barre, PA, 187022523




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Life MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum1997
MemberWho's Who In Practicing Attorneys1990

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Of CounselLenahan and Dempsey, PC2000 - Present
Principal ShareholderElias and Associates1985 - 2000


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Northeastern Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1985 - Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMember1985 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1982 - Present
Luzerne County Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Young v. EdwardsVerdict of $6,755,000.00

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Publication NameTitleDate
Teamsters Union JournalWorkers Compensation1997


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Villanova University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Villanova UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1979

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationWorkers Compensation2000
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationWorkers Compensation1999
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationWorkers Compensation1998
Teamsters union National ConferenceWorkers Compensation1997
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationWorkers Compensation1997
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationWorkers Compensation1996
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationWorkers Compensation1995