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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


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



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Contact Info

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



Professional Misconduct

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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