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James is a certified expert in Pennsylvania workers' compensation law.*  He focuses his practice on workers' compensation, handling each case that crosses his desk with compassion for his clients and tenacity towards the insurance companies.


When you contact Jim for help with your workers' compensation claim, you can be certain that he will be on your side from start to finish.


*Certified as a Specialist in the Practice of Workers’ Compensation Law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Section on Workers’ Compensation Law as Authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.


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Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 80%
    1 year
  2. Social Security: 20%
    1 year



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Contact info

Lowenthal & Abrams, P.C.

555 City Line Avenue
Suite 500
Bala Cynwyd, PA, 19004

Lowenthal & Abrams, PC

1800 JFK Boulevard
Suite 300-28
Philadelphia, PA, 19103

Lowenthal & Abrams

107 N. Front Street
Suite 117
Harrisburg, PA, 17101



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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certified as a Specialist in Workers’ Compensation LawPennsylvania Bar Association, Workers' Compensation Section2013
Top Law FirmNewsweek2013
Top Law FirmNewsweek2012
Top LawyerMain Line Today Magazine2011
Top Law FirmNewsweek2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLowenthal & Abrams, P.C.1999 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Philadelphia Area Project of Occupational Safety and HealthMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
DOLLAR TREE STORES, INC. v.WCBA. (REICHERT)Ruled in my client's favor.
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Publication nameTitleDate
Workers' Compensation for BeginnersWorkers' Compensation for Beginners2011
Workers' CompensationWorkers' CompensationN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
Harvard CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1979
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Workers' CompensationBasic Issues in Workers' CompensationN/A
Social Security & Workers' CompensationSocial Security & Workers' CompensationN/A
PHILAPOSHEmployer's Rights in Workers' CompensationN/A
PHILAPOSHIndependent ContractorN/A
PHILAPOSHWorkers' Compensation for EmployersN/A
PHILAPOSHWorkers' Compensation and Social SecurityN/A
PHILAPOSHOccupational Safety and Workers' CompensationN/A
PHILAPOSHWorkers' CompensationN/A