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Hugh Augustine Donaghue

Hugh Augustine Donaghue

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Slip and Fall Accident, Wrongful Death

About Me

Over 25 years experience
litigating Personal Injury matters including Car Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home
Abuse, Products Liability and Slip and Fall Accidents.  A life long resident of Pennsylvania,
and a founding partner of Donaghue & Labrum, LLP, Hugh has dedicated his
legal career to aggressively representing his clients and their loved ones with
passion and expertise. 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Personal Injury: 40%
  2. Car Accidents: 30%
    32 years
  3. Medical Malpractice: 20%
  4. Wrongful Death: 5%
  5. Slip and Fall Accident: 5%



Contingent (33%), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Christian K. Lassen II

    Well respected in the legal community.


    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Patrick S. Mintzer

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Patrick Mintzer Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Donaghue & Labrum LLP

300 West State Street
Suite 205
Media, PA, 19063




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Best Lawyer - Personal InjuryDelaware County Times2015
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Awesome AttorneySuburban Life Magazine2014
Awesome AttorneySuburban Life Magazine2013
Top Rated Lawyers in PennsylvaniaThe Legal Intelligencer2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Awesome AttorneySuburban Life Magazine2012
Awesome AttorneyPhiladelphia Life Magazine2012
Top Lawyer (Medical MalpracticeMain Line Today Magazine2012
Top Lawyer (Personal Injury)Main Line Today Magazine2012
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Top Rated Lawyers in PennsylvaniaThe Legal Intelligencer2012
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2005
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Register of WillsRegister Of Wills County Of Delaware2006 - Present
SolicitorConcord Township2006 - Present
PartnerDonaghue & Labrum, LLP2006 - Present
SolicitorChadds Ford Township2005 - Present
PartnerDonaghue & Bradley1987 - 2005
Special CounselCounty Of Delaware1985 - Present
Judge Pro-TemCounty Of Delaware1985 - 1985
PartnerKenney and Donaghue1984 - 1986
AssociateBrooks, Bradley and Kenney1982 - 1984


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Delaware County Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember1982 - Present
Moot Court Honor SocietyMember1981 - Present
Chester County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Personal Injury LawyersMemberN/A
Delaware County Trial Lawyers AssociationAttorney MemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Medical Malpractice$3,025,000 - settlement
Personal Injury$1,000,000 - Settlement
Automobile Accident$700,000 - Settlement

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Delaware (Widener) School of LawN/AJ.D.1982
Saint Joseph's UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Saint Joseph's UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
West Catholic Alumni AssociationPersonal Injury Litigation2012