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About Me

I am very pleased to announce that I have opened my own law practice, The Ashton Firm, LLC.  With a focus on personal injury law, real estate law, and estate planning, and offices in Philadelphia, PA and Marlton, NJ, I look forward to providing legal services throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  For more information, visit


Practice Areas


  1. Personal Injury: 60%
    1 year
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
  3. Real Estate: 20%



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Contact Info

The Ashton Firm, LLC

1515 Market St.
Suite 1200
Philadelphia, PA, 19102


NJAdministrative - Not authorized to practice201009/10/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pennsylvania Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Pennsylvania Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Barrister’s Award for Outstanding Trial AdvocacyTemple University - James E. Beasley School of Law2010
Victor A. Jaczun Award for Excellence in Trial AdvocacyTemple University - James E. Beasley School of Law2010
Reuben E. Cohen Memorial Award for Zoning & Land Development LawTemple University - James E. Beasley School of Law2010
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney at LawThe Ashton Firm, LL2015 - Present
AttorneyMcLaughlin & Lauricella, P.C.2014 - 2015
AssociateStark & Stark, A Professional Corporation2011 - 2014
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Philadelphia Bar AssociationCompulsory Arbitration Committee2012 - Present
Pennsylvania Association For JusticeFuture Leaders Section2011 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A2011 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/A2011 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Construction AccidentSix-figure arbitration award
Motor Vehicle AccidentSix-figure settlement on eve of trial
Dram Shop$1.4 million jury verdict for Plaintiff (*reduced 50% for comparative negligence)
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Publication NameTitleDate
Verdict SearchTop Pennsylvania Verdicts of 20132014
The Legal IntelligencerBucks Jury Awards Bartender in Dram Shop Action2013
Pittsburgh Post-GazetteAdventure racing takes toll on even the fittest2012
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
End Distracted Driving ProgramDistracted Driving2013