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Jerry A. Lindheim is a Partner in the Locks Law Firm. He received his Bachelor's degree in biology from Temple University Magna Cum Laude) in 1983. After graduating from college, Mr. Lindheim worked for several years for local unions as a medical auditor. In this capacity, he evaluated the medical records and hospitalization and the reasonableness of costs and billing. Thereafter, Mr. Lindheim entered Temple University School of Law, where he was a member of the I. Herman Moot Court Honor Society for trial advocacy and participated in the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA). He obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Temple University School of Law in 1988.


Mr. Lindheim is licensed and admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, State of New Jersey and U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey.


In his two decades of litigation, he has served as trial counsel in over one hundred (100) jury and non-jury trials and arbitration matters. He has represented numerous plaintiffs in medical malpractice litigation, as well as in product liability claims, defective machinery, pharmaceutical/medication errors, automobile accidents, premises liability claims, nursing home litigation, civil rights claims, as well as insurance coverage disputes associated with automobile, health, property and commercial homeowner's policies.


He has also volunteered where he has taught students at local high schools on topics of civil practice and procedure. Mr. Lindheim has lectured on topics of evidence deposition trial and courtroom practice for the Courts and his peers.



Practice Areas


  1. Slip and Fall Accident: 25%
    27 years, 500 cases
  2. Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: 25%
    15 years, 100 cases
  3. Medical Malpractice: 25%
    27 years, 200 cases
  4. Car Accidents: 15%
    27 years, 500 cases
  5. Birth Injury: 10%
    27 years, 100 cases

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Contact Info

Locks Law Firm

170 S Independence Mall W
Locks Law Firm
Philadelphia, PA, 19106-3323



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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLocks Law Firm2000 - Present
AttorneyGordon & Weinberg, P.C.1992 - 2000
AttorneyLiss & Tintenfass, P.C.1991 - 1992
AttorneyMargolis, Edelstein, Scherlis, Sarowitz & Kramer1988 - 1991
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA)N/AN/A
American Association of JusticeN/AN/A
Pennsylvania Association of JusticeN/AN/A
Philadelphia Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Philadelphia Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Lawyer Referral Information Service (LRIS)N/AN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
OBG ManagementRoundtable Discussion: Avoiding Legal Pitfalls of hysteroscopy2005
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple UniversityLawJ.D.1988
Temple UniversityBiologyB.A.1983
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Meadowlands SeminarDeposing the Director of Nursing2014
International Association of Personal Injury and Insurance LawyersLitigation seen through the eyes of Hollywood2014
Afternoon Drive Show on WPHT 1210 AMNursing Home Abuse2014
Pennsylvania Continuing Legal EducationEnter Laughing, Humor as an Effective Tool for Lawyers2006