also known as The Law Office of Peter N. Munsing P.C.
I have been representing individuals, families, and small businesses since I graduated from law school in 1975. I believe that most people get confused by the legal system especially with insurance questions-- the system turns them around, nobody explains anything, and that turns them off. I want them to know their rights--that's why we're called The Know Your Rights People.
Access to justice is why I offer free consultations, and take death and injury cases on a contingent fee--which means I don't get paid until I get money for the person I represent. Unlike many attorneys, I don't represent insurance companies to avoid a conflict of interest. Also, unlike many attorneys, I charge only for costs outside of my office---many attorneys charge for postage, even phone fees--and then charge interest on that!
I went to the University of Michigan, then to Georgetown University's Law School, and have a further degree, a Masters of Law, from Temple University.
I have been in practice for over thirty five years, and have represented people from adjusters to veterinarians, whose family members have been killed or who have --through no fault of their own-- had to deal with fractures and all manner of other injuries, from many varieties of corporate and individual carelessness. Some lawyers say they only take "serious" cases--I believe that any injury that causes you limitations, pain, is serious to you. Give me a call if you have a legal question about any form of injury--if I can't help you, I'll at least try to tell you who can! And it won't cost you a dime --even the call is free--1-888-PA-LAWS-1 (1-888-725-2971)!
Languages spoken: English, French
Contingent (25-45%), Free consultation (60 minutes)
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Attorney||Peter Munsing Law Office P.C.||1995 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|New Jersey Association for Justice||Member||2010 - Present|
|American Association for Justice chapter||Chair||1991 - 1991|
|American Trial Lawyers Association, Commerical Litigation Section||Co-chair||1990 - 1990|
|American Trial Lawyers Association, Commerical Litigation Section||Co-chair||1989 - 1989|
|Berks County Bar Association||Member||1988 - Present|
|American Association for Justice||Member||1986 - Present|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||Member||1983 - 1985|
|Philadelphia Bar Association||Member||1982 - 1985|
|Pennsylvania Association For Justice||Member||1982 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||1982 - Present|
|Connecticut Bar Association||Member||1976 - 1982|
|American Bar Association||Member||1973 - Present|
|McCormack V. Abbott Laboratories, 617 F.Supp 1521(D.Mass 1984)||Established the potential group liability of drug makers who made a drug that caused cancer in the children of women who took the drug, under the market share theory of liability..|
|Estate of Bernard Kimmell et al v. Clark et al, 993 F.2d 410 (4th Cir. 1993)||The Fourth Circuit upheld the shield--it was a fight worth fighting.|
|McDougall v. Caterpillar, 878 F. 2nd 1430 (4th cir.1989)||Jury verdict of $677,000 for the widow of the worker, upheld on appeal.|
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|Law and Contemporary Problems||Occupational Health and the Federal Government:The Wages Are Still Bitter||1974|
|Georgetown University Law Center||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1975|
|Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law||Trial Advocacy||LL.M - Master of Laws||1975|
|University of Michigan||History||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1972|
|Ameican Trial Lawyers Association Annual Convention||The Designated Witness Deposition||1991|