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Edward Phillip Shaughnessy

also known as Edward Shaughnessy, Edward P. Shaughnessy

About me

I grew up in Easton and have lived here all of my life. My father taught Calculus and Computer Science at Lafayette College for many years and my mother has been a nurse at Easton Hospital for 46 years. It gives me great satisfaction to help and assist my clients in their time of need and would be honored to help with your legal issues.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Car Accident: 40%
    28 years
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
    28 years
  3. Medical Malpractice: 20%
    28 years
  4. Workers Compensation: 10%
  5. Wrongful Death: 10%
    28 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($300-350/hour), contingent (33-40%), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Neil Taney O'Donnell

    I’ve been in cases with and against Ed Shaughnessy. He is an outstanding lawyer — creative, aggressive, and thoughtful. Ed advances his clients’ interests ethically and vigorously. Simply put, Ed Shaughnessy’s clients are very well-served.

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    Neil O'Donnell Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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Contact info

Law Offices of Edward P. Shaughnessy

731 Lehigh Street
Easton, PA, 18042

20 East Broad Street
Bethlehem, PA, 18017

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive198806/25/2016
PAActive198804/02/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2016
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2016
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2013
Pennsylvania Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2013
Pennsylvania Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2012
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2012
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2012
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2011
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2011
Pennsylvania Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2011
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2010
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2010
Pennsylvania Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2010
Pennsylvania Super LawyerPennsylvania Super Lawyers2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Edward Shaughnessy1991 - Present
AssociateLaw Offices of Gus Milides1988 - 1991
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present
Pa Association for JusticeN/A1988 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A1988 - Present
Northampton County Bar AssociationEditor, Northampton County Reporter2002 - 2016
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Renna v. Schadt, M.D., 2013 Pa. Super. 34Verdict for Plaintiff
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Northampton County ReporterEditorN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
University of Massachusetts, AmherstEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Rotary ClubCurrent Topics in Civil Litigation2010
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationCurrent Topics in Medical Malpractice2007