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Tim Brennan was raised in the coal region working in his family’s well known mom and pop restaurant. He then relocated to the Lehigh Valley shortly after graduating from law school.


Mr. Brennan graduated from Ursinus College in 2000, where he received his Bachelor of Arts with a double major in English and Politics and a double minor in International Relations and American Studies. During this period he completed separate United States Congressional Internships with Congressmen Joe Hoeffel and Congressman Tim Holden.


Mr. Brennan also graduated from Widener University School of Law in 2003, where he was a leadership scholar, served as a senior member of the Law Review and graduated cum laude. He received the 2003 Widener Law Journal Outstanding Student Article Award for his article on Pennsylvania’s redistricting. He also studied at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland and Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic.


Mr. Brennan previously served as an attorney for a large defense firm and for the Governor’s Office of General Counsel. He was appointed Assistant Solicitor for the City of Bethlehem in 2005 by Mayor John B. Callahan, where he also represented the Police and Fire Pension Funds. In 2008 he was appointed as Solicitor for Northampton County Controller Stephen J. Barron.


Mr. Brennan has been published in the fields of equine law and redistricting law, has argued several times before Commonwealth Court and has lectured on various topics at the Dickinson School of Law and for the Pennsylvania Bar Association. He has appeared on numerous local and national television and radio shows.


Mr. Brennan volunteers for or has founded a number of charitable, legal, political, religious and community organizations and is an Adjunct Professor for Northampton Community College. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Bars.


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Contact info

Brennan Law Office
2030 Tilgham Street, Suite 203
Allentown, PA, 181044354

Masonic Building, Suite 310
4 South 2nd Street
Pottsville, PA, 17901

102 Shewell Avenue
Doylestown, PA, 18901


Practice areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 45%
    13 years
  2. Personal Injury: 15%
    13 years
  3. Government: 10%
    13 years
  4. General Practice: 10%
    13 years
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawers2015
Nation's Top One Percent AwardNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Rising StarSuperLawyers2014
Rising StarSuperLawyers2013
Rising StarSuperLawyers2012
2010 Labor Partner of the Year AwardAFL-CIO Lehigh Valley Labor Counsel2010
2003 Widener Law Journal Outstanding Student Article AwardWidener Law Journal2003
Cum LaudeWidener University School of Law2003
Dean Anthony J. Santoro Leadership ScholarWidender University School of Law2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Hearing Committee MemberThe Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pensylvania2012 - Present
OwnerBrennan Law Offices2012 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorNorthampton County Community College2008 - Present
SolicitorNorthampton County Controller's Office2008 - Present
AttorneyCroslis & Brennan Law Offices2008 - 2012
Assistant SolicitorCity of Bethlehem2005 - 2008
AttorneyMarshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin2004 - 2005
Legislative AssistantPennsylvania General Assembly2003 - 2004
Certified Legal InternGovernor's Office of General Counsel, Pennsylvania Department of Trasnportation2002 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Northampton County Foreclosure DivergencePro Bono counsel2013 - Present
Bethlehem Mounted PolicePro Bono counsel2010 - Present
Friends of St. Kieran’sPro bono counsel2008 - Present
Project Children Charity AlbumOrganizer2007 - Present
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil WarMember2007 - Present
American College of Equine AttorneysMember2007 - Present
Finnegan’s Wake, Heckshersville Irish Festival, ActorActor2006 - Present
Northampton County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Equestrian Aid FoundationVolunteer2004 - Present
Thoreau Sauntering SocietyMember2002 - Present
Delta Theta Phi Law FraternityMember2002 - Present
Saint Clair Fish and GameMember1996 - Present
Ancient Order of HiberniansMember1996 - Present
Schuylkill County Women in CrisisVolunteer1996 - 1998
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re Nomination Petition of Horton, 165 MD 2010 (Pa. Commw. 2010)Successful defense.
Gordon v. WCAB (Showcase Publications), 5 CD 2010 (Pa. Commw. 2010)N/A
F & L Leasing, Inc. v. Plaxico Burress, No. 2006-1740 (Lebanon County C.C.P. 2009)Successful defense
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Publication nameTitleDate
2nd Annual Equine Law SeminarPennsylvania Bar Institute2010
1st Annual Equine Law SeminarPennsylvania Bar Institute2009
4th Annual Animal Law SeminarPennsylvania Bar Institute2007
Widener Law JournalCleaning Out the Augean Stables: Pennsylvania's Most Recent Redistricting2003
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Widener University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Ursinus CollegePolitics & EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Trinity College, DublinN/AN/AN/A
Charles UniversityN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
2012 Athletes & Agents ConferenceContract Law, Sports Law2012
Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2nd Annual Equine LawEquine Law, Damages, Consumer Protections and Strict Liability2010
BBC World News, 2010 United States General Election CoverageAmerican Politics2010
Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 1st Annual Equine LawEquine Law and Damages2009
Business Matter, WFMZ Channel 69, Why Americans Don't CareAmerican Politics2009
Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 4th Annual Animal Law Seminar (with Governor Rendell)Equine Law2007
Dickinson School of Law, Guest LecturerEquine Law, Insurance, Transportation, Securities and Antitrust, Tort Law2007
Nativity B.V.M. High School, Terrorism and the Constitution, Guest SpeakerConstitutional Law2003