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For the past 28 years, I have represented more than a thousand individuals and their families in complex personal injury litigation in both state and federal courts. If you want an attorney who will stand with you and fight for you, call me today for a consultation.



  • Named Top 50 Women Lawyers in Pennsylvania, 2013, Philadelphia Magazine

  • Named “Best Lawyers in America” as selected by peers 2012, 2013

  • Associate, American Board of Trial Advocates

  • Board Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy since 1996, the second woman in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to earn that distinction

  • Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum

  • Pennsylvania Magazine Super Lawyer 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014– a distinction limited to only 5% of the legal community ion Pennsylvania

  • Woman of Excellence Award Winner, as selected by the Scranton Chamber of Commerce


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Trucking Accident: 50%
    2 years
  2. Personal Injury: 50%
    30 years



Fixed (always), Free consultation (20 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Munley Law

227 Penn Avenue
Scranton, PA, 18503-1921


NYCurrently registered 200307/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2016
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Top 50 Women Lawyers in PASuper Lawyers2015
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2014
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2014
Super LawyerPennsylvania Magazine Super Lawyers2014
"Best Lawyers in America"Best Lawyers in America2014
Top 50 Women Lawyers in PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia Magazine2013
"Woman of Excellence Award"Scranton Chamber of Commerce2013
Top 25 Women Business ProfessionalsNortheast Pennsylvania Business Journal2011
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates ForumN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerMunley Law1986 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pennsylvania Association For JusticeExecutive Committee2009 - Present
American Board of Trial AdvocatesN/A2006 - Present
National Board of Trial AdvocacyN/A2006 - Present
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeStaff Member2004 - Present
Pennsylvania Association for JusticeBoard of Governors1989 - Present
Litigation Counsel of AmericaN/AN/A
American Association for JusticeSecretary, Trucking Litigation GroupN/A
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Association for JusticeFirst Vice Chair, Women's CaucusN/A
United States District Court for Middle District of PennsylvaniaCertified MediatorN/A
Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of AmericaN/AN/A
National College of AdvocacyDiplomatN/A
International Society of BarristersN/AN/A
American Association for JusticeBoard of Trustees member, the National College of AdvocacyN/A
Pennsylvania Association For JusticeChair, Women Trial Lawyers Committee2012 - 2013
Pennsylvania Association for JusticeDistrict Whip2007 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Struzzeri v. Wilkes-Barre General Hospital$1.5 million victory for victim's family
Seamans v. Universal Technical Institute$200,500 victory for plantiff
Allison Kowalski v. Patrick Webb$3.97 million settlement
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Publication nameTitleDate
AAJ Trial"Power-Up Your Discovery in Trucking Cases"N/A
Women Trial Lawyers Caucus Newsletter for AAJ"One of America's Most Fundamental Rights Is Under Attack"N/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Kentucky Justice Association"Corporate Representative Deposition in Truck Cases"2013
American Association for Justice Annual Convention"Investigating Truck Crashes"2013
New Jersey Association for Justice"Investigating Evidence Exhibits in Truck Cases"2012
Pennsylvania Bar Institute Seminar, Scranton, PA"Leadership in the Law"2011
American Association for Justice, Interstate Trucking Litigation Group Seminar, Vancouver, Canada"The Butcher, The Baker, and The Candlestick Maker, Persuading the Jury in Tractor Trailer Cases"2010
American Association for Justice, Interstate Trucking Litigation Group Seminar, Las Vegas, NV"Discovery in Trucking Cases"2010
Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Philadelphia, PA"Selecting, Investigating, Evaluation and Settling Personal Injury Cases"2009
First Trial Advocacy College, Atlanta, GA"Litigating Truck Collision Cases"2009
American Association for Justice, Interstate Trucking Litigation Group Seminar, San Francisco, CA"Unique Discovery Issues in Trucking Cases - Not Your Daddy's Deposition"2009
American Association for Justice, Interstate Trucking Litigation Group"Reviews & Update: All The Latest Regarding Federal Regulations"2009