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 Top tier education with two ivy league degrees (Penn. Cornell law)


Unbeatable experience with ten years training at large law firms in Philadelphia


Served as in house counsel for two years.


Knowledge of law  Adjunct Professor of law at local college


Military experience  First Lieutenant US Army, (RET)


I will bring the quality of a large firm and the personal attention of a solo practice to every case.


Practice areas


  1. Lawsuits & Disputes: 45%
    23 years
  2. Insurance: 25%
  3. Business: 25%
  4. Arbitration: 5%



Hourly ($250-375/hour), contingent (33%), Free consultation (60 minutes), Pro bono (10%)

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Contact info

106 W Front St
Media, PA, 19063


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
GranteeGlobal Who's Who2014
Nomination for Candidate for State SenateDemocratic Party2010
Student's choice awardStrayer University2009
Nomination as Candidate for JudgeDemocratic Party2007
Lawyers on the fast trackLegal inteligencer2002
Young Lawyer Executive Board Vice ChairPhiladelphia Bar Association1999
Coordinator High School Mock TrialTemple University LEAP ProgramN/A
John Marshall Honor SocietyUniversity ofPennsylvaniaN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ProfessorStrayer University2007 - 2010
OwnerFarrell Law Office2002 - 2014
Vice President Gen. Counselred Bell Brewing co.2001 - 2002
AssociatePost & Schell1995 - 2001
AssociateStradley Ronon1993 - 1995
LieutenantUs Army Reserves1988 - 1995
Association namePosition nameDuration
Democratic PartyCommitteeperson1997 - Present
Philadelphia bar assoc.N/AN/A
Philadelphia Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionVice ChairN/A
Philadelphia Bar FoundationTrustee1995 - 1999
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Homeless Advocacy ProjectN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Silva v. Horizon Unlimitedvictory for client at every level
Sullivan v. Warminster TownshipN/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
Delaware County 'Daily TimesSeveral articles regarding the election of a state senator2005
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Cornell Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1988
US ArmyN/AOfficer basic schoolN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Peoples Law SchoolCivil ProcedureN/A
Conference of Visiting JuristsUS Legal SystemN/A