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Edith A. Pearce

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The Pearce Law Firm, specializing in personal injury and employment law, believes in "working toward settlement while aggressively preparing for trial." Edith Pearce has a competitive advantage in settling cases and maximizing recovery for her clients. Ms. Pearce began her legal career working for almost ten years as a trial lawyer for an insurance company and then a defense law firm, giving her inside knowledge on insurance practices and trial defenses.


An exceptionally smart (she is a member of MENSA) and gifted personal injury lawyer, Edith Pearce is a highly sought after trial attorney. She has been recognized as the best of the best by her peers, being named a 2005 "Super Lawyer," reserved for the top 5% of Pennsylvania lawyers and receiving the highest rating, "AV", from Martindale-Hubbell. Edith A. Pearce is a well known legal expert who has appeared on numerous television programs. Put her inside knowledge, intelligence, and experience to work for you.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Trucking Accident: 20%
  2. Employment: 20%
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
  4. Slip and Fall: 20%
    6 years
  5. Car Accident: 20%

Payment

Fees:

Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jennifer L. Gilliland-Vanasdale

    I endorse this lawyer. Edie is an outstanding lawyer. She is an asset to the legal community and her clients. I strongly recommend her to injured parties looking for superior representation and results.

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    Jennifer Gilliland-Vanasdale Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Gary Theodore Vanasdale

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    Gary Vanasdale Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The Pearce Law Firm, P.C.

1429 Walnut Street
14th Floor
Philadelphia, PA, 19102-3218

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive199304/02/2016
DCSuspended199607/05/2016
NJAdministrative - Not authorized to practice199306/25/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2016
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2015
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2014
The Million Dollar Advocates ForumThe Million Dollar Advocates Forum2012
Philadelphia’s Top Rated Lawyers®Philadelphia Inquirer2012
New Jersey’s Top LawyersInside Jersey Magazine2012
Top Women Lawyers in the NortheastArrive Magazine2011
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2010
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2009
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2008
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2007
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Pearce Law Firm, P.C.2004 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Philadelphia Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
fatal crash accident$2.6 million dollar settlement
fatal crash accident$2.6 million dollar settlement
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
15th Annual Personal Injury PotpourriIssues in Negligent Security Cases2013
Philadelphia Injury Lawyer BlogMediation Recommended Over Trial in Some Cases for Personal Injury Lawsuits in Philadelphia2008
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Villanova UniversityAccountingBS - Bachelor of Science1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
15th Annual Personal Injury Potpourrinegligent security cases2011