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I am a founding partner of Delany & OBrien. Delany and OBrien is a progressive defense litigation law firm committed to providing its clients with high-quality, cost-effective legal services. We have strategically placed offices in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York; however, we represent many of our clients interests nationally.
Delany and O'Brien is a highly qualified law firm that specializes in all types of complex litigation to fit our customers needs.



Practice areas


  1. Government: 34%
  2. Litigation: 33%
  3. General Practice: 33%


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Delany & O'Brien

Constitution Place, Suite 1320
325 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19106

Delany and O'Brien

161 North Broad Street
Woodbury, NJ, 08096-1718

Delany and O'Brien

80 Broad St., 5th Floor
New York City, NY, 10004-2257

Delany and O'Brien

1000 North West St., Suite 1200
Wilmington, DE, 19801

Delany and O'Brien

111 South Calvert St., Suite 2700
Baltimore, MD, 21202



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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
NJ Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
PA Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
NJ Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
PA Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
NJ Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
PA SuperlawyerSuper Lawyers2009
NJ SuperlawyerSuper Lawyers2008
PA SuperlawyerSuper Lawyers2008
NJ SuperlawyerSuper Lawyers2007
PA SuperlawyerSuper Lawyers2007
NJ SuperlawyerSuper Lawyers2006
PA SuperlawyerSuper Lawyers2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding Partner/OwnerDelany and O'Brien1990 - Present
Senior Associate; Resident Manager of Philadelphia OfficeBudd, Larner, Gross, Picillo, Rosenbaum, Greenberg & Sade1987 - 1990
Asst. CounselPhiladelphia Housing Authority1985 - 1987
Association namePosition nameDuration
Certified Civil Trial Advocated by the National Board of Trial AdvocacyN/AN/A
Defense Research Institute (Toxic Tort, Construction and Products)N/AN/A
American Bar Association (Construction and Employment)N/AN/A
Camden County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
New Jersey Bar Association (Construction and Employment)N/AN/A
Pennsylvania Bar Association (Litigation and Products)N/AN/A
Philadelphia Bar AssociationN/AN/A
New York Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Federation of Defense and Corporate CounselN/AN/A
United States District Court for the Western District of PennsylvaniaN/AN/A
United States District Court for the Middle District of PennsylvaniaN/AN/A
Certified by the Supreme Court of NJ as a Civil Trial AttorneyN/AN/A
Member of the New Jersey Supreme CourtN/AN/A
Member of New York Supreme CourtN/AN/A
Member of Pennsylvania Supreme CourtN/AN/A
Member of United States Supreme CourtN/AN/A
Member of United States Court of Appeals for Third CircuitN/AN/A
Member of United States District Court for the District of New JerseyN/AN/A
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New YorkN/AN/A
National Board of Trial AdvocacyNational Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyers & Trial AttorneysN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
For The Defense (DRI, Defense Research Institute)A Litigator’s Guide to Health and Environmental Issues2012
For The Defense (DRI, Defense Research Institute)Protecting your client in the wake of catastrophe2011
Construction Litigation Desk Reference (DRI, Defense Research Institute)Construction Litigation Desk Reference: State by State Compendium2010
Environmental Claims JournalNanotechnology: The Gathering Storm2006
Mealey's Toxic Tort Law & Science ManualMealey's Toxic Tort Law & Science Manual1996
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Quinnipiac University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Albright CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1982
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Gloucester County Bar AssociationUtilizing Technology for Winning Trial Strategies2010
Juror Profiling in the MySpace®/Facebook© EraJuror Profiling in the MySpace®/Facebook© Era2008
EECMA 2008Climate Change: The Countervailing View and the Daubert Attack on Science of Global Warming2008
Mealey’s trial strategy seminar: How to Effectively Try Catastrophic ClaimsHow to Effectively Try Catastrophic Claims2007