I think my ability to work with a variety of individuals is the result of many of life's experiences, not merely as a lawyer for the past 38 years, but as a husband, father of three, and now grandfather of one (june 16, 2015), my relationship with my extended family and network of friends I have met over the years, many of whom I have known since I was in grade school.
I also think that work that I did during summer vacations starting when I was 15 years old introdcued me to all kinds of people. Starting when I worked as a cashier at a fast food chain, a newspaper distributing company from midnight to eight every Sunday morning throughout high school, as a merchant seaman for several summer and winter vacations during college for the SunOil Transport Company and lastly as a bartender for the DuPont Country Club and Hotel gave me experiences that you just can't learn in school.
Relating to people on an individual level is what I like most about the law practice I have which gives me great pleasure when I am able to truly make someone's life better after tragic accidents.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top Lawyer in Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation||Main Line Today Magazine||2007|
|Owner||Monahan Law Practice, P.C.||1987 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Sweeney Sheehan||1985 - 1987|
|Associate||Krusen Evans and Byrne||1980 - 1985|
|Staff Attorney||PMA Insurance Company||1979 - 1980|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Chester County Bar Association||Member||2015 - Present|
|Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association||Member||2014 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||1979 - Present|
|Pennsylvania Law Weekly||The Use of Pseudonyms in Civil Suits Over Sexual Abuse||2015|
|Consumer Guide to Pennsylvania's Confusing Auto Insurance Laws||Pennsylvania Auto Insurance Laws||2006|
|Consumer Guide to Pennsylvania's Confusing Work Related Injury and Workers' Compensation Claims||Work Related Injuries||2006|
|Villanova University School of Law||LL.M - Master of Laws||2000|
|Academy of Advocacy||Fellow of the Academy||1987|
|Villanova University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1978|
|Clergy Sexual Abuse||$500,000 settlement|
|Clergy Sexual Abuse Settlement||$700,000 settlement|
|Chester County Auto Accident||$650,000|
|Clergy Sexual Abuse against Religious Order||$2.25 Million Mediated Settlement|
|Will Contest Trial||Favorable verdict for client|
|Trucking Accident Mediation||$1.1 Million Dollar Settlement|
Posted by Patti
Wed Aug 12 2015
Posted by Dennis
Mon Aug 10 2015
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