ExpiredPersonal Injury Potpourri, December 2021

  • December 16, 2021
    8:30 am - 4:45 pm
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The Northeastern PA Trial Lawyers Association
201 Franklin Avenue, Suite 1
Scranton, PA 18503

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Friday, December 10, 2021

Cancellations must be received on or before December 10, 2021, for a full refund.
After that date, a $75 cancellation fee will be applied.


Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021

  • 8:30 a.m.
    Criminal Landmines in Civil Cases – Peter Paul Olszewski, Esq., Scartelli Olszewski, Scranton
  • 9:00 a.m.
    Lifting the Veil of Secrecy on Physician Peer Review Records – Malcolm L. MacGregor, Esq., McDonald & MacGregor, Scranton
  • 9:30 a.m.
    The Ramifications of Ill-Prepared Corporate Designees in Medical Malpractice Cases – Kevin C. Quinn, Esq., and Christopher C. Quinn, Esq., Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn, Kingston
  • 10:00 a.m.
  • 10:15 a.m.
    Deposing the Defendant Doctor in a Medical Malpractice Case – Michael J. Kowalski, Esq., DiStasio & Kowalski, Wilkes-Barre
  • 10:45 a.m.
    NATIONAL SPEAKER – Successfully Weaving Pre-Trial Focus Groups Into Winning at Trial: A Case Study – Antonio Romanucci, Esq., Romanucci & Blandin, Chicago, Ill.
  • 11:45 a.m.
  • 12:30 p.m.
    Proving Fault in Construction Liability Cases – Joseph G. Price, Esq., Dougherty, Leventhal & Price, Moosic, with Thom McAdams, Fleisher Forensics, Ambler
  • 1:30 p.m.
    Behind the Curtain: The Perspective from Former Insurance Defense Lawyers – James J. Amato, Esq., and Michael B. Smith, Esq., Fanelli, Evans & Patel, Pottsville
  • 2:00 p.m.
  • 2:15 p.m.
    Sequencing and Framing Liability and Damages – Edward J. Ciarimboli, Esq., Fellerman & Ciarimboli, Kingston
  • 2:45 p.m.
    Trial Tips, Tactics, and Lessons Learned – Neil T. O’Donnell, Esq., O’Donnell Law Offices, Kingston
  • 3:15 p.m.
    Third-Party Liability in Workers’ Compensation Cases – Kyle Stelmack, Esq., O’Malley & Langan, Scranton
  • 3:45 p.m.
    Views From the Bench (Ethics) – Honorable James A. Gibbons, Lackawanna County Court of Common Pleas; Honorable Tina Polachek Gartley, Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas; and Jason J. Legg, President Judge, Susquehanna County Court of Common Pleas. Moderators Joseph A. Quinn Jr., Esq., Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn, Kingston, and John R. Lenahan Jr., Esq., Lenahan & Dempsey, Scranton

FREE Holiday Happy Hour To Follow
At Ruth’s Chris Steak House


For more information, contact Paul Lyon, Event Coordinator, at paul@nepatla.org.


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