Lowenthal and Abrams, P.C.

Lowenthal and Abrams, P.C.

For over 40 years, we have been representing injury victims. Our team includes a lawyer/doctor and lawyer/nurse. Our practice includes Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Car Accidents, Personal Injury, SSDI & Workers' Compensation.

Firm Overview

Founded in 1975, the personal injury law firm of Lowenthal & Abrams has been assisting victims of negligence and abuse for almost 40 years.

Our attorneys include a medical doctor and nurse, allowing us to quickly assess your case right in our offices.

Our team of 14 attorneys is lead by Dennis Abrams, a well-known and respected litigator who has been recognized by Super Lawyers, the National Trial Lawyers top 100 and the American Society of Legal Advocates. Our team is never afraid to take your case to trial. Insurance companies know this and it matters.

L&A's attorneys handle cases involving: personal injury (car crashes, slip and falls) wrongful death, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, workers' compensation and social security disability.

At L&A there is never a charge for a consultation, and no fee unless you are compensated for your injuries. Contact us today to find out how the attorneys of Lowenthal & Abrams can help you.
Main Office

Bala Cynwyd Office
555 City Line Avenue
Suite 500
Bala Cynwyd  PA  19004

  • 888-316-9440


Free Initial Consultation?


Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Contingency fees. No fee unless you are compensated.

Office Information

Office Hours


Office Manager


Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken

English, Spanish

Other Offices

  • Bala Cynwyd Office
    555 City Line Avenue
    Suite 500
    Bala Cynwyd,  PA  19004
  • Philadelphia Office
    1800 JFK Blvd.
    Suite 300-28
    Philadelphia,  PA  19103
  • Erie Office
    1001 State Street
    Suite 1403
    Erie,  PA  16501
  • Pittsburgh Office
    One Oxford Centre
    301 Grant Street, Suite 4300-432
    Pittsburgh,  PA  15219
  • Harrisburg Office
    107 N. Front Street
    Suite 117
    Harrisburg,  PA  17101
  • Southern New Jersey Office
    385 Kings Highway North
    Suite 210
    Cherry Hill,  NJ  08034
  • Central New Jersey Office
    East Brunswick Center
    197 Route 18 South, Suite 3000-4243
    East Brunswick,  NJ  08816
  • New York City Office
    11 Broadway
    Suite 615
    New York,  NY  10004
  • Upstate New York Office
    397 Route 281
    P.O. Box 430
    Tully,  NY  13159-0430
Personal Injury
Our personal injury practice includes: Wrongful Death, Car Crashes, Slip and Falls, Product Liability and more. Contact us today for help.
Our team of 14 lawyers is available to represent all kinds of injury victims. If you have been harmed due to the negligence of another person or a business, Lowenthal & Abrams wants to help you.

When you call our firm, we will listen to what happened and give you an honest assessment of your case. We will explain your options to you and make certain you understand your rights. Throughout your case, we will communicate with you and be available to help you understand the process.

At Lowenthal & Abrams, the initial consultation is free and there is no fee unless you are compensated. Contact us immediately to learn how we can help you.
Workers Compensation
James Mogul, the head of our Workers' Compensation team, is a Certified Expert in Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Law.* He makes certain that every case is handled right.
When you are entitled to workers' compensation benefits in Pennsylvania, it helps to have an expert on your side. Jim Mogul is a certified expert in Pennsylvania workers' compensation law.*

With Jim and his team handling your case, you can be certain that you will have a passionate advocate on your side. Jim is involved in every case and makes sure that each client we take on is represented to his exacting standards.

When you retain Lowenthal & Abrams, our team is your team. We will fight to get you the benefits you deserve.

*Certified as a Specialist in the Practice of Workers' Compensation Law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Section on Workers' Compensation Law as Authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
Medical Malpractice
Our medical malpractice team is lead by well-respected litigator, Dennis Abrams. In addition, we have a lawyer who is a doctor and another who is a nurse. We know how to read your records, and we know how to handle the defense's experts.
Our medical malpractice team includes our Senior Litigator, Dennis Abrams. Dennis has obtained compensation in excess of $11 million for our clients. His team includes a medical doctor who is a lawyer and a nurse who is a lawyer. We are joined by other attorneys who have experienced great success in court and a top notch paralegal staff.

Each and every medical malpractice case we take on gets the best we have to offer. We understand how medical malpractice affects you and your family. We know that you want someone by your side you can depend on.

When you call us, we will listen to what happened to you and give you our honest assessment of your case. When you retain us, we will keep you informed and make certain you understand how your claim will proceed.

Contact our medical malpractice team today. We are here to fight for you.
The Social Security Administration is a maze. Our team of lawyers knows how to navigate that maze to help you obtain your SSDI benefits.
You have worked all of your adult life and paid in to the Social Security system. Now you are injured or sick and no longer able to work. If you find yourself in this situation, you are entitled to receive the benefits for which you have paid all of these years.

At Lowenthal & Abrams, we help people like you every day who need help getting their benefits. Whether are filing for the first time, or have been denied and need assistance with an appeal, we will walk you through the SSDI process and fight for the benefits to which you are entitled.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

When Jeff Lowenthal founded Lowenthal & Abrams in 1975, it was specifically with the goal of helping those who have been injured and need help. As the firm has grown, it has attracted attorneys who have the same philosophy.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

Many of our lawyers have substantial experience in the practice of law. Included among our attorneys are a doctor and a lawyer who use their medical knowledge to negotiate settlements and try cases at an extremely high level.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

We have fourteen lawyers on our team. We are not afraid to try cases when insurance companies refuse to offer fair settlements. Knowing this, insurance companies treat us differently.

Jeff Lowenthal

Jeffrey Lowenthal is the founding and managing partner of Lowenthal & Abrams. His focuses on personal injury cases, including medical malpractice, auto accidents, social security disability, workers' compensation and nursing home abuse & neglect. Jeff also spends considerable amount of his time assisting churches and nonprofit organizations.

Based in Bala Cynwyd, near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the firm of Lowenthal & Abrams represents clients in Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey, with convenient locations throughout those states.
  • Bar Number: 19558
    Pennsylvania , 1974
  • Villanova University School of Law
    J.D. , 1973
  • Penn State University
    B.A. , 1970

Dennis Abrams

Dennis Abrams is the Senior Trial Partner with Lowenthal & Abrams Dennis has won numerous awards for his work litigating medical malpractice cases. He has been recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer as well as elected to The National Trial Lawyer
  • West Virginia University College of Law
    JD , 1977
  • Middlebury College
    BA , 1973

Esther Gallagher

Dr. Esther Gallagher is a medical malpractice and catastrophic injury attorney with the law firm of Lowenthal & Abrams.

Prior to becoming a lawyer, Esther practiced as a medical doctor in New York. Included among her medical roles was serving as chair of the Quality Assurance and Risk Management Committee at a hospital.

Esther's experience as a doctor, quality assurance manager, and lawyer enables her to review cases and medical records with a unique understanding of how both the legal and medical systems work. This knowledge has been invaluable to her practice in representing clients who have been injured as a result of medical malpractice.

The medical expertise which Esther brings to her cases is an overwhelming advantage to her and to other members of the firm. Such expertise is utilized at all stages of personal injury practice, from interview and case evaluation through to trial cases toward settlement.
  • Syracuse University College of Law
    JD , 1993
    cum laude
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    M.D. , 1972
  • University of Delaware
    B.A. , 1968
    cum laude

James Mogul

James Mogul is a certified* workers' compensation attorney in Pennsylvania. He leads Lowenthal & Abrams' workers compensation department, where he is know for the way he closely manages each and every case that the firm takes on.

Jim chose to handle workers' compensation because he wants to help people who find themselves in difficult situations.

A frequent speaker on issues involving workers' compensation, Jim is a member of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers' Association and has been honored as Main Line Today as a Top Lawyer in Workers' Compensation Law.

*Certified as a Specialist in the Practice of Workers' Compensation Law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Section on Workers' Compensation Law as Authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
  • Boston University School of Law
    JD , 1983
  • Haverford College
    BA , 1979

John Aris

John Aris focuses his practice on personal injury ; specifically automobile and slip and fall cases. John has been recognized in Pennsylvania as a Top Lawyer in Main Line Today for personal injury law.
  • University of Michigan Law School
    JD , 1991
  • The College of William and Mary
    BA , 1988

Regina McIlvaine

Regina focuses her practice on personal injury issues; including products liability, premises liability (such as slip and fall,)and automobile accidents.

Born in Philadelphia, Regina was admitted to the bar in 1989 and joined Lowenthal & Abrams in 2010. She has extensive legal experience and she has handled many cases from pleadings through pre-trial motions.
  • Bar Number: 57673
    Pennsylvania , 1989
  • Bar Number: 01751
    New Jersey , 1989
  • Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
    J.D. , 1989
  • St. Joseph's University
    B.A. History , 1986

Anita L Pitock

Anita is both a nurse and an attorney, which gives her a unique perspective her practice areas of medical malpractice and nursing home abuse.

After her years as a nurse, Anita became a lawyer because she wanted to help those who have been a victim due to negligence on the part of doctors, nurses and other medical professionals.

Well respected in the legal community, Anita was named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers. She is also a frequent speaker on issues involving nursing home abuse and medical malpractice.
  • Villanova University School of Law
    JD , 2001
  • DeSales University
    BSN Nursing , 1999
  • St. Joseph's School of Nursing
    RN Nursing , 1977

Margaret Quinlan

Margaret (Peggy) Quinlan focuses her practice on personal injury, including slip and falls, dog bites, assault and other areas where people are hurt due to the negligence of people or businesses. Before becoming a plaintiff's attorney, Peggy handled the defense side. This means she knows the tactics the defense will take in your case.

Peggy chose to switch sides because she found that she didn't like handling defense cases. She wanted to help people who were hurt, instead of protecting insurance companies and businesses.
  • Bar Number: 35865
  • Bar Number: 040882004
    New Jersey
  • Villanova University School of Law
    JD , 1981
  • Plymouth State University
    BA , 1977

Jennifer Ellis

Jennifer Ellis brings a combination of technology and legal knowledge to Lowenthal & Abrams, where she focuses on advising the other attorneys and clients on issues relating to social media and personal injury.

Jennifer is a national speaker and author, having spoken for organizations such as the American Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. She wrote the chapter on social media for the book, 2013 Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide. Jennifer speaks and writes on issues including social media, legal ethics, and technology for law firms.
  • Bar Number: 83231
    Pennsylvania , 1999
  • Widener University School of Law (Delaware)
    JD , 1998
    cum laude
  • Dickinson College
    BA , 1994

Scott Yesner

Scott D. Yesner is a personal injury lawyer with Lowenthal & Abrams. He focuses his practice on motor vehicle accidents and slip and fall cases. It is very important to Scott that each and every client is well-advised about what is going on at every stage of the case. He understands that people who have never had to work with an attorney before can be both confused and frightened and he does everything he can to alleviate his clients' concerns.
  • Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University
    JD , 2012
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    BA , 2009

Mauri Levy

Mauri Levy brings substantial experience in Pennsylvania workers' compensation practice to Lowenthal & Abrams. Her background includes handling both claimant and defense cases, which means she knows how insurance companies think. This knowledge allows her to be one step ahead of the insurance companies as they seek to minimize or eliminate your workers' compensation claim.

Prior to joining our firm in 2014, Mauri had many years of experience representing injured workers. She handles benefits claims from preparation to presentation in workers' compensation court. Her out-of-the-box thinking means that Mauri is able to create novel legal arguments to make certain that each client gets the best representation possible. In addition to her thorough knowledge of workers' compensation law, Mauri has substantial experience handling issues involving Medicare and liens in her clients' cases.

Mauri obtained her undergraduate degree from Pennsylvania State University, and her law degree from Villanova University School of Law.
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Villanova University School of Law

Gary Solomon

Gary brings his almost 30 years of experience to his catastrophic injury litigation practice. He represents clients who have been victims of or lost their loved ones too medial malpractice, serious car accidents and other tragic events. A well-respected lawyer, Gary is a frequent speaker at continuing legal education seminars.
  • Temple University School of Law
    JD , 1988

Jared Shavitz

Jared Shavitz is a Social Security Disability attorney at Lowenthal & Abrams. Prior to joining the firm, Jared spent his time focusing on investigating evidence, including reviewing documents such as jury transcripts and interviewing witnesses. In addition, Jared served as an Intern to Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery.
  • Temple University Beasley School of Law

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