Lowenthal and Abrams, P.C.

We are Injury and Social Security Disability Attorneys with Toughness and Integrity. There is a Medical Doctor and Nurse on Staff for Rapid Case Assessment. No fee unless we recover for you. Serving Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York

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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 Senior Trial Attorney, Dennis Abrams is well-known and respected, having been recognized by Super Lawyers, the National Trial Lawyers top 100 and the American Society of Legal Advocates. Dennis and the rest of L&A's litigators are never afraid to take a case to trial.

With offices in Philadelphia, Bala Cynwyd, Harrisburg, Pittsburgh and Erie, Pennsylvania along with two offices in New Jersey and two more in New York, L&A is well situated to represent personal injury clients throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York.

L&A's attorneys handle cases involving: personal injury (automobile accidents, slip and falls;) medical malpractice; nursing home abuse and negligence; 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

Phone
  • 888-316-9440
Fax

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Contingency fees. No fee unless you are compensated.

Office Information

Office Hours

9:00-5:00

Office Manager

Amy

Emergency After Hours

Yes

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
With both a medical doctor and nurse on staff, Lowenthal & Abrams can quickly review your case. Call us today for a free consultation! Offices in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York.
Lowenthal & Abrams has been representing injured people and their loved ones since 1976. Our team of attorneys includes both a medical doctor and a nurse, enabling us to perform rapid case reviews right in our offices.

We handle cases involving auto accidents, slip and falls (along with other injuries,) medical malpractice, workers' compensation, social security disability (SSDI) and nursing home abuse.

With a top flight team of attorneys, the lawyers of Lowenthal & Abrams are never afraid to take a case through litigation when necessary. We work together with our clients to obtain the best possible result in the shortest possible time.

Most importantly, when you retain us to represent you or a loved one, you become part of our team. We don't just represent you, we listen to you. Our communication with our clients helps us to make certain that we understand not only your case, but your needs and concerns.

At Lowenthal & Abrams there is no charge for a consultation, and no fee unless we recover for you. We have offices throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York for your convenience.

If you or a loved one has been injured due to the negligence of another, call us today at 1-888-316-9440.

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 twelve attorneys, including ten litigators. 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.
License
  • Bar Number: 19558
    Pennsylvania , 1974
Education
  • 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
Education
  • 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.
Education
  • 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
Education
  • 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.
Education
  • 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.
License
  • Bar Number: 57673
    Pennsylvania , 1989
  • Bar Number: 01751
    New Jersey , 1989
Education
  • Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law
    J.D. , 1989
  • St. Joseph's University
    B.A. History , 1986

W. Daniel Feehan

Daniel assists disabled individuals in the process of obtaining and keeping Social Security Disability Benefits (SSDI).

In addition to helping his clients file for Social Security when they are unable to work, Daniel helps those who have been denied SSDI and need assistance in navigating the appeals process.




Education
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania
    Bachelor of Science , 2004
    West Chester, PA

    Honors: Cum laude

  • Wiedener University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 2011
    Wilmington, DE

    2010 Philadelphia Bar Association Public Interest Section Outstanding Studen Award


    Graduated with Pro Bono Distinction

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.
Education
  • 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.
License
  • Bar Number: 35865
    Pennsylvania
  • Bar Number: 040882004
    New Jersey
Education
  • 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.
License
  • Bar Number: 83231
    Pennsylvania , 1999
Education
  • Widener University School of Law (Delaware)
    JD , 1998
    cum laude
  • Dickinson College
    BA , 1994

Scott Yesner

Scott Scott focuses his work at Lowenthal & Abrams on issues surrounding personal injury law, with a focus on automobile accidents.

Very interested in helping others, Scott was an orphanage volunteer in both Russia and Argentina.
Education
  • Earle Mack School of Law at Drexel University
    JD , 2012
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    BA , 2009

S. Lee Merritt

S. Lee Merritt is an attorney who is focused on helping people. Since 2011, Lee's focus has been on assisting those who have been injured due to the actions of others. He also represents employees who have been hurt at work and need workers' compensation benefits.

Prior to graduating law school, Lee served as an Extern for the Honorable C. Darnell Jones, II, in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Before attending law school, he spent his time as a social justice instructor and an educator.

Extremely interested in helping his community, Lee serves as a volunteer attorney for the Ayuda Bilingual Community Legal Aid Clinic and as a member of the Board of Directors of the City Invincible Charter School in Camden. In addition, he served with the Pennsylvania Innocence Project and founded the Camden Ward 4 Warriors Character and Fitness Youth Development Program.
License
  • Bar Number: 314891
    Pennsylvania , 2012
Education
  • Temple University School of Law
    JD , 2012

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