Foley, Comerford & Cummins

Foley, Comerford & Cummins

Civil Litigation Attorneys in Scranton, Pennsylvania

Firm Overview

Founded in 1956, the Scranton, Pennsylvania law firm of Foley, Comerford & Cummins has maintained its excellent reputation for thorough and exceptional handling of the defense of civil litigation matters all across Northeastern Pennsylvania for more than 50 years. Our experienced attorneys provide a general range of litigation services and take pride in securing prompt results for our clients in a cost-effective and efficient manner. We are proud of our sustained record of success at trial as well as in negotiating favorable settlements with minimal litigation whenever possible. We concentrate our practice in the defense of the following types of matters:
-Insurance defense
-Civil Litigation

Experience, knowledge and integrity
At Foley, Comerford & Cummins the depth of our experience and knowledge of the law are some of our greatest assets in protecting and advancing our clients' interests. Our attorneys are honest and forthright,and uphold the highest principles of integrity, in their dealings with clients, opposing council and the court.

Responsive and attentive counsel
It is always our goal to be responsive to the needs and concerns of our clients. We design strategies to address and meet the reasonable goals and expectations of our clients in a prompt and efficient manner. Over the years, our clients and our colleagues at law have recognized our high professional and ethical standards. Our attorneys are AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, and BV Distinguished Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest ratings available.

Main Office

Main Office
507 Linden Street, Suite 700
Scranton PA 18503



Personal Injury

The Law Offices of Foley, Comerford & Cummins will represent your Personal Injury legal matters.

The Law Offices of Foley, Comerford & Cummins will represent your Personal Injury legal matters.

Timothy E. Foley

Foley, Comerford & Cummins

Timothy E. Foley, Esquire is a partner with the firm and focuses his practice in insurance defense litigation.

Attorney Foley is a cum laude graduate of both the University of Scranton and the Villanova University School of Law. While studying at Villanova, Attorney Foley served on the Editorial Board of the Villanova Law Review and was selected as a member of the prestigious Order of the Coif, a national legal honor society. At graduation, he received the St. Ives Medal for the highest grades in his graduating class.

After graduating from law school, he served as the Law Clerk for Chief Judge William J. Nealon in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Following that clerkship, Mr. Foley entered into private practice, where he has handled insurance defense matters ever since.

Attorney Foley has served as the President of the Lackawanna County Bar Association. He also has been a member of the House of Delegates of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Within the Pennsylvania Bar Association, he has also served on the Committee for Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility along with the Committee for Military and Veterans Affairs.

Mr. Foley is also one of the few attorneys in Northeastern Pennsylvania to be selected as a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers. He is also a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He has presented several seminars and has been honored for his pro bono work in Lackawanna County.

Since its inception, Attorney Foley has been recognized as a Super Lawyer in the Philadelphia Magazine as one of the top insurance defense attorneys in Pennsylvania.

Attorney Foley is a certified Federal Mediator and is also a panel member with the alternative dispute resolution firm, ADR Options, Inc. of Philadelphia.

Mr. Foley is a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army Reserve, having served during the Persian Gulf War. He resides in Waverly, Pennsylvania with his wife, Susan, and has four children and five grandchildren.

Admitted: 1971, Pennsylvania; United States Supreme Court; United States Appeals Court for the Third Circuit; United States Federal District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania; All trial and appellate state courts in Pennsylvania.

Law School: Villanova University, J.D.

Member: Lackawanna County (Former President) and Pennsylvania Bar Associations.

Biography: Order of the Coif. Member, Editorial Board of Law Review, 1970-1971. Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers. American Board of Trial Advocates.

Born: Scranton, Pennsylvania, October 30, 1946


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