Law Offices of Richard A Jaffe, LLC

Law Offices of Richard A Jaffe, LLC


Firm Overview

Since 1994, the Law Offices of Richard A. Jaffe, LLC, has been providing compassionate, comprehensive Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability (SSD) representation throughout southeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. We provide aggressive legal representation with honesty and integrity for workers injured on the job. With our help, clients recover workers' compensation benefits and pursue third-party claims when appropriate. Our mission is to protect the rights of injured workers and hold employers accountable.

Main Office

Main Office
Two Penn Center, Ste 1922
1500 John F Kennedy Blvd


(215) 496-9607


215 496 9609


Free Initial Consultation?

Free Initial Consultations

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

All services performed on a Contingent Fee Basis; pay no money unless we win.

Office Information

Office Hours

M-F 8:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Workers Compensation

After working for 8 years as the Plaintiff Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability lawyer for a prominent Philadelphia Defense Firm, I started the Law Offices of Richard A Jaffe in June, 1994 to solely represent injured individuals in their PA WC and PA/NJ Social Security Claims. I have been named to the PA SuperLawyers listfor 12 straight years 2006,-2017 . I also have been rated 10/10 Superb by I have also been named a Fellow by the Litigation Counsel of America and am Peer Rated by Martindale Hubbel. Effective May 1, 2013 I am Certified as a Specialist in the Practice of Workers Compensation Law by the PA Bar Association's Section on Workers Compensation as Authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.

Richard Jaffe

Law Offices of Richard A Jaffe, LLC

With more than 30 years of experience handling more than 1,000 claims, attorney Richard A. Jaffe has what it takes to pursue a claim through to its conclusion. Richard has a hard-earned reputation for being a strong advocate for workers. This reputation has garnered him acknowledgement within the legal profession, including being selected to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list each year between 2006 and 2017.
Before starting this firm, Richard A. Jaffe served as an associate for eight years at a prominent center-city insurance defense firm. He represented injured workers and workers' compensation insurance companies alike. Even then, he gravitated toward helping injured workers.

As a result of representing both sides, he was able to learn how insurance companies handle workers' compensation claims, and he uses this knowledge to better represent injured workers in their current claims.

Mr. Jaffe has handled well over a thousand cases on behalf of injured workers in southeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. He has been selected for inclusion in the Pennsylvania Super
Lawyers list for 12 years in a row. Additionally, Richard Jaffe was selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2015 and 2016 in the field of Workers' Compensation.


Bar Number: 44982
Pennsylvania, 1985

Bar Number: 026471985
New Jersey, 1986


University of Pennsylvania
B.A., 1981

Tulane Law School
J.D., 1985

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