Your LOCAL Asbestos and Personal Injury Attorneys in Pennsylvania and New Jersey Leading the fight for asbestos, ovarian cancer and personal injury victims.

Firm Overview

Since 1983 Nass Cancelliere has earned a reputation as one of the premiere asbestos and personal injury law firms in the country. In the area of asbestos-related diseases alone, we have assisted more than 4,000 asbestos victims from Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, and have collected over $100 million in compensation for our clients. Our firm has also been instrumental in changing many of the laws in Pennsylvania to help asbestos victims. Our vast personal injury experience is now being put to use in representing victims in cases of ovarian cancer brought on by the use of talcum powder.

Main Office

Main Office
1515 Market Street
Suite 2000
Philadelphia PA 19102


(215) 546-8200


(215) 545-1591

Other Offices

Nass Cancelliere
106 W. Front Street
Media, PA

Nass Cancelliere
210 Haddon Avenue

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

The Philadelphia-based law firm of Nass Cancelliere, was founded in 1983 on the principle that every person is entitled to the very best in legal representation.

For more than 30 years, we have committed ourselves to protecting the rights of individuals from Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware who have been injured, disabled or died as a result of the neglect of others.

It is our law office's goal in every case that our clients receive the maximum amount of money damages and compensation that they are entitled to under the law.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

Asbestos Injury Litigation Experience

The Philadelphia law firm of Nass Cancelliere has established itself as a leader In representing asbestos victims from Pennsylvania, New Jersey & Delaware. Since 1983, our law firm has successfully handled over 4,000 individual asbestos-related claims. Our attorneys have extensive courtroom experience and have tried over 1,000 cases before juries, judges, and arbitrators.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Obtain maximum compensation and provide personal service

Our attorneys are well-known in Philadelphia and New Jersey as strong and aggressive advocates for the individuals and families we represent. What makes our firm different is that we do everything legally possible to make sure our clients receive the maximum amount of compensation they deserve. Unlike many other personal injury and asbestos law firms that would rather settle than fight, we are always willing to go the extra step to obtain the most money possible for our clients.

Our law office also prides itself on providing the utmost personal service to our clients. We always put our client's best interests first.

When you turn to Nass Cancelliere, you can count on close, personal attention.

Our attorneys will help you understand the legal remedies available to you, and fully explain the legal process of pursuing justice on your behalf.

Edward M. Nass, Esquire


Edward M. Nass, Esquire, is currently President and Managing Partner of Nass Cancelliere. Mr. Nass has devoted his entire legal career to protecting and pursuing the rights of individuals who have been injured, disabled, or died from asbestos exposure, or the result of accidents, work injuries, medical malpractice and dangerous products.

Mr. Nass has particularly distinguished himself as a trial attorney in all types of civil litigation. He has tried to verdict over 350 cases in his career. Twenty of his jury verdicts have been in excess of one million dollars. He has been honored with the Pennsylvania Super Lawyer designation since its inception, and was recently named as one of the nation's TOP ONE PERCENT of attorneys by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel. He also holds the highest attorney rating from Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Nass is well-known for his representation of asbestos victims. He handled his first asbestos case in 1981, and over the past 35 years, has represented thousands of asbestos victims, including hundreds of mesothelioma victims. Mr. Nass has won numerous multi-million dollar jury verdicts for asbestos victims from around the country. He is the only attorney to have ever won an asbestos trial in both Montgomery and Chester County. He was the first attorney in the country to have ever obtained a jury verdict against Dana Corporation, after Dana had obtained over 20 jury verdicts in its favor.

Mr. Nass is a devoted husband and father of four children. He also serves as an elder at the Lower Brandywine Presbyterian Church in Wilmington, Delaware.

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