Wagner & Finn

Wagner & Finn

Experienced and Respected Pennsylvania Attorneys

Firm Overview

Highly responsive and dedicated lawyers with more than 50 years of combined experience
Wagner & Finn is a small Pennsylvania law firm providing clients with skilled and experienced legal advice and representation. With their 50 years of shared experience, our attorneys find efficient and effective ways of accomplishing your goals in the most cost-effective manner. We represent individuals, businesses and employers and employees in state and federal courts throughout western and central Pennsylvania.

Partner Michael J. Wagner is distinguished among his peers for his professionalism and ethics. This means he pursues your interests with passion and integrity. Regardless of your legal matter, the attorneys at Wagner & Finn ensure that we are the best investment you make in yourself and your family's well-being.

A focus on success
Our attention to detail, preparation and willingness to take cases to trial enables us to achieve positive results on your behalf. We collaborate with experts and other highly qualified consultants to identify strengths and weaknesses in a case, develop persuasive arguments and prepare witnesses for testimony.

While we understand that litigation is sometimes necessary to achieve our clients' goals, we recommend against further pursuing a claim where no recovery appears likely. If litigation is not in your best interest, our attorneys can skillfully resolve your case through settlement negotiations, arbitration and mediation.

We have significant experience in:
Workers Compensation
Employment Law
Real Estate
Civil Litigation
Business Law
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Commitment to client service you can trust
You are important to us. If we take your case, it is because we believe in it. At Wagner & Finn, we provide prompt and thorough reporting so that every decision is made with a mutual understanding between ourselves and our clients. That's just one example of the emphasis we place on responsiveness and communication. We respond to all calls and inquiries in a timely manner.

Contact a Pennsylvania attorney at Wagner & Finn to schedule your initial consultation
We stress efficiency throughout the process of resolving your disputes. We welcome any questions you may have regarding your legal matter. Call Wagner & Finn at our Altoona office at 814-944-4700, in Ebensburg at 814-472-7833 or contact us online to schedule your initial consultation.

Main Office

Main Office
153 Lakemont Park Boulevard
Altoona PA 16602





Workers Compensation

Workers Compensation

Workers's Compensation is an area of practice requiring experience and knowledge in handling work injury claims. We will use our 30+ years of experience in Workers' Compensation to provide a fair and just disposition to your Workers' Compensation issues.

A work injury can be a difficult time for everyone, without the added confusion and frustration of workers' compensation laws and regulations. If you experience a work injury an experienced attorney can make a significant difference in the outcome of a workers compensation claim. At Wagner & Finn, our Pennsylvania workers compensation attorneys work aggressively to assemble the necessary evidence, calculate the amount of compensation due, initiate the appropriate workers' compensation proceeding, and bring the litigation to a prompt and favorable resolution. We have vast experience in workers comp, representing both companies and individuals. We regularly handle cases involving:

Medical Benefits
Temporary Total Disability (TTD) Benefits
Permanent Partial Disability (PPD)
Vocational Rehabilitation
Permanent Total Disability (PTD) Benefits
Death Benefits
Specific Loss

Contact reliable Pennsylvania workers compensation attorneys today
Our Pennsylvania Workmans Comp Lawyers will provide you with counsel regarding your workers' compensation rights as well as represent you in your disputed claims. We will guide you through traps and pitfalls that currently exist in the workers' compensation system that can lead to unfavorable outcomes. Contact a Pennsylvania Workers Comp Lawyer at Wagner & Finn for a free initial consultation. Flexible meeting times are available upon request.

Julie Sagaities

Wagner & Finn

Bar admissions
Pennsylvania, 1983
U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1984
U.S. Supreme Court, 1996

J.D., Dickinson School of Law, 1983
B.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 1977

Biographical details
Mr. Wagner is a founding partner with the Law Firm of Wagner & Finn. He serves as an Adjunct Professor of Human Resource Management at the Saint Francis University Graduate School of Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management, where he currently teaches employment law. In the past, Mr. Wagner has taught employment discrimination law, as well as workers compensation. Mr. Wagner has served as a Hearing Committee Chairman for the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. He is former member of the House of Delegates of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Currently, he is a member of the Workers Compensation and Employment Law Sections of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Mr. Wagner concentrates his practice in workers compensation and employment law. Mr. Wagner was selected in 2006 as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer. He has been selected every year from 2007 through 2012 as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer.