For more than 30 years Joel Feldman has represented individuals and families after devastating accidents. He believes that lawyers need to listen to their clients to fully understand what they and their families are going through. He speaks and writes about how life-altering injuries and deaths affect individuals. Clients deserve zealous representation and compassion. Joel Feldman's personal injury practice includes cases arising from dangerous products and construction site accidents, nursing home neglect, dangerous conditions on properties, automobile and truck accidents, medical and dental malpractice, and alcohol-related accidents. He received his bachelor's degree from the University of Vermont in 1976 and his law degree from Villanova University School of Law in 1981 and is currently scheduled to receive his Masters in Counseling in 2012.

He is involved in a wide range of charitable pursuits ranging from traffic safety to encouraging young people to undertake service opportunities. Joel was awarded the Pennsylvania Association for Justice’s 2011 Community Service Award for all of his efforts in ending distracted driving.

Mr. Feldman is a co-author of The Library of Pennsylvania Personal Injury Forms and Pennsylvania Legal Causes of Action.

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