Commercial and Civil Litigation

Timoney Knox’s Litigation Group represents individuals, small and medium-sized businesses, business professionals and insurance companies in a wide array of civil, commercial, business, property damage and insurance coverage disputes. Our highly-skilled litigators have decades of experience and a proven record of success trying lawsuits in both state and federal courts throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

We recognize that litigation can be costly and time-consuming. Even the simplest case can take months, and even years, to wind its way through the judicial system. Although litigation is sometimes inevitable, it oftentimes is not. We offer a solution-oriented approach focused on the client’s needs and, in every case, we conduct an early evaluation to get a firm grasp of the client’s goals and objectives as well as any areas of exposure. We then craft a strategy to resolve the issue as quickly and efficiently as possible. Where litigation is necessary or inevitable to achieve those goals, we stand ready to zealously represent our client’s interests through every step of the litigation process and appellate procedures. When litigation can be avoided, we offer substantial experience in a broad range of alternate dispute resolution solutions, including settlement, mediation, and arbitration.

Our clients and the wider legal community hold us in high regard for our expertise in resolving disputes, from personal injury and property damage matters to commercial conflicts, class actions, and professional negligence claims. We also have extensive expertise in litigating labor and employment matters as well as will contests and probate disputes.

Our clients’ interests are paramount to us, and we will pursue them by the most effective means possible with an eye toward controlling costs and successful outcomes.

Services Offered

  • Administrative hearings
  • Appellate practice
  • Business disputes
  • Complex commercial litigation
  • Insurance bad faith claims
  • Lease and Landlord/Tenant disputes
  • Professional liability claims
  • Tax assessment challenges
  • Insurance defense litigation
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Building and construction litigation
  • Collection disputes and creditors’ representation
  • Fiduciary, partnership, corporate liability claims
  • Labor and employment law claims
  • Personal injury litigation
  • Real estate and land development disputes
  • Insurance coverage disputes

Please contact a member of our Litigation Group for more information about our extensive experience and trusted approach to dispute resolution.

Practice Attorneys

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Eric B. Smith

p. 215-540-2653

Thomas A. Boulden

p. 215-540-2634
Kate Harper

Catherine M. (Kate) Harper

p. 215-540-2622
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John J. McAneney

p. 215-540-2635

Scott H. Wolpert

p. 215-540-2656
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Keith T. Vernon

p. 202-349-9864
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Kevin D. Birkhead

p. 215-540-2621
Christine M. O'Brien

Christine M. Gordon

p. 215-540-2641
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Andrew W. Knox

p. 215-540-2643

Christopher M. McMonagle

p. 215-540-2648

Elena M. Baylarian

p. 215-540-2649

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