Mitchell Gallagher is a Williamsport, Pennsylvania law firm that concentrates on defending individuals, businesses and insurance companies in civil law suits and related legal proceedings. Our attorneys regularly appear in the Courts of Common Pleas of the counties of Lycoming, Clinton, Sullivan, Wyoming, Union, Snyder, Columbia, Montour, Bradford, Tioga, Cameron, Elk, Centre, Potter, McKean, Susquehanna, Mifflin, Northumberland, Clearfield, Luzerne, Carbon and Lackawanna. Our attorneys also handle federal court cases filed in the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Pennsylvania and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.
Our attorneys have experience in litigating cases covering a vast range of subjects. Recent trials have dealt with physician and hospital malpractice claims, gun liability, occupational disease liability, motor vehicle liability, legal malpractice, contracts, dog bites, premises liability, property damage, utility liability, insurance policy interpretation, construction claims and more.
Mitchell Gallagher has a strong reputation in Workers' Compensation matters. Our attorneys are well known to Workers' Compensation Judges in the region. We have long represented employers in disputes involving employee injury claims.
For more than 40 years, Mitchell Gallagher has provided excellent service to its clients. Our philosophy is to thoroughly prepare every matter, to diligently press each case to a conclusion, and to try cases if that is the approach the client desires. While settlement is often the favored resolution, the best position from which to settle a case is from one of strength - fully prepared to present the case to judge or jury. In recent years, our attorneys have tried dozens of cases in many forums. These trials have resulted in an extraordinarily high success rate.
Mitchell Gallagher is a member of the Pennsylvania Association of Mutual Insurance Companies and represents multiple mutual insurance companies in Pennsylvania.
J. Neafie Mitchell — (1919-1996)
Years of Experience: 50
Pennsylvania Super Lawyers, 2005, 2007, 2012-Present
Certified Mediator, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of PA, 1994-Present
Years of Experience: 41
Associate Member of the CCAP - County Commissioners Association of Pennsylvania
Years of Experience: 38
Editor, Lycoming Reporter; Solicitor, Lycoming County Register & Recorder
Years of Experience: 12
Lycoming Law Association (Executive Committee, 2018-Present; Social Committee Chair, 2019-Present)
Law Clerk, The Honorable Charles H. Saylor, Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas, Northumberland County (February 2009-May 2012)
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