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MARTIN LAW’S GEORGE MARTIN ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

(Philadelphia, PA) – George Martin, the founder of Martin Law, LLC, one of the largest law firms in Pennsylvania focusing on Workers’ Compensation, Social Security Disability, Long Term Disability, and Veterans’ Benefits, has announced his plans to retire from the firm at the end of 2022. It was in 1979 when Martin, a young attorney,… Read more

Attorney Spotlight

STEVE RYAN, ESQ.

Steve’s desire to help people inspired him to practice law and represent injured workers. Steve chose Martin Law because it is the premier law firm representing injured workers in Pennsylvania. “In my view, there is not a stronger and more reliable presence for injured workers in Pennsylvania.”  Steve works in Martin Law’s Harrisburg Office and… Read more

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John J. O’Donnell, Esq.

John discovered his interest in law at West Chester University in his undergraduate Business Law classes. After graduation, he decided to go to Widener University School of Law for his JD. John decided to become a litigator and Workers’ Compensation attorney because he likes to be busy and help people. He chose to work at… Read more

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Mark Davis, Esq.

Mark Davis was drawn to law because he had a strong desire to help people in need. He also wanted to contribute in a positive way to communities and society at large. So, practicing disability law was a natural fit as it provides an opportunity to assist some of the most deserving in our communities…. Read more

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Inclement Weather and Workers Compensation

With the winter season upon us, it is especially important for workers in Pennsylvania to understand the risks of working during inclement weather. No matter what field you are in, there are risks associated with each occupation from office jobs to manual labor. It is important for both employers and employees to understand their respective… Read more

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The Dangers of the Roofing Industry

Roofing jobs can be hazardous due to the nature of the work, lack of protective equipment, improper training, etc. Throughout this blog we will navigate the common injuries, as well as how you should navigate your claim if injured on a roofing job. Common Injuries Associated with Roofing Jobs Falls Roofers are often working at… Read more

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Martin Law Attorneys Listed as Best Lawyers 2024

We are proud to announce that 11 Martin Law attorneys have been chosen in the milestone 30th edition of The Best Lawyers in America® on their exceptional work in Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants. Listed: Amit Shah, Esq., Joseph Huttemann, Esq., Matthew Wilson, Esq., Alfred Carlson, Esq., John Dogum, Esq., Joseph Conlan, Esq., Jenna King,… Read more

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Martin Law, LLC Named to 2024 Best Law Firms List

We are proud to announce that Martin Law, LLC has been listed as a Tier One Best Law Firm in Workers’ Compensation Law by Best Lawyers. The Best Law Firms rankings are based on an evaluation process that consists of collection of both client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in the same… Read more

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Frequently Asked Questions About Social Security Disability

What is Social Security Disability (SSD)? Social Security Disability (SSD) can seem like a complex topic, but at its core, it’s a program designed to support those who find themselves unable to work due to a debilitating condition or illness. As an attorney with 15 years of experience in this field, I’ve borne witness to… Read more

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Top 3 Reasons to Hire a Workers’ Compensation Attorney

Written By: Jenna L. King, Esq. When you suffer a disabling work-related injury, you quickly come to understand that beyond managing the physical issues related to that injury, there are also a host of legal issues and processes to navigate at the same time. For many injured workers, their workers’ compensation claim is their first… Read more

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Can I be fired for seeking Workers’ Compensation Benefits?

Written by: Lauren McDowell, Esq. You should not lose your job for pursuing the legal benefits that the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act affords employees. An employer cannot fire an employee in retaliation for seeking worker compensation benefits. However, an employer is allowed to fire an employee for other non-injury related reasons.   Unfortunately, it is… Read more

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Who pays for Workers’ Compensation medical bills?

by STEVEN RYAN, Esq., an associate with Martin Law who practices Workers’ Compensation law. When someone suffers a work injury, the first step is usually to obtain medical treatment.  In an ideal world, when someone is hurt at work, medical bills resulting from that injury are paid by the workers’ compensation insurance carrier or employer.  … Read more

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How to Pick the Right Workers’ Compensation Attorney

Let’s face it: No one really wants to deal with an attorney. Most people would rather have a root canal than get involved in a legal matter. Unfortunately, life is full of unexpected events, many of which require legal counsel. It is always difficult to find the “right” attorney or law firm for you. As… Read more