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Patrick J. Cummings

Education

  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School (J.D., 2010)
  • University of Scranton (B.S. in Accounting, 2007)

Bar Memberships

  • New Jersey, 2010
  • Pennsylvania, 2010

Clerkships

  • Honorable Trish Corbett, Lackawanna County Court of Common Pleas

Patrick J. Cummings

Associate

Philadelphia

(215) 587-1183

(484) 375-0232 Fax

pcummings@postschell.com

Patrick J. Cummings is an Associate in the Firm's Workers' Compensation Department, where he focuses primarily on defending self-insured employers, insurance carriers and third-party administrators (TPAs). He has represented a variety of employers, including restaurants, large retailers, trucking companies, construction companies and global courier delivery services.  Mr. Cummings manages all phases of litigation, including drafting petitions, discovery, depositions, trial preparation, and participation in mediation. 

Mr. Cummings has worked with both insurance carriers and employers to obtain successful decisions and favorable settlements. He has appeared before all of the workers' compensation judges in Eastern Pennsylvania, and has successfully argued cases before the Workers' Compensation Appeal Board.

Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Cummings clerked for the Honorable Trish Corbett of The Court of Common Pleas of Lackawanna County. While a student at Western Michigan University’s Thomas M. Cooley Law School, he was an extern for Assistant U.S. Attorney Barbara Kosik Whitaker in the Middle District of Pennsylvania.