Maureen E. Daley

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Maureen E. Daley

Philadelphia

Tel (215) 575-4293

Fax (215) 563-2583

Bio

Maureen E. Daley was designated as one of the “Top 50 Female Lawyers” in Pennsylvania in 2009. Maureen has more than 15 years of trial experience and she has successfully litigated cases in the state and federal courts. In addition to an active trial practice, Ms. Daley serves as a Judge Pro Tem for the Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County, an appointed arbitrator and a private mediator.

Ms. Daley devotes her practice to the defense of corporate entities including commercial motor vehicle matters, products and premise liability, and insurance coverage matters.

In addition, she has provided support and representation in all facets of employment relations matters, including drafting and interpreting company employee manuals and policies; counseling human resources personnel in dealing with employment problems; compliance with state and federal regulations; appearances before state and federal administrative agencies; and support in collective bargaining relationships.  She is experienced in matters involving the Family and Medical Leave Act, OSHA, coordination of leave policies under the ADA, FMLA and workers’ compensation Title VII claims. 

Maureen has represented her clients in counties throughout Pennsylvania, including Philadelphia and the surrounding counties, as well as, Lehigh, Dauphin, Cumberland, Monroe and Allegheny counties. Additionally, Ms. Daley serves as National Coordinating Counsel in products liability litigation and provides representation in various states including Delaware, New Jersey, New York and West Virginia.

Maureen is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, and has been admitted pro hac vice in the state of Delaware. Ms. Daley has lectured on behalf of Pennsylvania Bar Institute in a series titled “Arbitration Practices” and has been engaged to present a class entitled “Legal Methods”. At the request of clients, Maureen has provided presentations on Products Liability, Worker’s Compensation Law, Federal Evidence Standards and Commercial Motor Vehicle Liability.

Ms. Daley served as Vice Chair of the Commercial Motor Vehicle Committee on behalf of the American Bar Association (ABA). In addition, she is Vice Chair of the Products and General Litigation Committee of the ABA. She is a member of the Defense Research Institute, Philadelphia Bar Association and the Joint Claims Associations for the Greater Philadelphia Area. Ms. Daley serves on the Alzheimer’s Advocacy Committee for National Alzheimer’s Association and is a contributing member of Volunteers for the Indigent Program (VIP).

Maureen was recognized as a Rising Star in the Legal Profession in 2007 and designated as Super Lawyer by Law & Politics in 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008.

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New York

Court Admissions

Delaware, Pro Hac Vice
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania

Education

West Chester University (B.S., 1987)
Temple University, Fellow of The Academy of Trial Advocacy (1996)
Widener University School of Law (J.D., 1994)

Professional Associations

American Bar Association
  Vice Chair of the Product Liability, General Liability and Consumer Law Committee

Bucks-Mont Claims Association
Pennsylvania Defense Institute
Bucks County Bar Association

Seminars, Speeches & Publications