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Louis Hockman joins Philadelphia office as Of Counsel to the Firm

Louis Hockman has joined the Philadelphia office of Rawle & Henderson LLP as Of Counsel to the Firm.  He is a seasoned trial attorney with broad experience serving as lead counsel in thousands of jury, non-jury and arbitration matters, representing large insurance, retail, restaurant, property management, banking and hospitality companies with consistent positive outcomes. He has received complete defense verdicts in diverse matters including a seven-week trucking trial with thousands of exhibits and multiple expert witnesses.  He employs early case assessment to develop efficient cost-effective case resolution and trial strategy. Louis focuses his practice in the areas of general liability, casualty and premises liability, commercial litigation, professional liability, product liability, insurance coverage, commercial motor vehicle defense, employment relations, and appellate matters.

Louis earned his J.D., as well as an M.A. in Historic Preservation, from Boston University in 1988. He received his B.A. Degree from Dickinson College in 1984. He received an M.B.A. from Temple University Fox School of Business and Management in 2001.

Louis is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and also the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

Louis is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. This rating is awarded to only those lawyers with the highest ethical standards and professional ability.

Prior to joining Rawle & Henderson LLP, Louis was a partner with a mid-size Philadelphia civil litigation defense law firm.

Lou can be reached directly at (215) 575-4253 • lhockman@rawle.com