An attorney at ThePhillyLawyers, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, R. Emmett Madden is an active member of his community and an advocate for social justice. Representing Philadelphia residents as well as those in Bucks and Montgomery counties, he divides his practice between personal injury law and criminal defense. The types of personal injury litigation that Mr. Madden has handled include motor vehicle accidents, medical malpractice and premises liability, and he has provided defense representation in cases involving DUI, theft and drug offenses.
Fluent in both English and Spanish, Mr. Madden grew up in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, but has traveled extensively and is a former resident of Mexico, Puerto Rico and Spain. He received a bachelor's degree in history from Temple University in 1991. After spending time as a social worker, Mr. Madden pursued his legal studies at Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware, and became licensed to practice law in 2001.
Mr. Madden began his legal career as a trial attorney for the Defender Association of Philadelphia, a post he held until 2004. After being associated with area law firms, he opened his own practice in 2007 and remains dedicated to providing quality legal representation to his clients. As part of his commitment to serve the disenfranchised residents of his home state, Mr. Madden volunteers extensively. He works part time as a public defender and offers his time to Christian Legal Clinics of Philadelphia.
A member of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Mr. Madden is also an active participant in the Montgomery and Pennsylvania bar associations. In his spare time, Mr. Madden trains for and participates in marathons and enjoys spending time with his family.
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Last Updated: 2/3/2017