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Thomas J. Newell

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Top Rated Animal Law Attorney in Perkasie, PA

Thomas J. Newell, Attorney at Law
1282 Souderton Rd, PO Box 178
Perkasie, PA 18944
Phone: 888-790-6519
Fax: 215-257-6757
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2016
Licensed in Pennsylvania Since: 1981
Practice Areas: Animal Law
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Attorney Profile

Thomas J. Newell is a solo practitioner with an office in Perkasie, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. With over 41 years of personal injury trial expertise, Mr. Newell focuses his practice on PA dog bite injury cases. Every case the Pennsylvania dog attack case accepted in 2021 & 2022 has exclusively been a dog attack claim. He has been honored to have represented dog attack clients in 35 different PA Counties. Over his four decades as a personal injury attorney, he has obtained millions of dollars in PA dog bite settlements. Attorney Newell is committed to personal service for each client and provides free home consultations - no matter where the PA dog attack victim resides.

After earning a bachelor's degree from Villanova University, Mr. Newell graduated from Duquesne University School of Law and thereafter passed the Pennsylvania Bar Examination in 1981. He has also been admitted to appear before the U.S. District Courts for the Middle and Eastern Districts of Pennsylvania.

The Pennsylvania dog attack lawyer gained his initial legal experience serving as a clerk for a law school professor and a Pennsylvania Superior Court Judge. After working in several law firms, in 1997 he opened his own law office with a singular focus on client service. The PA dog bite injury lawyer places great pride in his commitment to personal service for each of his Pennsylvania dog attack clients. There are currently 55 Client Reviews posted on Google & Martindale Hubbell - all 55 are ***** Client Reviews!

Outside of his law practice, Mr. Newell gives back to today's youth through his commitment to youth sports. Thomas has served as a Boys High School Basketball Coach and youth soccer head coach. In addition, for the last 10 years, he has been a highly rated youth soccer referee working matches in PA, NJ, NY, DE, VA & WV. Thomas is a retired NCAA soccer referee and still serves as a soccer referee mentor.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Animal Law

Selections

3 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2016

About Thomas J. Newell

First Admitted: 1981, Pennsylvania

Educational Background

  • Duquesne University School of Law - Juris Doctor, 1981
  • Villanova University - Bachelor of Arts, 1977

Verdicts/Settlements

  • $508,613.84 - Dog Attack Settlement - York County, 2012
  • $479,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Montgomery County, 1995
  • $401,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Northampton County, 2019
  • $335,389.59 - Dog Attack Settlement - Cumberland County, 2019
  • $301,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Bucks County, 2020
  • $300,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Bucks County, 2019
  • $300,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Pike County, 2018
  • $300,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Adams County, 2013
  • $276,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Cumberland County, 2017
  • $251,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Luzerne County, 2019
  • $235,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Montgomery County, 2019
  • $225,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Bucks County, 2018
  • $215,606.77 - Dog Attack Settlement - Northampton County, 2017
  • $202,695.95 - Dog Attack Settlement - Carbon County, 2015
  • $201,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Erie County, 2016
  • $201,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Berks County, 2015
  • $181,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Monroe County, 2021
  • $152,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Bucks County, 2015
  • $151,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Monroe County, 2016
  • $150,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Montgomery County, 2017
  • $102,000.00 - Dog Attack Settlement - Bucks County, 2022

Bar/Professional Activity

  • As of March 2022, Attorney Thomas Newell has represented PA dog attack & dog bite victims in 35 DIFFERENT Pennsylvania Counties, 2022
  • April 2022 - $102,000.00 pit bull attack settlement in Bucks County. March 2022 - Pit bull attack lawsuit filed in Clearfield County.  March 2022 - $51,000.00 pit bull attack lawsuit settled in Monroe County., 2022

Representative Clients

  • PA dog bite & dog attack clients in these 35 different Pennsylvania Counties: Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Berks, Bradford, Bucks, Carbon, Chester, Clearfield, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Erie, Franklin, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Monroe, Montgomery, Northampton, Northumberland, Pike, Philadelphia, Schuylkill, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming & York, 2022

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • ALL 48 Google Client Reviews are 5 Stars, 2022
  • Perfect 5.0 Gold Client Review Score on Martindale-Hubbell, 2022
  • 4 FIVE star Attorney Reviews on Martindale-Hubbell, 2021

Honors/Awards

  • , Gold Client Champion Award, Martindale Hubbell, 2022
  • Distinguished Attorney Peer Review, Martindale Hubbell, 2022
  • Google Screened, Google, 2021

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Licensed youth soccer referee 2013 - 2022, 2022
  • Soccer referee mentor, 2022

Industry Groups

  • Pennsylvania dog attack/dog bite victims only
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Office Location for Thomas J. Newell

1282 Souderton Rd
PO Box 178
Perkasie, PA 18944

Phone: 888-790-6519

Fax: 215-257-6757

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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