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Scott A. Fellmeth

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Top Rated Products Liability Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Saltz Mongeluzzi & Bendesky P.C.
1650 Market St, 52nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-575-3858
Fax: 215-496-0999
Selected to Rising Stars: 2022
Licensed in Pennsylvania Since: 2015
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff, Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
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Attorney Profile

Scott A. Fellmeth is a personal injury attorney with a reputation for big wins at Saltz Mongeluzzi & Bendesky P.C. He works on a wide variety of personal injury cases in New York and Pennsylvania with astounding results. Some of these include wrongful death, fraternity hazing, train accidents, structural collapses and negligent security.

In 2010, Mr. Fellmeth earned a Bachelor of Science in economics from Pennsylvania State University. He then completed his law degree in 2015 at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. That same year, he became licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He is also licensed to practice in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Pennsylvania.

Since starting his law career, Mr. Fellmeth has wasted no time in building a reputation for delivering results. In one of the cases he worked on, he earned $24 million for a workplace accident. He also contributed to an $8.9 million win for a wrongful death case and $7.8 million for a construction fall.

Mr. Fellmeth is passionate about giving back to his community and is involved in several pro bono activities. These include pro bono services for the Homeless Advocacy Project and pro bono representation of low-income families handling estate and trust planning matters. He also maintains memberships in several law organizations such as Pennsylvania Association for Justice and Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association.

Practice Areas
  • 50%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
  • 50%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Defects, Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Toxic Mold, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

1 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2022

About Scott A. Fellmeth

First Admitted: 2015, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: https://www.smbb.com/attorney/scott-a-fellmeth/

Educational Background

  • Scott is a 2010 graduate of the Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor of science in economics., 2010

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Participated in the Lawyer in the Classroom program for the Young Lawyer’s Division and spoke with a class of Philadelphia high school students about being an attorney., 2020
  • Litigated several debt collections cases on behalf of indigent clients for Philly VIP, 2022
  • Performed pro-bono legal services for Philly VIP. Represented numerous low-income individuals in Estate and Trust planning matters., 2021
  • Pro-bono services at the Homeless Advocacy Project., 2018
  • Legal Line for the Philadelphia Bar Association, 2020
  • Pro-bono services at the Homeless Advocacy Project., 2017

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Moderator for the Philadelphia Bar Association's Medium and Small Firm Panel for Drexel and Temple law students, 2022
  • Scott is a member of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Philadelphia Bar Association and the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association. Scott is also the PTLA liaison to the Philadelphia Bar Association’s Young Lawyer Division, 2020
  • United States District Court
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • The Supreme Court of New Jersey
  • The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey, 2015
  • Pennsylvania, 2015
  • Scott currently sits on the board of the Executive Committee of the Young Lawyers' Division of the Philadelphia Bar Association. He is also the co-chair of the Mid-Size Law Firm Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association. Scott is a member of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, Pennsylvania Association of Justice and the American Association of Justice, 2021

Verdicts/Settlements

  • A $6,575,000 settlement for a worker who suffered a traumatic brain injury when he was struck by a car while working in a construction zone., 2022
  • A $1,500,000 settlement for a construction worker who was injured when he fell through an unmarked hole that lacked OSHA compliant guarding on a construction site, 2022
  • A $5,000,000 settlement for an individual who suffered catastrophic second and third-degree burns over 40% when a forklift he was operating exploded due to the forklift's defective fuel system., 2022
  • $24 million settlement mid-trial in a products liability lawsuit against an international, US-based industrial equipment manufacturer for a union equipment operator who was rendered quadriplegic in 2015 following a workplace accident in a warehouse along the Delaware River in Philadelphia., 2020
  • $1.975 million settlement for a commercial truck driver who was injured when his right foot was run over at a defendant’s warehouse facility., 2022
  • A $3,231,000.00 settlement and a separate confidential seven-figure settlement on behalf of a fraternity member who was catastrophically and permanently injured because of an off-campus altercation. The lawsuit was filed against a national fraternity, its local chapter, the assailant, the liquor licensee, and individual fraternity members, 2022
  • $8.9 million settlement on behalf of the Estate of Grace Packer following a lifetime of pain and suffering, ending with the brutal murder of Grace., 2021
  • $1.15 million settlement for a carpenter who suffered orthopedic injuries after he fell from height at a residential construction project., 2021
  • $1.25 million settlement for a construction laborer after he fell from scaffolding on a stucco remediation job site., 2019
  • $7.8 million settlement for a union painter after he fell 10 feet from a platform on a construction site., 2019
  • $4.6 million settlement in a products liability lawsuit for 24-year old who suffered permanent injuries to his right dominant hand when it was crushed by a bread making machine at his place of work, resulting in the amputation of four fingers and part of his thumb., 2020

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Scott serves as the Assistant Professor for the Penn State Law School Class "Handling Cases in the Real World." The course provides law students with a baseline understanding of the fundamental skills required to build and try a civil case in State and Federal jurisdictions., Assistant Professor, "Handling Cases in the Real World", Penn State University Law School, 2022
  • Scott serves as the Assistant Professor for the Penn State Law School Class "Handling Cases in the Real World." The course provides law students with a baseline understanding of the fundamental skills required to build and try a civil case in State and Federal jurisdictions., Assistant Professor, "Handling Cases in the Real World", Penn State University Law School, 2021
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Office Location for Scott A. Fellmeth

1650 Market St
52nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 215-575-3858

Fax: 215-496-0999

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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