Stewart J. Eisenberg

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Products Liability Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Eisenberg Rothweiler Winkler Eisenberg and Jeck, P.C.
 | 1634 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-546-6636
Fax: 215-546-0118
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1980
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (40%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Stewart J. Eisenberg is a senior partner and founder of Eisenberg, Rothweiler, Winkler, Eisenberg & Jeck, P.C., in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. With more than three decades of legal experience, Mr. Eisenberg represents clients in Philadelphia and the surrounding areas in matters involving medical malpractice, personal injury and product liability.

After graduating cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, Mr. Eisenberg went on to obtain his law degree from Temple University Beasley School of Law. He has made many significant contributions to the legal profession throughout his career including speaking at continuing legal education events and authoring articles on personal injury topics.

Mr. Eisenberg has attained many million- and multimillion-dollar settlements and verdicts for his clients, earning him membership in the prominent organization the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. He has been featured in the publication “The Best Lawyers in America” and been recognized by groups including the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, the American Association for Justice and the National Trial Lawyers.

Mr. Eisenberg has remained active in his legal community by serving in numerous roles for groups including the American Board of Trial Advocates, the Law Academy for The School District of Philadelphia, Lawyers for Consumer Rights, The Lawyers’ Club of Philadelphia, Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program and the Attorney Information Exchange Group on crashworthiness.

Passionate about using his experience to educate others, Mr. Eisenberg has served as an adjunct professor and visiting presenter at Temple University Beasley School of Law. He is also a board and founding member of the Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Foundation.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Products (40%): Motor Vehicle Defects, Products Liability

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (40%): Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis

Personal Injury - General (20%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Defects, Products Liability, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

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Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2019

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About Stewart Eisenberg

Admitted: 1980, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: http://www.erlegal.com/attorneys/stewart-eisenberg/

Honors/Awards:

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyer, The National Trial Lawyers
  • Best Lawyer, Best Lawyers, 2014
  • Outstanding Lawyers of America, 2011
  • Best Lawyer Medical Malpractice and Products Liability
  • Top 100 Plaintiff’s Trial Lawyers, American Trial Lawyers Association, 2011
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers®, 2012
  • Best Lawyer, Best Lawyers, 2016
  • Barristers Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy, Member, Temple University School of Law
  • Best Plaintiff’s Lawyers, LawDragon, 2011
  • Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program, Volunteer of the Month, 2010
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers®, 2011
  • Top Northeast Lawyer for Personal Injury, Arrive Magazine, 2011
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers®
  • Milton D. Rosenberg Award, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, 2005
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2011
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers®, 2013
  • Roscoe Pound Institute, Sustaining Fellow, 2011
  • Academy of Trial Advocacy, 2011
  • Best Lawyer, Best Lawyers, 2015

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Member, Executive Committee, 2000
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Products Liability Committee, 1986
  • Lawyers Club of Philadelphia, 2011
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Chairman, LAWPAC Fund Development Committee, 1991
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Chairman, Medical Malpractice Committee, 1990
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania  , 1981
  • American Association for Justice, Board of Governors, Member, 2011
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Musmanno Committee, 2011
  • American Board of Trial Advocacy (ABOTA), Associate Member, 2013
  • American Association for Justice, Leaders Forum, 2011
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, Professional Responsibility Committee, Member, 1988
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Member Board of Governors, 2012
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, President, 2010
  • Public Justice (formerly Trial Lawyers for Public Justice), Member, 2011
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Member, President's Club, 2005
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Directors, 2011
  • American Bar Association, General Liability and Consumer Law Committee, 1990
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Member, Budget & Finance Committee, 2011
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Young Lawyers Committee, 1990
  • Lawyer's Club of Philadelphia, Board of Directors, 2013
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 1980
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice,  Member, Administrative Oversight Committee, 1992
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Annual Joint Seminar with PADC on Trial Tactics, Course Planner, 1994
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 2001
  • American Association for Justice, Sustaining Member, 2011
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member, Civil Litigation Section, 2011
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice,  Vice President, 1997
  • American Association for Justice, State Presidents Council, 2010
  • Lawyers for Consumer Rights, Past President, 1997
  • Court of Common Please of Philadelphia, Judge Pro Tem, 2011
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Vice President, 2008
  • American Bar Association, Member, Medicine and Law Committee, 1985
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice,  Member, Seminar and Education Committee, 1991
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Legislative Committee, 1987
  • The National Crime Victim Bar Association, 2011
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice,  Member, Barrister Editorial Board, 1991
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Secretary, 1994
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice,  President, 1999
  • American Association for Justice, Sustaining Member, 2011
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Fundraising Committee, 2011
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, President Elect, 1998
  • American Association for Justice, Professional Negligence Section, 2011
  • American Arbitration Association, Panel of Arbitrators, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit  , 1982
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, President Elect, 2009
  • American College of Barristers, 2011

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Congregation Rodeph Shalom, Men's Club, Vice President, 1989 - 1990
  • Board of School Directors, Cheltenham Township, Member, Finance Committee, Long Range Planning Committee, Curriculum Committee
  • Raising the Bar Campaign, 1990 to Present  
  • Founder and Board Member, Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Foundation, 2011
  • Juvenile Law Center, 1990 to Present
  • Congregation Kol Ami, Vice President, 1994 - 1996; 2004 - 2006
  • Chai Division Committee, 1988 - 1989
  • Wyncote Men's Club, 1983 - 1990
  • Hillel of Greater Philadelphia, Board Member, 2002 - 2004
  • Old York Road Little League, Coach, 1992 - 1994
  • Congregation Kol Ami, Chairman, Fund Development Committee, 2000 - Present
  • Congregation Kol Ami, Secretary, 1996 - 1998 
  • Board Member, Attorney Information Exchange Group (AIEG) on crashworthiness
  • Support Center for Child Advocates, 1990 to Present  
  • Congregation Kol Ami, Board Member, 1994 - 2000, 2002 - 2006
  • Young Mens Cabinet, 1991 - 1995
  • Board of School Directors, Cheltenham Township, Chairman, Policy Committee
  • Chairman, Law Academy of the School District of Philadelphia, 1998 - 1999
  • Cheltenham Jay Vees Soccer Program, Coach, 1988 - 1998
  • Congregation Kol Ami, Chairman Capital Campaign, 2000 - 2006
  • Federation of Allied Jewish Appeal, Young Leadership Council, Board Member, 1989 - 1990;
  • Board Member, Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program, 2012
  • Community Legal Services, 1990 to Present    
  • Past President, Law Academy for the School District of Philadelphia
  • Congregation Kol Ami, Founding Member , 1994
  • Legal Clinic for the Disabled, 1990 to Present
  • Board of School Directors, Cheltenham Township, 1983 - 1985
  • Golden Slipper Club, 1990 - Present
  • Century Club of Cheltenham Township Democratic Committee, 1983 - 1998
  • Congregation Kol Ami, Chairman, Religious School Committee, 1995 - 1997

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Author, The Barrister, Volume XIV, No. 1, Spring 1988, 1988
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Crime Victims Rights in Pennsylvania, National Center For Victims Of Crime
  • Course Planner and Presenter, The Two Faces of Products Liability in PA-Federal vs. State, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 2010
  • Featured Speaker, Nuts and Bolts for the Young Lawyer, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 1988
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Martinez v. Honda, Attorneys Information Exchange Group, 2014
  • Course Planner and Presenter, How to Add Value to Your Case, The Legal Intelligencer, 2012
  • Featured Speaker, Update on Law of Torts, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 1990
  • Roundtable Member, Trucking Cases, Attorneys Information Exchange Group, 2015
  • Featured Speaker, Strategic Uses of Videotape, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1989
  • Featured Speaker, Update on Law of Evidence, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 1990
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Products Liability, Ammerican Association For Justice, 2014
  • Featured Speaker, Presenting the Causation Expert, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1995
  • Featured Speaker, My First Trial: What Do I Do?, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 1991
  • Featured Speaker, Medical Malpractice, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1995
  • Featured Speaker, Expert Witnesses, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 1993
  • Course Planner and Presenter, What's It Worth?, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1996
  • Featured Speaker, Products Liability, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 1994
  • Featured Speaker, Products Liability, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1997
  • Featured Speaker, Typical Tort Claim, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1997
  • Featured Speaker, Medical Malpractice, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 1995
  • Featured Speaker, Handling Claims Against HMOs, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1998
  • Featured Speaker, Update on Law of Evidence, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 1996
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2000
  • Featured Speaker, Dram Shop Liability, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1986
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Medical Malpractice Litigation, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2004
  • Featured Speaker, Tort Kaleidoscope of Tips and Techniques; The Settlement Video, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1986
  • Featured Speaker, Winning Trial Tactics, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2001
  • Featured Speaker, Damages in Wrongful Death Cases, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1987
  • Featured Speaker, Bad Faith Video Seminar, Pennsylvania Association for Justice
  • Featured Speaker, Handling Bad Faith Claims Against Insurance Carriers, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1987
  • Featured Speaker, Jury Selection, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2004
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Strategies to Overcome Jury Bias, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2007
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Failure to Diagnose Cancer, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2004
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Maximizing the Soft Tissue Injury Case, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1988
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Handling the Insurance Bad Faith Claim, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2005
  • Featured Speaker, Premises Liability, Governmental Responsibility, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1989
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Wrongful Death and Minors' Actions, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2006
  • Featured Speaker, Landowner's Liability for Crimes of Third Parties, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1989
  • Featured Speaker, Unique Settlement Techniques, Plaintiffs Perspective, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 1988
  • Instructor, LLM Program for Trial Advocacy, Temple University Beasley School of Law, 2011
  • Featured Speaker, Bad Faith Claims in Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 1994
  • Course Planner and Presenter, ADVANCED DEPOSITIONS STRATEGIES, Pennsylvania Association for Justice
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Corporate Representative Depositions, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 2012
  • Featured Speaker, Direct and Cross Examination in Litigation of Product Liability, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2001
  • Featured Speaker, Personal Injury on the topic of Finding Coverage, New Jersey Association for Justice, 2009
  • Featured Speaker, How to Handle a Medical Malpractice Case, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2003
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Crashworthiness Cases, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2015
  • Featured Speaker, Auto Insurance Seminar: How to Handle the Bad Faith Claim, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2002
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Driving over the Finish Line, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 2009
  • Featured Speaker, Bad Faith Update, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2003
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Excessive Use of Force Involving Electronic Control Weapons, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 2011
  • Featured Speaker, Jury Selection, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2004
  • Course Planner and Presenter, The Settlement of Minor's and Decedent's Cases,, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1994
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Nuts & Bolts of Handling Medical Malpractice Cases, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2006
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Bad Faith Claims, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2001
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Handling the Crashworthiness Case, International Trial Lawyers Association, 2003
  • Panel Member, Legal Ethics, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1993
  • Featured Speaker, Training Conference, National Crime Victim Bar Association, 2007
  •      , Author, "Handling Bad Faith Claims Against Insurance Carriers,", The Barrister, Volume XXI, No. 2, Summer, 1990, 1990
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Settlement Devices, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 1994
  • Author, "Assembling the Requisite Crashworthiness Liability Experts" , The Verdict, Volume 2008 - 2009, Issue 5, 2009
  • Visiting Lecturer, Temple University, Beasley School of Law for the LLM in Trial Advocacy Program
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Crashworthiness, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, 2014
  • Adjunct Professor of Law teaching Trial Advocacy to second year law students
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Latest Developments in Medial Malpractice, Pennsylvania Associatoin For Justice, 2012
  • Course Planner and Presenter, Tort Roundtable, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2011
  • Law Review: Temple Law Quarterly, Temple University School of Law
  • Placement Pending in the Personal Injury Litigation Supplement of The Legal Intelligencer for November 2012., "An Update on the Discoverability of Private Facebook Pages"
  • Course Planner and Presenter, How to Add Value to Your Case, The Legal Intelligencer, 2014
  • Author, "Liability of Landlords for Criminal Acts of Third Parties: State of the Law after Feld v. Merriam" , The Barrister, Vol. XVIII No. 3, Fall 1987, 1987

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • $6.8 Million Settlement for Door Latch Failure on a Minivan
  • $5 Million Settlement for Electrical Lineman Following Contact with Live Catenary Wires
  • $3.5 Million Verdict for Philadelphia Police Office Killed In Suv Rollover
  • $2.25 Million Recovery for Seatbelt Failure
  • $10 Million Settlement for a High School Student who was Paralyzed in a Rollover Accident on a School Trip
  • $6.3 Million Settlement Reached For Child Who Suffered Spinal Cord Injury
  • $3.5 Million Recovery for Family Involved In a Fatal Tire Failure Accident
  • $2.75 Million Settlement for A Mother Involved In A Roll Over Accident
  • $1.2 Million Recovery for Failure To Diagnose & Treat Pneumonia
  • $55.3 Million Verdict For Defective Seatbelt In Honda Vehicle
  • $6.5 Million Settlement for 33 Year Old Woman Involved In A Rollover Accident
  • $3.3 Million Recovery for Unbelted Driver In Suv Accident 
  • $3.35 Million Recovery for Unbelted Driver in Suv Accident
  • $1.7 Million Recovery for 50 Year Old Man Who Died After Heart Surgery
  • $101 Million Settlement for Tropicana Parking Garage Collapse Case

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • Established the Stewart J. Eisenberg Trial Lawyer Scholarship at Temple University Beasely School of Law, 2010

Videos:

  • "It's heart warming and it's also something I take great pride, that I can make a difference in people's lives.", Stewart J. Eisenberg

Educational Background:

  • University of Paris III, graduate studies in film, 1977
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A., cum laude, 1976

Industry Groups

  • Pennsylvania Association For Justice
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
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Office Location for Stewart J. Eisenberg

1634 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 215-546-6636

Fax: 215-546-0118

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Last Updated: 1/24/2019

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