Ho, Andrew J.

Andrew J. Ho Associate C Andrew J. Ho Associate E-mail: aho@pmtlawfirm.com Offices: Philadelphia, PA Andrew is an associate with Pillinger Miller Tarallo, and handles general liability and professional liability cases for the firm. He handles various stages of litigation from start to finish throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Prior to joining Pillinger Miller Tarallo, Andrew was an associate at a prominent litigation firm, where he represented clients in matters including maritime, insurance, construction, and general liability litigation. Before that, Andrew was a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Rayford A. Means, of the First Judicial District of Pennsylvania. Andrew earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in History at the George Washington University, located in Washington D.C. Andrew then went on to earn his Juris Doctor degree from Drexel University’s Thomas R. Kline School of Law, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Professional Affiliations Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Bar Association Practice Areas General LiabilityProfessional Liability Admissions BarNew JerseyPennsylvania CourtsEastern District of Pennsylvania Education Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Drexel University, J.D.George Washington University, B.A. Articles by Andrew J. Ho Employee Privacy during COVID-19 in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York By Michael Brumbach, Lisa Grandner and Andrew Ho. As America starts to get back to our new “normal”, some employers have already been taking precautions for the reopening of America’s […] Posted in COVID-19, Legal Articles, News | Comments Off on Employee Privacy during COVID-19 in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New...

Kaplan, Steven H.

Steven H. Kaplan Partner C Steven H. Kaplan Partner E-mail: skaplan@pmtlawfirm.com Offices: New York, NY | Roseland, NJ Since 1985, Steve has devoted his practice to the representation of insurance carriers and their insureds, and of major self-insured corporations in the New York and New Jersey state and federal courts. His primary areas of practice are construction accident personal injury, wrongful death and property damage litigation representing crane and rigging contractors, owners, general contractors, construction managers and subcontractors of various trades; construction defect litigation; insurance coverage litigation and opinions; and general defense. He has argued appeals before the New York Court of Appeals and three of New York’s four Appellate Divisions, the New Jersey Appellate Division, and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, and has filed papers with the United States Supreme Court. Steve’s general defense practice ranges over a wide spectrum of subject matters, including insurance agent and broker errors and omissions, funeral director errors and omissions, employment discrimination, wrongful termination and whistleblower cases, defamation and business torts, false arrest and malicious prosecution, premises liability, negligent security, liquor liability, product liability, asbestos, vehicular and aviation accidents, real estate title and restrictive covenant litigation, and, on the appellate level, medical and dental malpractice. Practice Areas ConstructionEmployment PracticesGeneral LiabilityInsurance CoverageProducts LiabilityProfessional Liability Admissions BarNew YorkNew JerseyPennsylvania CourtsU.S. District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York and District of New JerseyUnited States Court of Appealsfor the 2nd and 3rd DistrictsSupreme Court of the United States Education Albany Law School of Union University, J.D. cum laude State University of New York at Albany, B.A. magna cum...
Mahon, Meaghan

Mahon, Meaghan

Meaghan Mahon Associate C Meaghan Mahon Associate E-mail: mmahon@pmtlawfirm.com Offices: Philadelphia, PA Meaghan is a determined litigator, who dedicates herself to her clients. She handles a number of professional liability claims throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey and is actively involved in all aspects of litigation from initiation to resolution. Prior to joining Pillinger, Miller, Tarallo Meaghan worked as an Assistant Public Defender in Berks County, P.A. While there she represented clients in a variety of criminal matters including but not limited to: robberies, burglaries, theft cases, child abuse, assaults, drug possession and deliveries, and DUI’s.  She has successfully represented clients throughout both jury and bench trials, as well as arguing for the dismissal of cases through pretrial motions.  Meaghan is also a proven negotiator who has been able to bring about the resolution of a number of matters through her plea negotiations. Meaghan earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in political science, cum laude, from Villanova University in 2009 and received her Juris Doctorate from Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law in 2012.  Currently, Meaghan serves as an adjunct faculty member at her alma mater, where she enjoys teaching trial advocacy to 2L and 3L law students. In her spare time, Meaghan enjoys golf and skiing. Professional Affiliations American Bar Association Berks County Bar Association Practice Areas General Liability Professional Liability Admissions Bar New Jersey Pennsylvania Education Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law Villanova...
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Brumbach, Michael L.

Michael L. Brumbach Partner C Michael L. Brumbach Partner E-mail: mbrumbach@pmtlawfirm.com Offices: Philadelphia, PA Michael Brumbach brings over 20 years of successful litigation experience to the firm. Having worked in the business sector and insurance industry prior to becoming a litigator, Mr. Brumbach has a unique perspective on the legal needs of insurance companies and their insureds. Specifically, he focuses on early investigation, prompt and concise communication, accurate exposure assessments and, when necessary, aggressive trial practice. Mr. Brumbach’s legal practice often involves sophisticated and complex litigation. For example, he has represented clients relative to catastrophic injury claims, mass tort claims, international matters, complex contractual disputes, etc. In short, in Mr. Brumbach, you have an attorney with a proven track record of success, who navigates his clients to successful resolutions in a variety of legal contexts. Practice Areas AutomobileConstructionDram Shop LiabilityEmployment PracticesGeneral LiabilityInsurance CoverageNon-Profit OrganizationsPharmaceutical LiabilityProducts LiabilitySubrogation Admissions Bar Pennsylvania New Jersey Courts Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Supreme Court of New Jersey United States District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania United States District Court for the District of New Jersey Education La Salle University, B.S. Widener University School of Law, J.D. Articles by Michael L. Brumbach Employee Privacy during COVID-19 in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New York By Michael Brumbach, Lisa Grandner and Andrew Ho. As America starts to get back to our new “normal”, some employers have already been taking precautions for the reopening of America’s […] Posted in COVID-19, Legal Articles, News | Comments Off on Employee Privacy during COVID-19 in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and New...
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Barnaba, Charlene Stewart

Charlene Stewart Barnaba Partner C Charlene Stewart Barnaba Partner E-mail: cbarnaba@pmtlawfirm.comOffices: Philadelphia, PA Charlene is Chair of Pillinger Miller Tarallo’s Workers’ Compensation department. Charlene has been a successful Workers’ Compensation defense practitioner since beginning her legal career in 1993. She aggressively, effectively and cost-efficiently represents the interests of insurance carriers, self-insureds and third-party administrators in a wide variety of Workers’ Compensation matters throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of New Jersey. Her clients have included municipalities, quasi-governmental entities, as well as a wide range of employers within the fields of restaurant/hospitality, construction, healthcare, manufacturing, trucking/transportation, retail and many other areas of employment. Charlene has exclusively focused her practice in all areas of Workers’ Compensation law and has argued numerous cases before Workers’ Compensation Judges in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, as well as at the appellate level before the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board, the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court and the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Charlene has been responsible for several precedent-setting decisions on Workers’ Compensation defense issues. Charlene is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association. Charlene has given numerous presentations on Workers’ Compensation law to clients and employer organizations and associations, and she is always up to date on emerging law and trends in Workers’ Compensation. Charlene has a keen working knowledge of anatomy and medical issues concerning traumatic physical injuries as well as occupational claims. She also has veteran experience in valuing “permanency” claims. Charlene prides herself on having the focus and organizational skills to handle a high volume case load, all the while maintaining a personal, responsive and accessible relationship with her...