Mitchell S. Clair Esq.

Mitchell S. Clair Esq.

Principle
Location:
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Phone:
610-228-4371
888-365-2811 (Toll Free)
Fax:
267-419-8274
Email:

Mitchell S. Clair is the principle of Law Office of Mitchell Clair. Mr. Clair received his B.A. from Emory University and his J.D. from Temple University School of Law where he was a member of the editorial staff of the Temple Law Review. He is a member of the Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Bar Associations as well as a member of the Board of Governors Pennsylvania Association for Justice and was formerly a member of the Board of Governors of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Clair is a past chairman of the Amicus Curiae Committee and currently co-chairman of Auto Law Section of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, and has participated in such cases on behalf of the Association as Donnelly v. Bauer, Baith v. CNA, Daley-Sand v. West American, and Tallman v. Aetna. He is a winner of the George F. Douglas award for outstanding appellate advocacy on behalf of PATLA.

Areas of Practice

  • Nursing Home
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Products Liability Law
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Railroad Worker Injury/FELA
  • Toxic Torts

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1991
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 2009

Education

  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. - 1987
    • Law Review: Temple University School of Law Review, Editorial Staff, 1986 - 1987
  • Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Varsity Letters in Cross Country
    • Major: History

Classes/Seminars

  • Trial of a Low Impact Auto Accident, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, 2009
  • Liens and Subrogation, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2008

Honors and Awards

  • George F. Douglass Award for Appellate Advocacy, PATLA, 2002

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Auto Law Section, Chairman, Amicus Curiae Committee, 1998 - Present
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, Member
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Member of the Board of Governors
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, Member of the Board of Governors
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Co-Chairman of Auto Law Section

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Offices Of Donald Manchel, Partner, 1997 - 2009
  • Manchel, Lundy and Lessin, Associate, 1993 - 1997

Pro Bono Activities

  • Trial Lawyers Care (Representing 9/11 Victims), 2001 - 2005

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Gamma Delta