This article was originally published in the March 2019 issue of "The Verdict," the monthly newsletter of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association.
Firm News, Updates and Press Mentions
The Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association presents this award annually to an outstanding individual who represents the spirit and ideals of the late Justice Musmanno.
Tom Duffy, a passionate advocate for those who have been catastrophically injured in Philadelphia, will this month receive the prestigious Justice Michael A. Musmanno Award.
Ken Fulginiti has recovered over $9 million in damages for a Reading couple after the husband was severely burned and injured by a gas-powered stove when it exploded.
A catastrophic food truck explosion in July 2014 that killed two and severely burned two others has resulted in the largest pre-verdict settlement in Pennsylvania state court history.
U-Haul has agreed to pay $160 million to settle claims stemming from a fatal 2014 explosion that killed two women and left 11 others injured, thanks in part to Duffy firm attorneys Ken Fulginiti and Sarah Dooley.
The widow of a man fatally struck by a piece of tire removal equipment has filed a survival and wrongful dealth lawsuit on his behalf, against his former employer and the companies that manufactured the equipment in question.
Tom Duffy and Ken Fulginiti have again been named to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers list, joining just 5 percent of attorneys in the state to receive the designation.
Ken Fulginiti and Sarah Dooley represented Luong Nguyen and his wife, who sued a stove manufacturer alleging claims under a theory of products liability, including design defect and failure to warn.
Dooley and other members of the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Young Lawyers Division were presented for admission and welcomed by Chief Justice John Roberts before they swore to support the Constitution of the United States.