Timothy E. Foley, Esq.
Timothy E. Foley, Esquire is a long-time AV-rated former partner of the firm who focused his career in insurance defense litigation and is now of Counsel with the firm.
Attorney Foley is a cum laude graduate of both the University of Scranton and the Villanova University School of Law. While studying at Villanova Law, Attorney Foley served on the Editorial Board of the Villanova Law Review and was selected as a member of the prestigious Order of the Coif, a national legal honor society. At graduation, he received the St. Ives Medal for earning the highest grades in his graduating class.
After graduating from law school, Attorney Foley served as the Law Clerk for Chief Judge William J. Nealon in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Following that clerkship, Mr. Foley entered into private practice, where he handled insurance defense matters over the course of several decades up until the time of his recent retirement.
Attorney Foley has served as the President of the Lackawanna County Bar Association. He is also a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He has presented several seminars and has been honored for his pro bono work in Lackawanna County. Attorney Foley is also very active with the Veterans' Committee of the Lackawanna Bar Association.
He also has been a member of the House of Delegates of the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Within the Pennsylvania Bar Association, he has served on the Committee for Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility along with the Committee for Military and Veterans Affairs.
Mr. Foley is also one of the few attorneys in Northeastern Pennsylvania to ever be selected as a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers.
Attorney Foley has been recognized as a Super Lawyer in the Philadelphia Magazine as one of the top insurance defense attorneys in Pennsylvania every year since the inception of that honor.
Attorney Foley is a certified Federal Mediator and is also a panel member with the alternative dispute resolution firm, ADR Options, Inc. of Philadelphia.
Mr. Foley is a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army Reserve, having served our country during the Persian Gulf War.
He resides in Waverly, Pennsylvania with his wife, Susan. Attorney Foley and his wife have four children and nine grandchildren.