Marion Munley
Munley Law
227 Penn Avenue
Scranton, PA  18503

Licensed in: PA, NY

Law school: Temple University School of Law, J.D. 1986
Undergraduate degrees: University of Scranton, BA in History, 1983
Trinity College, Dublin Ireland, London School of Economics (Junior year abroad)

Martindale-Hubbell and other legal ratings:
Martindale-Hubbell rating:  AV Preeminent
AVVO rating:  10/10
Super Lawyers (2004-present)
Top 50 Women Lawyers in Pennsylvania (2013-present), Super Lawyers
LawDragon 500 Leading Plaintiffs Lawyers
Best Lawyers in America, 2012-present
Lawyer of the Year, Product Liability Litigation-Plaintiffs, Allentown Metro Area, Best Lawyers, 2017, 2019
Lawyer of the Year, Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs, Allentown Metro Area, Best Lawyers, 2020

Trucking specific organizations and leadership positions and awards:
  • First woman chair of the AAJ Trucking Litigation Group
  • Top Ten Trucking Trial Lawyers (The National Trial Lawyers)
  • Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys (ATAA)
  • Board Certified Attorney, Truck Accident Law, 2019 (NBTA)
Law Organizations and leadership and awards:
  • International Society of Barristers
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate (NBTA)
  • Certified Mediator, United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Diplomat, National College of Advocacy
  • Irish Legal 100
  • Senior Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
  • American Association of Justice:
    • Board of Governors
    • Board of Trustees, National College of Advocacy
    • Vice Chair, Bus Litigation Group
    • Past Chair, Women Trial Lawyers Caucus
    • Past Chair, Trucking Litigation Group
    • Legal Affairs Committee
    • National Finance Council
    • Retirement Committee
    • Audit Committee
    • Evergreen
  • Recipient, AAJ "Above and Beyond" Award, 2018 and 2019
  • Treasurer, Melvin M. Belli Society
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Board of Governors
  • Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College, graduate and faculty
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association: Member, Commission on Women in the Profession
  • Recipient, Lynette Norton Award, Pennsylvania Bar Association, 2016
Notable Results:
  • $26 million - confidential settlement for a truck accident resulting in traumatic brain injury
  • $8 million - settlement in case stemming from fatal truck crash
  • $3.97 million - settlement for family of man killed in truck crash
Other Important Information: 
  • Author, Pennsylvania Rules of the Road, 2018-2019 ed., Volume 13, Chapter 9: Commercial Motor Vehicles. Thompson West, 2018
  • Author, "Retrieving Electronic Crash Data," Trial Magazine, February 2018
  • Marion travels around the United States delivering many educational presentations each year on trucking topics including: written discovery in a truck crash case; utilizating experts in preparing for depositions; punitive damages in truck cases; obtaining information from infotainment centers and electronic discovery; and "trucking litigation A-to-Z."
  • Marion and Munley Law have handled cases in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, South Carolina, and Oklahoma.
  • Munley Law has offices in Scranton, Carbondale, Wilkes-Barre, Stroudsburg, Allentown, and Philadelphia.