Summers, McDonnell, Hudock, Guthrie & Rauch P.C. has a reputation for tactful yet forceful advocacy.


Summers, McDonnell, Hudock, Guthrie & Rauch, P.C., is a client-focused, 20+ attorney firm that practices throughout the state of Pennsylvania.  Founded in 1991, we have earned the trust of the business community, insurance industry and individual clients.

Our attorneys have tried hundreds of jury trials throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and have successfully upheld those verdicts in both state and federal appellate courts. We are proud of our trial record, but our primary focus is to partner with our clients to achieve their objectives including minimizing legal expenses and costs.

The conflict resolution advocacy we employ allows our attorneys to view problems from multiple perspectives to help our clients avoid protracted litigation or, when necessary, defend their interests in the courtroom.

For over a quarter century, Summers, McDonnell, Hudock, Guthrie & Rauch, P.C., has provided our clients with aggressive yet tactful advocacy in a cost effective and efficient manner. Our knowledge of the litigation process and familiarity with the judges and juries throughout the state of Pennsylvania provides us with the necessary tools and experience to provide expert advice to our clients.

Our ability to view our clients' needs provides us flexibility in offering alternative fee arrangements, per case billing and yearly flat rates that focus on the individual client. Regardless of the fee arrangement, all legal tasks will be performed at the highest level of quality and care at all stages of representation.

Our firm's high level of achievement and client satisfaction has led to recognition by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best law firms in Pennsylvania as well as a ranking as a top law firm by Corporate Counsel. Individually, our lawyers are recognized as Pennsylvania SuperLawyers, Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers in Pennsylvania and are rated at the highest levels of peer review by Martindale-Hubbell®.