Joseph A. Hudock, Jr.

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Senior Partner - Pittsburgh Office

Joseph A. Hudock, Jr. specializes in all aspects of tort, casualty and insurance defense litigation including auto, UM/UIM, first party claims, insurance coverage, bad faith, premises liability, product liability and general liability as well as employment, commercial and general business litigation.

Mr. Hudock has tried over 150 jury trials to verdict throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and has argued extensively on behalf of his clients before the Pennsylvania Superior and Supreme Court.

EDUCATION
  • Undergraduate: Georgetown University, B.A. History, 1988
    Honors: Cum Laude
  • Law School:University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D. 1992
ADMISSIONS
  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Courts for the Western, Middle and Eastern Districts of Pennsylvania
  • United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals
PRACTICE AREAS
  • Insurance Law
    • Transportation – Motor Vehicle and Trucking
    • UM/UIM Coverage
    • Premises Liability
    • Product Liability
    • Workers’ Compensation
  • Commercial Law
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law
MEMBERSHIPS AND HONORS
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers – Recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer in the area of civil litigation defense for 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017
  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Defense Institute
REPRESENTATIVE CASES
  • Gallagher v. GEICO, (Pa.Super. 2017) (memorandum opinion)
  • Coughlin v. Massaquoi, A.3d (Pa.Super. 2016)
  • Williams v. GEICO, 32 A.3d 1195 (Pa. 2011)
  • Motorists v. Pinkerton, 830 A.2d 958 (Pa. 2003)
  • GEICO v. Ayers, 955 A.2d 1025 (Pa.Super. 2008)
  • Van Kirk v. O’Toole, 857 A.2d 183 (Pa.Super. 2004)
  • Mannas v. Taylor, (Pa.Super. 2014) (memorandum opinion)
  • Schifino v. GEICO, No. 2:11-cv-1094 (W.D. Pa. 2013)
  • Katta v. GEICO, No. 2:11-cv-729 (W.D. Pa. 2012)

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