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Louis Ricciardi, Of Counsel (Appellate Expert)

Louis Ricciardi is a personal injury lawyer who has been licensed to practice law since 1993.

He routinely handles significant assignments with Ostroff Injury Law for all types of serious case litigation. Over the past 20 years, Lou has authored many briefs, taken many depositions and argued many motions for cases worth tens of millions of dollars or more. He is experienced in all aspects of the law. Lou is also an experienced appellate lawyer. For example, he argued before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in Gleason v. Borough of Moosic, 15 A.3d 479 (Pa. 2011) which resulting in a decision that protects a plaintiff’s right to have a jury decide when the statute of limitations period begins to run.

Lou grew up in the Delaware Valley and graduated cum laude from LaSalle University. Lou received his law degree from The Georgetown University Law Center.

Education

Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, DC, Juris Doctor, 1993

  • Appellate Litigation Clinic (argued Hause v. Vaught, 993 F.2d 1079 (4th Cir. 1993))
  • Moot Court Program (Finalist, Leahy Moot Court Competition, 1992)
  • Senior Writing Fellow, 1993; Legal Writing Fellow, 1992; Legal Writing Honors, 1991

LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA, Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, Economics, 1987

  • Attended on full academic scholarship
  • Awarded the distinction of General University Honors upon completion of the Honors Program Curriculum
Featured Case Results

Pennsylvania’s Only Statewide “Local Law Firm” for 25+ Years

From 2016 to 2018 alone, Ostroff Injury law has recovered more than $75 million for clients.
“Jon Ostroff has redefined my expectations and opinions of Injury Lawyers! In the worst part of my life I have gained a great friend in Jon and a lawyer who did everything he said he could! Outstanding communication skills, integrity and compassion! A True Friend and DAMN GOOD ATTORNEY!”

Tom, A Personal Injury Client

$21M+

Philadelphia County Verdict and Related Settlements

Union County Bus Crash

More than $21.3 million in verdict and settlements against Greyhound Bus Company. A Greyhound driver fell asleep while driving a bus full of passengers on I-80. A seven-week trial in Philadelphia County led to a verdict of $5.05M, the largest recorded verdict against Greyhound in PA.

$10M

Allegheny County Lawsuit

Greene County Crash, Settled in 14 Months

$10 million settlement reached 14 months after our client was injured from head to toe. The client was stopped in the right lane of I-79 when a tractor trailer crashed into the vehicle at full speed. Early witness statements and experts immediately deployed to the scene helped establish that the truck operator had time to avoid the crash.

$6M+

Settlement for Chester County Family

Car Crash, All Occupants Injured

$6.051 million in total settlements for seven Chester County, PA residents injured as occupants in a vehicular crash that occurred on a rural highway. This settlement recovery occurred shortly before trial commenced.

$5M

Settlement for Union County Crash

Fatality

$5 million recovered for the estate of a woman who died as a result of injuries she sustained in a highway crash on I-80 in Union County, PA. Our client, who was a passenger, was ejected from the vehicle after her driver collided with a tractor trailer.

$4.1M

Settlement for Lancaster County Crash

One Vehicle, Four Clients Injured

$4.1 million in total settlements on behalf of four passengers that sustained injuries in a one vehicle crash on the Pa Turnpike (I-276), which occurred in Penn Township, Lancaster County.

$1.8M

Settlement for Clarion County Crash

Multi Truck Crash, Crushed Pelvis

$102,500 settlement for our client who was rear-ended by a tractor trailer at the I-87 onramp for I-180 in Montoursville, Clinton County, PA. Our client suffered neck and shoulder injuries as result of this crash. She was a resident of Bellefonte, Centre County, PA.

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Why Choose Ostroff Law

The Pennsylvania personal injury lawyers at Ostroff Injury Law have experience handling more than 25,000 personal injury claims across our Keystone State. We’ve obtained hundreds of millions of dollars for accident victims, even after the insurance company said “no.” Our team is dedicated to getting justice. Our goal with every case we handle is to maximize the recovery clients receive for the injuries they have suffered. We are proud of our personal service. You are our priority. This means we will keep you updated about your case. You can always speak directly to your attorney.

Consultations are always free. Clients pay nothing for our services unless we successfully recover money on their behalf.

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