It takes strength and courage to come forward and file a sex abuse claim. Your case deserves top-notch representation. Sex abuse attorneys Jon Ostroff, Slade McLaughlin and Paul Lauricella have been recognized by both their clients and their peers as being at the top of their field. Learn about the qualifications of our award-winning sexual abuse legal team.
The U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on client feedback and the recommendations of our nation’s leading attorneys. Attorneys Slade McLaughlin and Paul Lauricella have won three “Best Law Firms” awards for their representation of personal injury victims in the Philadelphia metro area.
Best Lawyers: Legal professionals considera listing in Best Lawyers to be a significant honor. Not only is Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer-review listing in the legal profession, but it is also an indication that an individual attorney’s skills, integrity and qualifications are well regarded by his peers.Mr. McLaughlin, an attorney member and part of the Sexual Abuse Legal Team, has been named to Best Lawyers in America every year since 2003. Mr. Lauricella has been listed in Best Lawyers since 2010.
Avvo’s Client Choice Award: Attorney Jon Ostroff has been awarded Avvo’s coveted Client Choice Award. This award is based entirely on client ratings of an attorney’s trustworthiness, responsiveness, knowledge, and client communication. An attorney must receive at least five ratings of 4 or 5 (on a scale of 1 to 5) in order to be eligible for this award.
Avvo Superb Rating: Avvo ranks U.S. lawyers based on experience, disciplinary history, professional achievement and industry recognition. Avvo’s superb Rating is reserved for those attorneys with the highest rankings. Jon Ostroff has held the highest possible rating of 10/10 for 4 consecutive years and has collected impressive peer and client recommendations attesting to his abilities.
Million Dollar Advocates Forum: Ostroff Injury Law is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum is limited to attorneys who have won million dollar verdicts and settlements for their clients. Less than one percent of U.S. attorneys qualify as members.
Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum: McLaughlin and Lauricella, P.C. has secured dozens of million dollar and multimillion dollar verdicts for their clients and are members of theMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. This a section of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum is reserved for attorneys who have obtained multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of their clients and have a proven record of achieving superior results in complex cases.
Lawyers: Super Lawyers is a peer rating service of attorneys in more than 70 practice areas. In order to be selected for Super Lawyers, an attorney must have a high degree of professional achievement and peer recognition. Two of our attorneys, Paul Lauricella and Slade McLaughlin have been listed as a Super Lawyer since 2006 and 2004. We are especially proud that Mr. McLaughlin has also been named to the 2013 Philadelphia Super Lawyer Top 100 List and has been named as a repeat “Top 10” Pennsylvania “Super Lawyer” in Philadelphia Magazine’s “Super Lawyers” supplement.
LexisNexisMartindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating of AV Preeminent: Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings are the legal community’s ratings of an attorney’s ethical standards and legal ability. Jon Ostroff, Slade McLaughlin, and Paul Lauricella have the highest AV Preeminent ratings of 5.0 out of 5; this rating ranks an attorney at the highest level of professional excellence.
We Handle Your Claim on a Contingency Basis – No Upfront Fees Allows You to Hire Top-Notch Legal Representation
Our sex abuse legal team handles all cases on a contingency basis. This means that you don’t pay until we win your case. When we win, we get a percentage of your settlement. If we don’t win, we work for free. Our contingency plan allows you to hire the best attorney for your case whatever your financial circumstances. If you have questions about our fees, give us a call at 855-880-6667.
Meet Our Award-Winning Attorneys:
Jon Ostroff: Attorney Jon Ostroff considers himself a champion for those who have been injured by negligence or wrongful acts. As a father of three, Mr. Ostroff is dedicated to advocating for children who have suffered due to the intentional acts of adults. Mr. Ostroff has received numerous awards, including Martindale-Hubbell’s “AV Preeminent, 5 out of 5” rating. This is the highest possible rating an attorney can receive from other lawyers.
Slade McLaughlin:Slade McLaughlin has represented victims of child sexual abuse in some of the nation’s most high-profile cases. In 2011, Mr. McLaughlin and fellow attorney Michael Boni worked together to represent Aaron Fisher in a lawsuit against Penn State University. Fisher was the first person to come forward with sexual assault allegations against Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. McLaughlin is currently representing the 24-year-old man known as Billy Doe in his ongoing lawsuit against the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. Mr. Mr. McLaughlin has been named to Best Lawyers in America every year since 2003.
Paul Lauricella: Paul Lauricella has more than 30 years of trial lawyer experience. He has secured numerous million dollar and multimillion dollar verdicts for victims of sexual abuse and medical malpractice.He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, and serves on the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers’ Amicus Curiae Committee.