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Thomas J. McTear, Jr.


Phone: 215-540-2645
Fax: 215-591-8253
tmctear@timoneyknox.com
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"We must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy." - J.K. Rowling

Published Works

  • "Between a Rock and a Hard Place: The Quest for Justice in the War on Terror," The Docket, Official Publication fo the Lake County Bar Association, Jan/Feb 2010, pp. 15-21

Thomas J. McTear, Jr. joined Timoney Knox’s Insurance Industry group as an associate and focuses his practice on insurance and commercial litigation. Tom routinely handles all matters involving insurance litigation including coverage disputes, bad faith cases and the investigation of potential insurance fraud.

Tom’s professional background includes litigating¬†a¬†variety of cases in Pennsylvania and New Jersey for various insurance companies in both subrogation and defense matters. He served as a law clerk to the Honorable Albert J. Cepparulo of the Bucks County Court of Common Pleas.

While earning his law degree, he served as Managing Editor of the Touro International Law Review and graduated Cum Laude from the Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Industry Law

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2011
  • New Jersey, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2012
  • District of New Jesrey, 2012

Education

  • Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, Cum Laude, 2010
  • Pennsylvania State University, 2006

Honors and Awards

  • Graduated Cum Laude from the Jacob D. Fuchsberg Touro Law Center

Professional Associations

  • Montgomery Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association

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