Laura Feldman

Laura Feldman
  • Partner
  • Feldman Pinto

Laura Feldman grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and comes from a family of lawyers. Beginning with her grandfather, Joseph G. Feldman, who practiced law in Philadelphia until he died at age 90, and continuing with her father, Stephen M. Feldman, a celebrated trial and appellate lawyer and author, the law is in her blood.

After receiving her B.S. in Biology from Syracuse University and her law degree from St. Mary’s School of Law (San Antonio), Ms. Feldman began her legal career as a defense lawyer at LaBrum and Doak. In 1991, she entered a practice with her father and her grandfather, with a concentration in medical malpractice law and complex litigation. When her father retired in 1994, Ms. Feldman and Attorney Rosemary Pinto formed the law firm of Feldman & Pinto, a boutique plaintiffs’ firm and the first all female owned trial law firm in Philadelphia.

Since Feldman & Pinto’s inception, Ms. Feldman has litigated numerous medical malpractice, drug and medical device injury, and other personal injury cases, achieving many 6- and 7-figure settlements and verdicts for her clientsSuper Lawyers has recognized her as a “Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Philadelphia, PA” since 2005. She has received national recognition in Best Lawyers in America© since 2006.

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania Supreme Court
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States Federal District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • United States Federal District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Education

  • B.S. Biology, Syracuse University
  • J.D., St. Mary’s School of Law

Professional Memberships

  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Foundation
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers’ Association
  • Academy of Trial Advocacy

Professional Positions

  • Board Member, Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Board Member, Philadelphia Bar Foundation
  • Board Member, Syracuse University Board of Visitors
  • Chair, Philadelphia Bar Association, Public Interest Section
  • Chair, Philadelphia Bar Association, Women’s Rights Committee
  • Chair, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers’ Association, Diversity Committee
  • Officer, Board of Philadelphia Trial Lawyers’ Association
  • Judge Pro Tem and Arbitrator, Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas

Professional Honors and Recognition

  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers’ Association President’s Award, 2008
  • Included in Super Lawyers (since 2005)
  • Recognized by Best Lawyers® (since 2006)                     
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating

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