Attorney Richard Jaffe

About Me

One of Philadelphia’s best‑known and well‑respected Workers’ Compensation attorneys, Richard A. Jaffe has been representing injured workers and other disabled individuals for over32 years. He concentrates his practice on Workers’ Compensation and Social Security Disability. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and Tulane Law School, he is licensed to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He started the firm in 1994 and since then has aggressively fought for the rights of the injured worker in hundreds of cases in the Southeastern Pennsylvania area. He is an active member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of PaAJ, and is on the Board of Directors of the Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group for 2005‑2019. Effective May 1, 2013 Richard is Certified as a Specialist in the Practice of Workers Compensation Law by the PA Bar Association's Section on Workers Compensation as Authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. He has been named to the PA SuperLawyer List 2006-2019.
I am Licensed to Practice in:
Pennsylvaniasince 1985
New Jerseysince 1986
My Education
University of PennsylvaniaB.A. - 1981
Tulane Law SchoolJ.D. - 1985
My Memberships
PA Association for Justice
American Association for Justice
WILG : Board of Directors 2005-2019
American Bar Association
PA Bar Association
Philadelphia Bar Association

Lead Counsel Rating Details

This Attorney is Rated in the Following Practice Areas:
Workers' Compensation Law since 2005
  • Verified Experience
  • Peer Recommended
  • Spotless Record

Practice Highlights

Received the Following Awards
Certified as a Specialist in the Practice of Workers Comp
PA SuperLawyer List 2006-2019
The Best Lawyers in America© 2015-2019 in the fields of WC
Rated 10/10 Superb by
Peer Review rated by Martindale Hubbell

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