Kline & Specter, PC, is a preeminent law firm in the United States concentrating in catastrophic injury and medical malpractice litigation.

The firm has achieved more verdicts and settlements in excess of $10 million than any law firm in Pennsylvania (read the analysis). Its lawyers hold impressive records in the state, including the largest in state history -- the recent $8 billion punitive damages award against Johnson & Johnson in a pharmaceutical case -- and the three largest verdicts in a contested liability case — $120 million in a product liability case, $109 million in a power line electrocution case and $100 million in a medical malpractice case. Its $95.6 million award for a building collapse victim is the largest personal injury recovery for one person.

Kline & Specter is headed by attorneys Tom Kline and Shanin Specter, both named among the best lawyers in Pennsylvania and the nation by various independent survey organizations. They are elected members of the Inner Circle of Advocates, a select group of 100 of the nation's most celebrated trial lawyers.

The firm has won acclaim across the country, including: SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS

  • Cited as "one of the country’s leading personal injury firms," Philadelphia Inquirer
  • Called "the most powerful plaintiffs firm in the city," Philadelphia Business Journal
  • Referred to as "a powerhouse law firm," The New York Times
  • Winner of The Legal Intelligencer’s “Litigation Department of the Year” Award for Medical Malpractice and Product Liability/Mass Torts (2018)

Kline & Specter, with more than 40 attorneys, five of whom are also highly skilled doctors – the most of any firm in America --has unparalleled expertise and unsurpassed success in medical malpractice litigation.

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