Firm Overview

Justice for All. One Case at a Time.

Serving Northeastern Pennsylvania, including Luzerne County, Lackawanna County, Monroe County and the surrounding communities, including Wilkes-Barre, Scranton and Hazleton.

It is common for individuals and businesses to find themselves involved in a legal dispute with another party. Disputes might involve personal injury, product liability, medical malpractice, wrongful death, workers’ compensation and social security disability. The objective in such a dispute is to right a wrong, compel the adherence to an agreement or obtain just compensation for any injury or damages suffered. O’Donnell Law Offices is a qualified, experienced personal injury law firm that will help achieve a successful outcome in your legal dispute.

Founded in 1990, O’Donnell Law Offices has built a successful practice based on legal scholarship, professionalism, innovation and skillful, vigorous advocacy. We get to know you and your legal concerns, and our team develops a strategic map for addressing them. We practice our profession with integrity, trust, compassion and knowledge to make sure we cover all bases in pursuing a desired outcome.

Our success is measured in our proven track record, as well as acknowledged by membership in the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, selection by Super Lawyers as top attorneys in Pennsylvania, and a listing in the National Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.

Million Dollar Advocates Forum / Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

milliondollarIdentifying the Top Trial Lawyers in America. Attorney Neil O’Donnell is a Life Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and has been certified as a member of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Membership acknowledges excellence in advocacy, and provides members with a national network of experienced colleagues for professional referral and information exchange in major cases.Established in 1993, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which includes the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, is one the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have acted as principal counsel in cases in which million and multi-million dollar verdicts, awards and settlements have been won. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.

Super Lawyers®

super_lawyers_logoAcknowledging professional achievement Attorney Neil O’Donnell has been named by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers as a top attorney in Pennsylvania each year since the rankings began in 2004, and has been named to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Top 100 list from 2007–2017. In 2008, he was listed as one of the Top Ten in Pennsylvania. Attorney Catherine O’Donnell joined the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers listing for the 2007 – 2009 and 2011–2017 editions. Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The objective of the Super Lawyers selection process is to create a credible, comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys that can be used as a resource to assist in the search for legal counsel. A rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by attorney-led research staff, a peer-review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check ensures that the annual report identifies only the top five percent of lawyers in each state.

Bar Register of Pre-Eminent Lawyers

office_av_ratingEstablishing leadership in the field The O’Donnell Law Offices including Attorneys Neil O’Donnell, Catherine O’Donnell and Michael O’Donnell are listed in Martindale-Hubbell’s Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.America’s most exclusive directory of lawyers for more than 90 years, the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers lists only those select lawyers and law firms that have earned the highest rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, an authoritative resource for information on the worldwide legal profession. With a history spanning 140 years, the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Network is powered by a database of over one million lawyers and law firms in over 160 countries.