John Mirabella, Esquire Biography:

John Mirabella is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. His  practice is concentrated in representing individuals injured due to medical negligence and individuals seriously injured in automobile accidents, construction accidents and by defective products. John is consistently selected to the “Super Lawyers” list in Pennsylvania, has an AV “Preeminent” rating from Martindale Hubbell, and has been named in “Best Lawyers in America”. John regularly lectures and publishes on trial practice.

Representative Speaking Engagements:

+   Annual Medical Malpractice  Update  – Philadelphia,” Pennsylvania Bar Institute   (August 2016)

+ “Personal Injury Law for the Solo Practitioner “ Cape Institute ( May 2016)

+ “Hospital Malpractice in Pennsylvania: Teleradiology, New Born Screening, Infection Control and Corporate Negligence “ Cape Institute (April 2015)

+ “9th Annual Medical Malpractice All Day Seminar – Philadelphia,” Pennsylvania Association for Justice (November 2014)

+ “Hospital Malpractice in Pennsylvania: Teleradiology, Newborn Screening, Infection Control and Corporate Negligence,” Cape Institute (April 2014)

+ “Medical Malpractice Update,” Pennsylvania Bar Institute (March 2013)

+ “7th Annual Medical Malpractice Full Day Seminar” Pennsylvania Association for Justice (November 2012)

+ Course planner, “Medical Malpractice for Beginners.1I Cape Institute (ApriI2011)

+ Course planner, “Birth Injury Litigation: A Crash Course on-Obstetrics.” Cape Institute (October 2010)

+ Course planner, “Medical Malpractice under the MCARE Act. Cape Institute (August 2009)

+ “Medical Malpractice for the Solo Practitioner in Pennsylvania.” (April 2008)

+ “Jury Selection in Medical Malpractice Cases.” Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association (October 2007) .

+ “Latest Issues Concerning Certificate of Merit.” Philadelphia Bar Association (November 2007)

+ Course planner, “Emergency Room Medicine. Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association (December 2006)

+ Course planner, “Medical Malpractice: What to keep, What to Decline.” Cape Institute (December 2005)

Articles and Publications:

+ “Emerging Areas of Institutional Liability for Pennsylvania Hospitals,” The Legal Intelligencer, March 17, 2015

+ “Jury Selection in Medical Malpractice Cases after Cordes,”  9th Annual Medical Malpractice CLE Seminar, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, November 11,2014

+ “Radiology in the ER: Where is your study being read?” The Legal Intelligencer, March 26, 2013

+ “Expert witnesses in malpractice trials: when to attack, when to back off and when to duck,” The Legal Intelligencer, March 20, 2012

+ “Birth Injury Litigation: Pitfalls for the Unwary,” The Legal Intelligencer, November 15, 2011

+ “Medical Malpractice 2007,” Chapter on Jury Selection in Medical Malpractice Cases. Publisher: Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Series: PaTLA, Pub. no. 420-2007

+ “Trying the Emergency Room Case,”  Publisher, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, 2006. Series: PaTLA, Pub. no. 472-2007


+ Vassar College: A.B. 1984

+ Dickinson School of Law J.D. 1987


+ Pennsylvania, 1987

+ U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1987

+ New Jersey, 1992

+ U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1992

+ United States Court of Appeals – Third Circuit

+ United States Supreme Court

Awards and Honors:

+ Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent rating (5.0 out of 5.0)

+ Best Lawyers in America, 2014

+ Selected to Pennsylvania Super Lawyers Listings in 2005 and 2007-present

+ Articles Editor, Dickinson Law Review, 1987


+ Philadelphia Bar Association (Co-Chair Medical Legal Committee, 2008-2013)

+ Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association

+ New Jersey Trial Lawyers Association

+ The American Association for Justice

+ The Million Dollar Advocates Forum

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