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Steven Pachman

Steven Pachman

CATASTROPHIC SPORTS INJURY DEFENSE PRACTICE GROUP CHAIR AND HIRING PARTNER / Philadelphia

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How Midsize Firms Fit Summer Associates Into the New Normal

September 23, 2020

The Legal Intelligencer
By Lizzy McLellan

Many midsize firms scrapped summer programs years ago, but two Pennsylvania firms were determined to keep theirs running, even during…

18 Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021

August 20, 2020

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that 18 of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2021 edition of…

Nine Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Selected to the 2020 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers List

May 28, 2020

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that nine of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2020 Pennsylvania Super…

‘Standard of Care’ Laws May Not Dissuade Sport Concussion Lawsuits

September 19, 2019

Neurology Today
By Kurt Samson

Although considerable progress has been made in the past decade toward reducing the risk of neurocognitive injury from sports-related concussive…

13 Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Selected to the 2019 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers List

May 9, 2019

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that 13 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2019 Pennsylvania Super…

Montgomery McCracken Launches Sports Medicine Law Newsletter

March 14, 2019

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that the firm has partnered with Hackney Publications to launch Sports Medicine and Law,…

Duke Star Zion Williamson May Have Slam-Dunk Case Against Nike, but Some Lawyers Doubt He’ll Just Do It

March 6, 2019

The Legal Intelligencer
By Max Mitchell

Duke basketball star Zion Williamson’s shoe ripping apart during the first minute of one of the most highly anticipated college games of…

21 Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Selected to the 2018 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers List

May 18, 2018

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that 21 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2018 Pennsylvania Super…

Can Concussion Litigation Make the Leap to Products Liability?

December 15, 2017

The Legal Intelligencer
By Max Mitchell

Sports-related concussion litigation has been expanding across the country, with everything from the NFL and colleges to high schools and…

$20M Aaron Hernandez Suit Faces Hurdles, Attorneys Say

September 22, 2017

The Legal Intelligencer
By Max Mitchell

The family of deceased professional football player Aaron Hernandez filed a $20 million lawsuit against the National Football League and…

Second Impact Syndrome: Diagnosis versus Myth

September 13, 2017

Concussion Litigation Reporter
By Steven Pachman and Kimberly Sachs

On November 5, 2005, La Salle University’s Preston Plevretes took a massive blow to the head during a college football…

21 Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Selected to the 2017 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers List

May 12, 2017

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that 21 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2017 Pennsylvania Super…

Legal Aspects of Concussion: The Ever-Evolving Standard of Care

March 13, 2017

National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Inc., Journal of Athletic Training
By Steven Pachman and Adria Lamba

Today, when an athlete is catastrophically injured while playing a sport, litigation often follows. The likelihood of litigation is even…

Summary of the 2015 University of Michigan Sport Concussion Summit

September 23, 2016

Concussion

Partner Steven Pachman served as a presenter at the 2015 University of Michigan Injury Center Sport Concussion Summit in Ann…

University Hosts Summit on Concussion Research

September 25, 2015

The Michigan Daily
By Nabeel Chollampat

At a conference hosted the University’s Injury Center on Thursday, speakers discussed how sports-related concussions, an issue that has attracted…

Getting to Know Concussion Lawyer Steven Pachman

February 9, 2015

Concussion Litigation Reporter

Steven Pachman is a partner in the Litigation Department at Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP, where he has represented…

Minimizing Risk of Legal Liability for Sport-Related Injuries: A Concussion Defense Lawyer’s Take

December 4, 2014

Sports Litigation Alert
By Steven E. Pachman

As the number of reported concussions and other sport-related injuries continue to increase at the high school, collegiate, and professional…

Alleged Online Defamer Sanctioned In E-Complaint Tiff

April 4, 2014

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Sports-Related Injury Cases on the Rise in Pennsylvania

September 24, 2013

The Legal Intelligencer
By Max Mitchell

The attorney representing the estate of Jack Hill Jr., a 21-year-old college student whose death allegedly stemmed from a sickle…

Concussions and College Football: The Game Must Change — or Perish

August 22, 2013

CBSSports.com
By Dennis Dodd

In the future there will be no helmets. There will be plastic flags flapping from their hips, attached Velcro. Pull…

Concussions and College Football: Quotable Concussions

August 19, 2013

CBSSports.com
By Dennis Dodd

When researching a series like this, there is a lot one has to leave out. Even in cyberspace, space is…

Concussions and College Football: Ex-Player’s Case Takes Aim at NCAA

August 18, 2013

CBSSports.com
By Dennis Dodd

Twenty-seven, articulate, loving father of three, the former Eastern Illinois defensive back and team captain battles seizures and the effects…

The Athletic Trainer’s Legal Liability for Football-Related Injuries: Minimizing the Risk

September 10, 2010

NATA News: News Magazine of the National Athletic Trainers' Association

As the number of reported concussions and other football-related injuries continues to rise at the high school, collegiate and professional…