Munley Law is pleased to announce that Partner Marion Munley was elected as the Parliamentarian for the American Association for Justice at its annual convention in Seattle, Washington.
The American Association of Justice is a 20,000-member organization of plaintiff attorneys dedicated to protecting the rights of trial by jury. The mission of the AAJ is to promote justice and fairness for injured victims, safeguard victims’ rights, and strengthen the civil justice system through education and disclosure of information critical to public safety and health.
A champion of victims’ rights and the civil justice system for over 25 years, Marion is known for her compassionate approach to representing the catastrophically injured and her tireless devotion to her clients and their families. Triple Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy in Civil Trial, Civil Practice, and Truck Law, Marion has earned an AV-Preeminent designation from Martindale-Hubbell, the industry’s highest ethical and client satisfaction rating.
A leader in the legal community, Marion is an active member of the American Association for Justice. She was the first woman to become Chair of the AAJ Trucking Litigation Group in 2017 and is a past chair of the AAJ’s Women Trial Lawyers Caucus. Marion is also active in the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, serving on its Board of Governors and Executive Committee.
Marion serves as the President of the Melvin Belli Trial Lawyers Society. Among her other professional affiliations are the American Board of Trial Advocates, the International Society of Barristers, and the Summit Council, an exclusive group of today’s top civil justice attorneys committed to the highest levels of trial advocacy, to obtaining justice for individuals and families who have been hurt by corporate wrongdoing, and to the protection of the civil justice system.
Listed in The Best Lawyers in America@ since 2012, Marion has been named the 2022 “Lawyer of the Year” for Product Liability Litigation — Plaintiffs in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Last year, she was recognized as Best Lawyers@ 2021 “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury-Plaintiffs for the Allentown metro area. Marion has also been selected to the list of Pennsylvania Super Lawyers for the last 18 years and has been consistently recognized as one of the “top 50 Women Lawyers in Pennsylvania” in Super Lawyers Magazine. In 2022, Marion was recognized as one of the “top 100 Lawyers in Pennsylvania” by Super Lawyers Magazine. Marion has been named a Law dragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyer for the past four years and was recognized as one of the Law dragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America for 2017 and 2019.
A graduate of Temple University School of Law, Marion received her undergraduate degree from the University of Scranton.
About Munley Law
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