Deasey, Mahoney & Valentini is a well-established national defense litigation law firm headquartered in Philadelphia.
Our clients benefit from our litigators’ collective experience in a variety of practice areas. For each matter they handle, senior litigators provide personal attention during all phases of representation and deliver exceptional, responsive service at a reasonable cost.
In short, our attorneys strive to craft and deliver a superior product.
Leanna B. Ruotanen is a partner with Deasey, Mahoney & Valentini, Ltd. She joined the firm as an Associate in 2017 after working for a mid-size regional litigation firm specializing in the defense of personal injury claims. Leanna currently defends clients in a broad range...Read More
Deasey, Mahoney & Valentini represents insurers and their affiliates in tort and statutory claims alleging breach of the covenant of good faith and fair dealing, improper claims and underwriting practices, consumer fraud and extra contractual claims, from sound advice at the claims handling stage, to assisting in formulating strategies for handling mediations and settlement conferences in underlying cases with an eye towards avoiding bad faith traps involving general liability, business auto, property, liquor liability, construction, directors & officers, professional liability including architect and engineers, municipal liability and school errors & omissions, including litigation in state and federal trial and appellate courts, as well as extensive experience in mediation and other types of ADR.Read More
DMV Obtains Dismissal of Municipality from FHA and ADA Claims
Rufus Jennings recently successfully argued for the dismissal of a claim under the Fair Housing Act and Americans with Disabilities Act on behalf of a municipal client. The claim concerned the installation of a mobile home in a resident’s driveway to be used as an...Read More