Leo A. Bohanski joined Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin’s Casualty Department in 2004, handling the defense of matters involving motor vehicle liability, premises liability, general liability and first party medical benefits disputes.
Most of his work focuses on the defense of personal injury claims for motor vehicle accidents and uninsured/underinsured motorists. Leo regularly handles premises liability claims on behalf of malls and home owner’s associations.
He has a specialty in handling complex economic damages cases involving the application of the various provisions of the Pennsylvania Motor Vehicle Financial Responsibility Law in significantly reducing the boardable and recoverable economic damages sought by plaintiffs.
Leo graduated from the Pennsylvania State University in 2000 with a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in International Politics and minors in French and Economics. He completed a legal internship for the Finance Department of the Office of the Corporation Counsel in Washington D.C.
During his senior year, he studied abroad in France at the prestigious Marc Bloch University of Strasbourg for international students. All of his courses were taught solely in French.
In 2003, he received his juris doctor from the Villanova University School of Law. Soon after graduating from law school, he served a one-year term as a law clerk to the Honorable Peter J. O’Brien in the Court of Common Pleas of Monroe County.