Thomas P. Wagner is a litigation and trial lawyer with more than 30 years experience. He concentrates his practice on the defense of casualty and product liability cases, as well as the transportation industry. His clients include well-known national retailers and product manufacturers, the largest operator of school buses in the world, and one of the largest transit authorities in the U.S.
With strong ties to his community, Mr. Wagner is Vice President of the Town Council in Upper Darby Township, PA, and a board member for the Upper Darby Industrial Development Authority. He has been a board member of the Delaware County Authority since 2001, and he served on the Board of Directors for Wheels of Wellness, a non profit organization, from 2001 to 2007.
Mr. Wagner graduated cum laude from Fairfield University in 1974 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Politics. He attended Law School at St. John’s University where he was an editor of the Law Review. Following law school, he served a clerkship with the Honorable J. William Ditter, Jr., United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
He joined the law firm of Rawle & Henderson at the end of his clerkship in 1980, and served for over a decade on Rawle & Henderson’s Executive Committee. Mr. Wagner joined Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin in 2007 as a shareholder in the firm’s casualty practice, and he now manages one of the major Casualty Groups in Philadelphia. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New York.
- New York, 1978
- Pennsylvania, 1978
Associations & Memberships:
- Defense Research Institute
- Hearing Committee Member, Serving the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
- Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel, Executive Board, 1997 -1999
- Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Discovery Master
- Temple American Inn of Court, President, 1999-2000
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