Daniel J. Siegel, Esquire
For over 30 years Daniel J. Siegel has represented clients in workers’ compensation, personal injury and Social Security disability claims, handling everything from major mass torts to small claims matters. His appeals court victories have helped more injured persons than any firm in Pennsylvania and he has been widely recognized for these accomplishments. Notably, he has been named Best Lawyers® 2022 Workers’ Compensation Law – Claimants “Lawyer of the Year” in Philadelphia. He is also routinely ranked by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers for his expertise in workers’ compensation and has been named The Philadelphia Business Journal’s Best of the Bar and Delaware County Daily Times’s Best Personal Injury Firm in Delaware County.
In addition, Dan assists families who need guidance with estate planning such as wills, living wills and powers of attorneys. He also serves as a silent second chair for other attorneys, working with litigators in all phases of trial (from legal writing to analyzing transcripts to preparing for trial) and as appellate counsel in state and federal courts. He also guides other attorneys and law firms through ethical minefields including representing attorneys in disciplinary matters, counseling firms and attorneys when someone is leaving a law firm and providing advice on professional responsibility issues.
Dan is a prolific speaker and author including presenting 400+ programs, writing 250+ articles and publishing 14 books on various topics related to workers’ compensation, appeals, litigation, ethics, legal technology and attorney workflow management. He also serves on the Board of Directors for the Delaware County Bar Association, as the American Bar Association Law Practice Division’s Professional Development Board Chair, Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Committee on Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility Chair and Philadelphia Bar Association’s Professional Guidance Committee Member.
Dan is strongly committed to giving back to the community, and from 2008 to 2021, he served as 4th Ward Commissioner in Haverford Township and was a member of the Board of the Haverford Partnership for Economic Development. Dan is also counsel for the Foundation for Ichtyhyosis and Related Skin Types and is on the Board of Directors for the Anti-Defamation League of Eastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey & Delaware.
Dan received his law degree from Temple University School of Law and his bachelor’s degree from Franklin and Marshall College (with honors). He is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.