Daniel W. Munley

Areas of Practice: Personal Injury Litigation
Years in Practice: 19

Email: dan@munley.com  |   Phone: 855-866-5529. 

Daniel has represented hundreds of individuals and their families in personal injury cases, with a special focus on tractor-trailer and transportation litigation.  If you want an attorney who will stand with you and fight for you, call Daniel today for a consultation.

  • Recognized as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers for Pennsylvania by the National Trial Lawyers Association
  • Listed in “Best Lawyers in America”
  • Board Certified, Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Past Chairperson, Trucking Litigation Group, American Association of Justice
  • Charter member and current Executive Board member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) Trucking Litigation Group
  • Pennsylvania Magazine Super Lawyer 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Daniel’s Education…

  • University of Tulsa College of Law, Oklahoma, Juris Doctor, 1994, American Jurisprudence Award of Excellence in Trial Advocacy
  • University of Scranton, Scranton, PA, B.S., Dean’s List, 1990

Daniel’s Professional Affiliations…

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Lackawanna Bar Association
  • Luzerne County Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice
  • Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association

What Daniel is also proud of…

  • Certification by the Association of Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America (AITLA)
  • Recognition, French Consulate, NYC, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Trial Lawyers Care for representation of Dening Lohez whose husband died on 9.11.2001 in the Twin Towers
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Named Super Lawyer by Pennsylvania Magazine 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Pennsylvania Rising Stars Super Lawyer 2005, 2006, 2010
  • Member, Trial Lawyers Care, the largest pro bono effort in the United States following the 2001 terror attacks
  • Member, American Association of Justice PAC
  • Member, Public Relations Committee, American Association of Justice
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Small Business Litigation Group
  • Presentations:
    • Speaker,  New Jersey Association for Justice Boardwalk Convention in Atlantic City, NJ, April 30, 2015: “Discovery Issues in Tractor Trailer Litigation”
    • Speaker, Kentucky Justice Association, “How To Litigate That Big Truck Case”
    • Presenter, AAJ, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, “Why a Truck Collision Case Must Be Handled Differently Than an Auto Collision Case”
    • Presenter, AAJ, Seattle, WA, “Discovery in a Tractor-Trailer Case”
    • Presenter, AAJ, Las Vegas, NV, “Cross-Examining Defense Experts”
    • Presenter, St. Louis, MO, “Violations as a Path to Justice”
    • Presenter, Nashville, Tennessee and Lexington, KY, “Early Discovery in Interstate Trucking Litigation Cases”
    • Presenter, Atlanta, GA, “Spoliation of the Log Books – How Trucking Companies Try to Hide the Truth”
    • Lecturer, University of Scranton, Nursing Home Litigation
    • Presenter, Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America Super Summit, St. Louis, MO, “Discovery in a Trucking Litigation Case”

Daniel’s Family & Community…

  • Board of Directors, Everhart Museum
  • Coach, Little League Baseball
  • Coach, Boys’ Basketball
  • Coach, Girls’ Softball
  • Society of the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick
  • Solicitor, Board of Directors, Abington Little League
  • Board of Directors, Black and Blue Ball, Muscular Dystrophy Association 2007, 2008, 2009
  • Board Member, Forum Towers
  • Featured Speaker at the Council for Community Affairs Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Dinner, Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • Daniel is married to Valerie Munley and is the proud father of three children

Client Testimonies for Dan…

I got into a serious accident with a tractor trailer two years ago, one that took me out of commission for months. The trucking company was fighting my case, saying I was the one who caused the accident. Luckily, I had Dan Munley at my side. He got me the money to help pay the medical bills and much more. He really pulled through for me and my family and I am eternally grateful to him.”

-Trucking Accident Client

“When I got into my terrible auto accident eight months ago, I had nowhere to turn after the insurance company denied my claim. Not only did Dan Munley help me with my case, but he kept me informed every step of the way. Thank you so much for all your work!”

-Elizabeth, a Car Accident Client

“Dan Munley was wonderful and was always within a phone call away. I always felt he was available to me at any time. It was such a wonderful feeling knowing that there was always someone in my corner taking care of me. He always came through. Always. I would recommend Dan Munley to anyone!”

-Marie, Personal Injury Client