James Christopher Munley

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Areas of Practice: Personal Injury Litigation
Years in Practice: 20
Martindale Hubbell Rating: AV® PreeminentTM  4.9 / 5.0

Email: cmunley@munley.com  |   Phone: 844-686-5397

Christopher has represented over a thousand individuals and their families in personal injury cases.  If you want an attorney who will stand with you and fight for you, call Christopher today for a consultation.

  • Listed in “Best Lawyers in America”
  • Board Certified Trial Specialist for the National Board of Trial Advocates
  • Super Lawyer 2005-2014

Christopher’s Education…

  • Oklahoma City University School of Law, Oklahoma City, OK, Juris Doctor, 1994
  • Colegio Mayor La Concepcion – Valencia, Spain
  • Catholic University of America Washington, DC , BA, 1990

Christopher’s Professional Affiliations…

  • US District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Lackawanna and Luzerne County Bar Associations
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice
  • American Association for Justice
  • Northeastern Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Board of Governors
  • Former Member of Young Lawyers Division Lackawanna Bar Association

What Christopher is also proud of…

  • Gerry Spence Regional Trial Lawyers College 2002
  • Executive Education Certificate, The Ultimate in Trial Advocacy, Harvard University
  • Lackawanna Bar Association Committee Assignments – Fee Dispute Committee, Nominating Committee, Golf Outing Committee
  • Spoke on Importance of collection and preservation of evidence in civil cases
  • Moderator, Lackawanna County Bar Association Annual Meeting, 1998 Rules of Civil Procedure
  • Council for Community Affairs, Annual Meeting January 2001
  • Founded a national Legal Marketing and Management seminar series ATLAS Lawyers to provide both Legal Marketing and Practice Management advice to small to mid-sized law firms. Past Seminars:
    • February 2008, Palm Brach Gardens, FL
    • September 2008, The Phoenician, Scottsdale, AZ
    • March 2009, The Buena Vista Palace, Disneyworld, FL
    • February 2010, Naples Grand, Naples, FL
    • March 2011, Naples Grand, Naples, FL
    • October 2011, Historic Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel, Scranton, PA
    • October 2012, The W Hotel, Fort Lauderdale, FL
    • April 2013, The Washington Marriott, Washington, D.C.
    • September 2013, The W Hotel, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Christopher’s Family & Community…

  • Vice Chairman, Lackawanna County Multi-Purpose Stadium Authority Owner of the New York Yankees AAA Affiliate Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees
  • President, Board of Directors, The Scranton Club
  • Member, Jeffrey M. Davis Scholarship Award Committee
  • Board of Directors, Northeast Pennsylvania Chapter Girl Scouts of America
  • Speaker at Regional Senior Centers on “Identity Theft” on how to avoid becoming a victim and steps to take if you discover your identity has been stolen
  • Speaker at Regional Senior Centers on the topic “Preparing for Surgery”
  • Christopher is married to Dr. Maria Yager Munley and is the proud father of two children