John F.X. Monaghan, Jr. - Member
John F.X. Monaghan, Jr. concentrates his practice in the defense medical malpractice claims against individual professionals, hospitals, nursing homes and healthcare facilities, as well as the defense of product liability claims and general civil litigation. John also has significant experience in other areas of litigation, including commercial matters, real estate, construction, employment, vehicular and liquor liability. In addition to physicians of all medical specialties and nurses, John also represents podiatrists, chiropractors and dentists.
John is an Assistant Professor at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine and has been a major contributing author of articles for various medical publications in medical malpractice, along with a number of articles in general civil liability for risk management publications. He has presented on topics involving various medical legal issues to law firms, medical organizations and medical institutions throughout the United States as well as in England, France, Ireland and the U.S. Virgin Islands. John has also lectured in various aspects of medical legal issues to the Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society, the Pennsylvania Podiatric Medical Society, the Pennsylvania Plastic Surgery Society, the Gastrointestinal Society of Pennsylvania, the Colorectal Surgical Society and the Northeastern Plastic Surgical Society and numerous podiatric societies.
Mr. Monaghan received his B.A. degree from LaSalle College, where he made Dean's List and attended on a full athletic scholarship. He received his J.D. degree from the University of Mississippi School of Law, where he made Dean's List and earned an International Law Certificate from the University of Dijon.
John is admitted to practice in United States District Court for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, the United States Supreme Court and the state courts of Pennsylvania and Mississippi.