James Goslee is a member of the firm. Mr. Goslee is an experienced trial attorney that regularly represents individuals injured as a result of catastrophic injury and medical malpractice. He also represents plaintiffs in bad faith insurance litigation, crashworthiness and product defect cases. Mr. Goslee has secured multiple verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients, including:
– $2.9 million jury verdict in a medical malpractice case in Lehigh County (2016);
– $6 million settlement on behalf of the parents of 13-year-old boy who drowned in an apartment complex swimming pool (2016);
– $528,000 jury verdict in Philadelphia for a worker injured when he fell through scaffolding (2015);
– $700,000 arbitration award for a school teacher who suffered a mild traumatic brain injury in a car accident (2016);
– $1 million policy limit settlement for a man injured in an automobile accident.
In addition to his trial work, Mr. Goslee has successfully argued before courts of appeals, including a libel case, Cheney v. Daily News L.P., in which the 3rd Circuit, on a motion for reconsideration, overturned both the lower district court’s order dismissing a case and its own previous opinion upholding the dismissal.
Mr. Goslee graduated from Temple Law School magna cum laude in 2006. He graduated with honors from Temple’s Trial Advocacy LLM program in 2013. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Goslee was an associate at Dechert LLP and also served a 2 year federal clerkship with the Honorable Timothy J. Savage, a Federal District Court Judge in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
In 2016, Mr. Goslee was named as a Lawyer on the Fast Track by the Legal Intelligencer. He has been consistently recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer since 2013. Mr. Goslee has served for a number of years on the Board of Governors for the Pennsylvania Association for Justice. He is also on the Leadership Council of Community Legal Services of Philadelphia.
Mr. Goslee is barred in both Pennsylvania and California.
Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, J.D. (magna cum laude), 2006
Lycoming College, B.A. (Economics), 2003
Law Clerk to the Honorable Timothy J. Savage in the United States District Court for Eastern District of Pennsylvania (2009 – 2011).
Mr. Goslee is a pro-bono volunteer for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania’s Prisoner Civil Rights Litigation panel.
United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Pennsylvania Associates for Justice (Member of the Board of Governors)
Philadelphia Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
Pennsylvania Association for Justice (Future Leaders Section Delegate)
Temple Inn of Court
James P. Goslee, Major Changes to Removal Jurisdiction in 2012, The Legal Intelligencer (January 9, 2012).
James P. Goslee, Leaving the Courthouse: Career Advice for Law Clerks, The Legal Intelligencer (May 10, 2012).
James P. Goslee, Revisiting the Feingold Decisions -— Putting Bad Faith in Context, The Legal Intelligencer (November 20, 2012).
James P. Goslee & Matthew T. Stone, Prioritizing Business Development to Ensure Autonomy, The Legal Intelligencer, January 22, 2013).