Stephen M. Greecher, Jr.
Steve is a shareholder and is responsible for complex civil litigation, handling product liability, automobile accident, premises liability and other personal injury litigation. He has also undertaken professional negligence claims involving lawyers and accountants. Steve represents clients in employment litigation, and commercial litigation.
In addition, he represents clients in workers’ compensation cases, as well as individuals in contested Social Security disability matters. Steve is called on frequently to serve as an arbitrator and a mediator in civil litigation matters.
Steve was lead counsel in the case of Kleinknecht v. Gettysburg College, in which the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit established the duty of care owed to student athletes involved in collegiate sports.
Steve counsels clients on commercial and real estate transactions.
Areas of Practice: Civil Litigation, Real Estate
Articles and Presentations: Steve is a contributing author for Pennsylvania Premises Liability: Law and Forms published by the Pennsylvania Association for Justice
Honors and Awards: Steve has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® each year in the Commercial Litigation Law category. He holds an AV™ rating by Martindale Hubbell.
Memberships and Activities: Steve is a member of the Dauphin County Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and the Federal Bar Association; he is also a member of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice.
Jurisdictions: Steve is admitted to practice before all courts in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, as well as the U.S. District Courts for the Middle District and Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.
Education and Background: In 1973, Steve received his B.A., with high distinction, from the Pennsylvania State University. In 1974, he was awarded a Master’s Degree in Public Administration by Penn State. In 1982, he graduated from the Dickinson School of Law magna cum laude.