PHILADELPHIA (June 2023) – Personal injury law firm Laffey, Bucci & Kent is pleased to announce that Guy D’Andrea has been named among The National Trial Lawyers’ Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Pennsylvania for his work as a civil plaintiff attorney. This honor is given to the top 100 attorneys in each state or region for exceptional work in criminal defense or civil plaintiff cases.
D’Andrea is a high-profile criminal and civil trial lawyer who has litigated over 100 jury trials and countless number of bench trials. He frequently handles national cases involving sexual and physical assaults in institutional settings including boarding schools, residential treatment facilities, hospitals, universities, sports organizations, daycare centers, and schools. In addition, he litigates cases against religious organizations that have permitted children to be abused for decades.
Before joining Laffey, Bucci & Kent, D’Andrea served as an Assistant District Attorney in the Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office. During his time in the Homicide Unit, he prosecuted several high-profile cases, including the infamous “Philadelphia Craigslist killer” and murderers who targeted transgender women. D’Andrea has also served as an adjunct professor at Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, where he has taught advanced trial advocacy courses with an emphasis on courtroom technology.
As the former chair of the Young Lawyer’s Division of the National Crime Victim Bar Association, D’Andrea has advocated for positive change within the legal community. He is also an active member of the American Association for Justice. He received his law degree from Widener University School of Law and his bachelor’s degree from Loyola University Maryland.
The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 is an invitation-only organization comprised of distinguished trial lawyers from each state or region who have met stringent qualifications. Their mission is to promote excellence and foster diversity in the legal profession through advocacy training, networking, and education of trial lawyers.
Laffey, Bucci & Kent was founded in 2009 by Jeff Laffey, Paul Bucci & Brian Kent. Each attorney brings a wealth of trial experience to the firm. Combined, attorneys at the firm have over 50 years of experience and have obtained over $500 million for their clients. In addition to crime victim injury cases, the firm handles a variety of personal injury matters including work injuries, construction accidents, defective product injuries, auto injuries and more.