Jennifer Timmeney Callahan

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Jennifer is the Workers' Compensation Department supervisor in the Scranton office, and concentrates her practice solely on workers' compensation litigation. Since 1989 she has represented school districts, health care providers, energy companies and employers from numerous other industries in the defense of workers' compensation matters. She is experienced in handling a range of claims involving catastrophic injuries, hearing loss, psychological injuries, amputations, electrical shock injuries and repetitive trauma injuries. Jennifer works closely with her clients to help them achieve successful results and effectively manage their workers' compensation programs. Jennifer frequently presents to clients, employers, insurers and human resource professionals on topics of interest to the workers' compensation community, including appropriate claims handling, loss prevention and best practices in risk management. She is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, Lackawanna County Bar Association, Northeastern Claims Association and the Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce.
Classes/Seminars Taught

View From the Other Side: Claimants' Bar, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, October 18, 2018

Workers' Compensation from A to Z, National Business Institute, Scranton, Pennsylvania, April 25, 2017

Course and Scope, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, October 19, 2016

Medicare Set-Asides: Problems and Solutions, SES Advanced Workers' Compensation Seminar, Scranton, Pennsylvania, November 4, 2015

Defending Against Excessive Drug Use in Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Cases, Marshall Dennehey Workers' Compensation Seminar, November 6, 2014

General Principles of Workers’ Compensation In the Course of and Arising Out of Employment, Sterling Education Services Workers’ Compensation Law & Practice Seminar, November 5, 2014

Staying in Your Scrubs: Limiting Workers' Compensation Exposure in Hospitals, Central PA Association for Health Care Risk Management Fall Education Forum, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, November 4, 2011

Taught and presented numerous seminars on advanced workers' compensation

Published Works

“Tooey—The Impact on the Employer Exclusivity Protection Long Afforded by the Act,” Defense Digest, Vol. 20, No. 2, June 2014

Admissions
Pennsylvania
1989
Education
University of Cincinnati College of Law (J.D., 1989)
Tulane University (B.A., 1986)
Associations & memberships
Great Pittston Chamber of Commerce
Lackawanna County Bar Association
Northeastern Claims Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Year joined
1994