Stephen Dougherty
Stephen Dougherty
  • Current Employment Position:
  • Associate
  • Areas of Practice:
  • Insurance Defense
  • Railroad Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Negligence
  • Railroad Law
  • FELA Occupational Hearing Loss
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • Bar Admissions:
  • Pennsylvania - 2011
  • New Jersey - 2011
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey - 2011
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania - 2013
  • Education:
  • Widener University School of Law - J.D., 2011
  • University of Notre Dame - B.A., 2008
  • Member:
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • New Jersey Bar Association
  • Biography:
  • Stephen graduated from the University of Notre Dame in May 2008, with a double major in history and anthropology. He spent the fall semester of his junior year in London, England, as part of Notre Dame’s London Honors Program. Following college, Stephen went on to study at Widener University School of Law, earning his Juris Doctorate in May 2011. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey as well as the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey and the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

  • Stephen worked as a clerk for Hohn & Scheuerle, LLC, during law school. After law school Stephen went to work with the defense firm of Lavin, O’Neil, Cedrone & DiSipio. While there he worked in a number of areas including products liability, general torts, mass torts, toxic torts, medical malpractice, premises liability and contract law. Stephen returned to Hohn & Scheuerle, LLC, in October 2016 after spending four and a half years at Lavin, O’Neil, Cedrone & DiSipio.