SCRANTON — Attorney J. Christopher Munley has been named the 2016 Lawyer of the Year in the field of workers’ compensation law in the Allentown metro-area by Best Lawyers in America.
Munley, a partner at Munley Law in Scranton, has represented individuals and families who have suffered due to injury for 21 years. He has been previously recognized by Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers and named among the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Pennsylvania by the National Trial Lawyers Association.
He currently resides in Clarks Summit with his wife Dr. Maria Yager Munley and their two children.
In addition, four more members of the Munley firm were listed in the 2016 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Robert W. Munley, Marion Munley, Daniel Munley and Robert W. Munley III have been listed among the nation’s best attorneys in the fields of personal injury litigation, product liability litigation and workers’ compensation.