Thomas P. Cummings

Tom-Cummings

Thomas's Info

DLP Office:

Moosic

Law School:

Dickinson School of Law

Memberships:

  • National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives
  • Lackawanna County Bar Association
  • Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice
  • American Association of Justice
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Association For Justice

Concentration: Litigation in the fields of Workers’ Compensation, Personal Injury, Social Security Disability and Commercial Litigation.

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association (Workers’ Compensation Section and Civil Litigation Section) – Member
  • Pennsylvania  Association For Justice- Member
  • Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice- Member
  • National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives – Member
  • Lackawanna Bar Association (Scranton, Pennsylvania) (Board Member, Young Lawyers’ Division, 1991-1993 Secretary, Young Lawyers’ Division, 1994-1995; Vice-President, Young Lawyers’ Division, 1995-1996; President Young Lawyers’ Division, 1997; Member of Executive Board, 1994-1998; Bar Association Finance Committee, 1996 Civil Rules Committee, 1996-1999; Judiciary Committee, 1996-1998)
  • Lackawanna County Pro-Bono, Inc. – Executive Board Member, 1998-2003
  • Lecturer – Lackawanna County Bar Association Bench/Bar Conference
  • Lecturer-  Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice Annual Workers’ Compensation “Boot Camp”
  • Lecturer - Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice “Lien and Subrogation”
  • Super Lawyer Status – 2010, 2011, 2012

Biography: Thomas P. Cummings has been a Partner with Dougherty, Leventhal & Price, LLP since
1996 has been with the firm since 1991. He focuses his practice on workers’ compensation and Social Security Disability cases.

Tom works primarily from DLP’s Moosic, Pa. office and is a certified member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives. He has held various Board positions with the Lackawanna County Bar Association (Board Member, Young Lawyers\’ Division, 1991-1993 Secretary, Young Lawyers\’ Division, 1994-1995; Vice-President, Young Lawyers\’ Division, 1995-1996; President Young Lawyers\’ Division, 1997; Member of Executive Board, 1994-1998; Bar Association Finance Committee, 1996 Civil Rules Committee, 1996-1999; Judiciary Committee, 1996-1998) and has lectured at various Bar functions, including the People’s Law Scholl and the Annual Bench/Bar Conference.

In addition, he offered seminar presentations for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the National Business Institute and Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice. He is a member of the Lackawanna County Bar Association, the Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice, American Association of Justice, Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Association For Justice.

Tom received his Undergraduate Degree from the University of Scranton (cum laude) and graduated from the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University.