Lois M. Shenk

Lois M. Shenk

Location:
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
Phone:
717-884-8923
Fax:
(610) 567-0712
Email:

As a former partner with Post & Schell, P.C., Ms. Shenk brings over twenty years of state and federal trial experience in defense litigation. She has represented clients in various matters including products liability, professional negligence, pharmacy malpractice, premises liability, and motor vehicle accidents.

Ms. Shenk is a member of the American Bar Association, the Philadelphia Bar Association, and the American Society of Pharmacy Law. In 2007, Ms. Shenk was named as a Pennsylvania "Superlawyer" as published in the American Lawyer Media and The Philadelphia Magazine. She serves as a Judge Pro Tempore in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas and she is a member of the Temple American Inn of Court.

In 2003, she was co-chair of the State Civil Committee for the Philadelphia Bar Association. In that capacity, she was a course planner for the Philadelphia Bar Association State Bench-Bar Conference held in Philadelphia in October of 2003.

Ms. Shenk graduated from Pennsylvania State University in 1970. She earned a Master's Degree in Social Work from the University of Pennsylvania in 1979. She earned her law degree from Temple University School of Law in 1984. She is admitted to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

Areas of Practice

  • General Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Professional Liability

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1984
  • New Jersey, 1984

Education

  • Temple University School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1984
  • Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1970
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • M.S.W., Master of Social Work - 1979

Classes/Seminars

  • Speaker: PA Retailers' Association and Post & Schell joint seminar on "Taking the Offensive," a seminar addressing strategies to prevent general liability and workers' compensation claims, issues relating to security, and a legislative update, 2006
  • Course Planner, Philadelphia Bar Association State Bench-Bar Conference,, Philadelphia, 2003

Honors and Awards

  • Recognized as a Pennsylvania "Superlawyer" by her peers as published by American Lawyer Media and Philadelphia Magazine, 2007

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Society for Pharmacy Law, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, Co-chair of the State Civil Committee
  • Board of Trustees for Narberth Library, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, Judge Pro Tem
  • Post & Schell, P.C., Partner