PATRICK HEALEY
Partner  




Kathy Ciesielka - Administrative Assistant
E: kciesielka@rebarbernstiel.com
T: 484-344-5325
Stephanie Schwenk - Paralegal
E: sschwenk@rebarbernstiel.com
T: 267-705-4091

Patrick J. Healey is a partner at Rebar Bernstiel. He has extensive experience in commercial litigation, civil litigation area, having handled cases of medical malpractice, automobile and premises liability, municipal liability, civil rights, products liability, employment litigation, insurance coverage, ERISA, and employment law. Patrick has conducted cases from initial pleading to discovery phases, through trial and appeal. He has tried hundreds of arbitrations, dozens of cases to verdict as sole trial counsel, and has acted as co-counsel at trial on approximately 50 additional cases. Patrick has authored numerous appellate briefs and has also argued before the Pennsylvania Superior and Commonwealth Courts, and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He has also practiced before the EEOC and Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Rebar Bernstiel, Patrick was employed as staff counsel for two of the largest insurance companies in the country and was partner in a firm that represented one of the nation’s largest hospitals. Patrick has a true appreciation of an insurance clientele’s needs and assessment. He brings focus and efficiency that only such a background provides.

Education

University of Scranton, magna cum laude, B.S. in Political Science, M.A. in History

Villanova University School of Law 1991

Primary Practice Areas
Auto-Liability

Automobile
Liability

Bad-Faith

Bad
Faith

Complex-Litigation

Complex
Litigation

Employment-Law

Employment
Law

Medical-Malpractice

Medical
Malpractice

Information-Security

Information
Security

Long-Term-Care

Long Term
Care

Professional-Liability

Professional
Liability

Reinsurance-and-Excess-Coverage

Excess
Coverage

Retail-&-Hospitality

Retail &
Hospitality

Security-Liability

Security
Liability

Social-Services-Liability

Social
Services

travel_tourism

Travel
Tourism

workers_comp

Workers
Comp

Bar Memberships & Court Admissions
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Professional Affiliations and Professional Organizations

Defense Research Institute, Trucking Law Committee

Notable Honors

Villanova Law School elected member of Honor Board

Villanova Law School Student Bar Association

Personal Interests
In his spare time, Patrick enjoys biking, running, hiking, reading, and spending time with his family. He admits his one guilty pleasure is his love of fine cigars.