Malcolm L. MacGregor Esq.

Malcolm L. MacGregor Esq.

Managing Partner
Scranton, Pennsylvania

Malcolm L. MacGregor is a founding partner in the law firm of McDonald & MacGregor, LLC, in Scranton. Malcolm offers 25 years of experience in the trial and settlement of significant personal injury cases, helping to put lives of injury victims back together. A graduate of the University of Scranton, Attorney MacGregor earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communications in 1986. He went on to complete his legal studies earning his Juris Doctorate from the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, in Washington, D.C., in 1989.

Mr. MacGregor currently served as the immediate past president of the Lackawanna Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association and is a 2200 member of the Statewide Trial Lawyers' Advocacy Organization. He has mentored through seminars, publications and presentations for fellow attorneys and those in litigation-related fields on behalf of The Pennsylvania Association for Justice, The Pennsylvania Bar Association, The Lackawanna Bar Association, The Northeastern Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, The Committee for Justice for All of Northeastern Pennsylvania and The National Business Institute.

An active member of our regional legal community including the Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe and Pennsylvania Bar Associations, Mr. MacGregor is also recognized in Best Lawyers in America, 2015-2016, an Invitee, Million Dollar Advocates Forum, for Attorneys Settling Cases in Excess of One Million Dollars; inductee, Top 100 Trial Lawyers, by the National Trial Lawyers and has been recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer by Law & Politics/Philadelphia Magazine.  Attorney MacGregor has served as the chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Civil Litigation Council. He is also a past president of the Federal Bar Association's Middle District Chapter and a court appointee to the Lawyer Advisory Committee of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.

Malcolm is a husband and proud father of four children, and an active youth athletics coach and community volunteer, and can be reached at [email protected] or 570-209-0762.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Motor Vehicle, Truck and Bus Accident Litigation
  • Workers' Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1993


  • Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, Washington, District of Columbia
    • Juris Doctorate - 1989
    • Honors: Letter of Distinction - Advocacy
  • University of Scranton
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1986
    • Major: Communications


  • Medical Malpractice - Electronic Medical Records, Pennsylvania Association for Justice
  • Medical - Legal Relations, Pennsylvania Association for Justice
  • Powerpoint - Maximizing Damages, Lackawanna Bar Association
  • Mediation/Settlement of Civil Cases, The Committee for Justice for All National Business Institute

Honors and Awards

  • Invitee, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers
  • Pennsylvania "Super Lawyer", Law & Politics/Philadelphia Magazine, 2005 - 2016
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2015 - 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice , Past President/Member, 1990 - Present
  • Lackawanna Bar Association, Past President/Member, 1990 - Present
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Civil Litigation Council, Young Lawyers' Division, Zone 5 Hours of Delegate Member, Chair, 1990 - Present
  • Federal Bar Association’s Middle District Chapter, Past President, 2000 - 2008
  • Lawyers' Advisory Committee of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • Best Lawyers' in America, 2015 - 2016
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Invitee
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers
  • Pennsylvania "Super Lawyer" Philadelphia Magazine/Law & Politics, 2015 - 2016

Past Employment Positions

  • McDonald & MacGregor, LLC, Managing Partner/Trial Counsel, 2011 - 2016
  • Foley, McLane, Foley, McDonald & MacGregor, P.C., Partner/Trial Counsel, 1990 - 2011
  • Glenborn Township, PA, Solicitor, 1995 - 2016
  • North Abington Township, PA, Zoning Hearing Board, Solicitor, 2010 - 2016
  • Clarks Summit Borough, Solicitor

Pro Bono Activities

  • Lackawanna Pro Bono Volunteer, 2000 - Present
  • Wills for Heroes Volunteer, 2013 - Present