Attorney Terrence R. Nealon, Jr. joined McDonald & MacGregor, LLC in 2020. Prior to joining M&M Law, Mr. Nealon practiced for eight years with a plaintiffs’ firm in Scranton representing injured workers and victims of personal injury.
Mr. Nealon focuses his practice on matters dealing with workers’ compensation, motor vehicle collisions, premises liability, and personal injury. As part of his practice, he has argued cases across the Commonwealth, regularly appearing before judges of the Courts of Common Pleas, workers’ compensation judges, the Workers’ Compensation Appeal Board, and the Superior Court of Pennsylvania. Mr. Nealon has both successfully litigated claims for his clients and achieved numerous settlements for his clients in these arenas.
Mr. Nealon is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
Mr. Nealon is a member of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, where he presently serves on the Board of Governors and as Chair of the Workers’ Compensation Section. Additionally, Mr. Nealon is a member of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, where he presently serves on the Board of Directors. Mr. Nealon is also an active member of the Lackawanna Bar Association (Young Lawyers Division), and is a member of the American Association for Justice.
Mr. Nealon has been selected by his peers for inclusion in multiple editions of The Best Lawyers in America for his work in the area of plaintiff personal injury litigation, as well as his work in claimant workers’ compensation law. Mr. Nealon has also been selected as a Pennsylvania Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine, and has been named to the Top 40 Under 40 civil plaintiff trial lawyers in Pennsylvania by the National Trial Lawyers. In 2019, Mr. Nealon was appointed by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania to the Pennsylvania Civil Procedural Rules Committee.
Mr. Nealon is active in the community, presently serving on the Alumni Board of Governors for Scranton Preparatory School, where he serves as secretary, and the Auxiliary Board/Development Committee for United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania. He also serves as an elected officer for the Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick of Lackawanna County and is a member of its Executive Committee.
Prior to being admitted to the bar in 2011, Mr. Nealon completed his legal studies at the Villanova University School of Law, where he received his Juris Doctor in 2011. He completed his undergraduate studies at Villanova University, where he graduated cum laude in 2008 with a B.A. in Communication and a minor in Political Science. While pursuing his undergraduate studies, Mr. Nealon spent a semester studying at the National University of Ireland, Galway.
Born and raised in Northeastern Pennsylvania, Mr. Nealon returned home to practice law and takes pride in having represented injured victims throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.