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Joseph A. Hudock, Jr.
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Harrisburg Attorney
Joseph A. Hudock, Jr.

Phone: 717.901.5916


Languages: English, German

Joseph A. Hudock, Jr. specializes in all aspects of tort, casualty and insurance defense litigation including auto, UM/UIM, first party claims, insurance coverage, bad faith, premises liability, product liability and general liability as well as employment, commercial and general business litigation.

Mr. Hudock has tried over 150 jury trials to verdict throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and has argued extensively on behalf of his clients before the Pennsylvania Superior and Supreme Court.


  • Undergraduate: Georgetown University, B.A. History, 1988
    Honors: Cum Laude
  • Law School:University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D. 1992


  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Courts for the Western, Middle and Eastern Districts of Pennsylvania
  • United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals

Practice Areas:

  • Insurance Law
  • Transportation – Motor Vehicle and Trucking
  • UM/UIM Coverage
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Commercial Law
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law

Memberships and Honors:

  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers – Recognized as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer in the area of civil litigation defense for 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017
  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Defense Institute

Representative Cases:

  • Gallagher v. GEICO, (Pa.Super. 2017) (memorandum opinion)
  • Coughlin v. Massaquoi, A.3d (Pa.Super. 2016)
  • Williams v. GEICO, 32 A.3d 1195 (Pa. 2011)
  • Motorists v. Pinkerton, 830 A.2d 958 (Pa. 2003)
  • GEICO v. Ayers, 955 A.2d 1025 (Pa.Super. 2008)
  • Van Kirk v. O’Toole, 857 A.2d 183 (Pa.Super. 2004)
  • Mannas v. Taylor, (Pa.Super. 2014) (memorandum opinion)
  • Schifino v. GEICO, No. 2:11-cv-1094 (W.D. Pa. 2013)
  • Katta v. GEICO, No. 2:11-cv-729 (W.D. Pa. 2012)

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Summers, McDonnell, Hudock, Guthrie & Rauch, P.C.

945 East Park Drive
Suite 201
Harrisburg, PA 17111
United States

Law Firm Contact: Kevin Rauch

Tel: 717.901.5916

Fax: 717.920.9129



Member Since: 2017

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