Thomas P. Cummings

75 Glenmaura National Blvd

Moosic, PA 18507

About Thomas P. Cummings

Thomas P. Cummings has been a Partner with Dougherty Leventhal & Price, LLP since 1996 and has been with the firm since 1991. He focuses his practice on workers’ compensation, Social Security Disability and personal injury cases.

Tom works primarily from DLP’s Moosic office and is a certified member of the National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives. He has held various Board positions with the Lackawanna County Bar Association (President 2021, President-Elect 2020, Vice-President 2019, Member of Executive Board, 1994-1998, 2014-2018, Board Member, Young Lawyers Division, 1991-1993 Secretary, Young Lawyers Division, 1994-1995; Vice-President, Young Lawyers Division, 1995-1996; President Young Lawyers Division, 1997; Bar Association Finance Committee, 1996; Civil Rules Committee, 1996-1999; Judiciary Committee, 1996-1998) and has lectured at various Bar functions, including the People’s Law School and the Annual Bench/Bar Conference.

In addition, he has offered seminar presentations for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, the National Business Institute and the Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice. He is a member of the Lackawanna County Bar Association, the Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice, American Association of Justice, Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Association For Justice.

Tom received his Undergraduate Degree from the University of Scranton (cum laude) and graduated from the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University. Since 2018, Tom has served on the Executive Committee of the University of Scranton Council of Alumni Lawyers.

Tom is an active volunteer at his church and in his community. He volunteers weekly at the Saint Francis Kitchen in Scranton where he also serves as a member of the Board of Directors. In 2022, Tom served as Sponsorship Chairperson for the annual “Run Against Hunger” to benefit the Saint Francis Kitchen and its various charitable endeavors. Tom is also an active parishioner, lector and hospitality minister at his home parish, Our Lady of the Snows/Church of Saint Benedict, where he served on Parish Pastoral Council since 2012 and was Council Chairperson from 2018 to 2022. He also chaired the Parish’s Annual Country Bazaar gathering and fundraiser from 2016 to 2019.

Super Lawyer Status; 2010 – 2022

Lecturer – Lackawanna County Bar Association Bench/Bar Conference

Lecturer – Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice Annual Workers’ Compensation “Boot Camp”

Lecturer – Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice- “Liens and Subrogation”

Law School
Dickinson School of Law

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1991 Federal Court For The Middle District of Pennsylvania

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National Organization of Social Security Claimants’ Representatives

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Lackawanna Bar Association (Scranton, Pennsylvania) President 2021, President-Elect 2020, Vice-President 2019, (Board of Directors, 2016-2017; Board Member, Young Lawyers’ Division, 1991-1993 Secretary, Young Lawyers’ Division, 1994-1995; Vice-President, Young Lawyers’ Division, 1995-1996; President Young Lawyers’ Division, 1997; Member of Executive Board, 1994-1998; Bar Association Finance Committee, 1996; Civil Rules Committee, 1996-1999; Judiciary Committee, 1996-1998)

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Pennsylvania Bar Association (Workers’ Compensation Section and Civil Litigation Section)

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Northeastern Pennsylvania Association For Justice

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American Association of Justice

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Pennsylvania Association For Justice

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Lackawanna County Pro-Bono, Inc. – Board Member, 1998-2003, 2018-2020

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