Paul J. Crooks
Paul was born and raised in London, England. After attending Duke University on an exchange program, Paul emigrated to the United States. Following law school at the University of North Carolina, Paul relocated to Pittsburgh, where he has spent his entire legal career.
Over the course of his legal career, Paul has handled workers’ compensation cases exclusively on behalf of employers, litigating cases up to the level of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. While previously employed as staff counsel at Royal & Sun Alliance, he was named workers’ compensation litigator of the year.
Paul resides in Pittsburgh. His interests include cooking, golf, and he is a passionate Manchester United fan.
University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D.
University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, England, B.A., with Honors
Duke University, Major: American History
Western District of Pennsylvania, 1991
Professional Associations & Memberships
Dauphin County Bar Association
Research Defense Institute
Pennsylvania Defense Institute
Claims & Litigation Management Alliance
Past Employment Positions:
Royal Sun Alliance, Senior Trial Counsel, 1994-2004