Since 1985, Sam Pond and Jerry Lehocky have been litigating Workers' Compensation Cases. During their combined 50 years of experience they have been leaders in the practice of Workers' Compensation. Sam Pond is the past President of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, the President's award winner of Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association, the current Treasurer of the Trial PAC, a Committee for a Better Tomorrow, Past Chair of the Philadelphia Bar Workers' Compensation Section and was recently appointed by the Speaker of the PA House to Serve on the Workers' Compensation Advisory Board.Jerry Lehocky has been a consistent leader in Workers' Compensation and is in line to be President of Pennsylvania Association for Justice. (PAJ) He served as the Workers' Compensation Chair of PAJ for 14 years and has been instrumental in protecting the rights of injured workers. Jerry Lehocky was the co-author of Act 147, the first pro-injured worker piece of legislation passed in Pennsylvania in 30 years.Partner, David Stern has been practicing workers' compensation since 2000. Dave is the current chair of the Workers' Compensation Section of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice.Partner, Thomas J. Giordano, Jr. was the chair and head of the Social Security Disability department at Martin, Banks, Pond, Lehocky & Wilson and has finally been given the opportunity to have his vision of representing Social Security Disability applicants at the very highest level of experience and professional service. Following Tom, are the most competent and experienced Social Security Disability case managers.Workers' Compensation associates, Frank Ciprero and Melissa Chandy have years of trial and appellant experience. Scores of longtime paralegals, secretaries and administrative staff join our attorneys to bring the practice of Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability to a new level.We are very excited to provide a new vision and a new level of trial and professional service to our clients, referral sources and friends.