Over the last 20 years, Attorney Michael Hagstotz has devoted his career
to representing injured individuals, including those injured while performing
their job duties and individuals who are permanently disabled. Our Philadelphia
personal injury lawyers at Haggerty, Goldberg, Schleifer & Kupersmith,
P.C. benefit immensely from his knowledge, expertise, and insight.
In 2013, Attorney Michael Hagstotz was among a select few attorneys who
gained certification as workers’ compensation specialists by the
Pennsylvania Bar Association. This additional certification allows him
to refer to himself as a workers’ compensation expert. He often
lectures on workers’ compensation and social security disability issues.
Attorney Michael Hagstotz’ commitment to protecting the rights of
workers can be traced back to his college days. While completing his legal
studies at the Widener University School of Law, he worked off-loading
cargo ships in Philadelphia. As a member of the United Industrial Workers
and shop-steward, he often helped co-workers resolve various work place
conflicts, such as those involving worker safety and contract negotiations.
Aside from handling workers’ compensation cases, he also handles
issues related to personal injury and social security disability. He is
licensed to practice in the U.S. District Court Eastern District in Pennsylvania,
the U.S. District Court Eastern District in New Jersey, and the Commonwealth
of Pennsylvania. Dealing with a work-related injury? Discuss your legal
options with Attorney Hagstotz during an
initial evaluation of your case, free of charge. He can help you determine whether or not
you have a case and if so, he can help you move forward with an injury claim.
Injured while working? Talk to Attorney Michael Hagstotz about filing an injury claim.
- Widener University School of Law, J.D. – 1996
- Georgetown University, B.A. History – 1991
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Bucks County Bar Association
- Pennsylvania Association for Justice
- Philadelphia County Bar Association