Luke is an active trial attorney in the Litigation and Health Care groups. He regularly represents doctors, hospitals and other health care professionals against medical malpractice claims throughout all stages of litigation. Luke has helped defending clients in over 100 cases throughout Pennsylvania.
He also has obtained favorable outcomes in confidential mediations and arbitrations. In addition to medical malpractice litigation, Luke has been involved in products liability litigation, class actions, regulatory prosecutions and various personal injury matters. He also has experience advising clients regarding contractual indemnification claims.
Prior to private practice, Luke worked as a law clerk to the Hon. Robert “Robin” Simpson Jr. in Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court. Luke also worked in the chambers of the Hon. Christopher C. Conner with the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania and the Hon. J. Michael Eakin in the Pennsylvania Supreme Court during law school. There he gained first-hand experience providing support to the presiding judges in a wide array of matters such as employment and labor disputes, municipal claims, state regulatory prosecutions, land use litigation and constitutional law challenges.
A Lancaster County native, Luke lives just outside Lancaster with his wife, Ashley, and their two young daughters.
Some of Luke’s successful representative cases in his practice: