Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation
At Schaff & Young, our attorneys are devoted to representing employers, businesses, insurance companies, third party administrators and self-insureds in the defense of workers' compensation claims. With their nearly 50 years of combined legal experience defending workers' compensation claims, Barbara Young and Michael Schaff, and the attorneys and staff at Schaff & Young, P.C., understand our clients' needs and work hand-in-hand with our clients to insure that their workers' compensation claims are vigorously defended using innovative methods and creative litigation strategies.

Schaff & Young, P.C. is a boutique practice focusing primarily on defending workers' compensation, longshoreman and harbor workers' claims. As a result, our attorneys and staff understand our clients' concerns and create legal strategies that anticipate how cases will progress. This focus allows us to tailor our defenses to our clients' practical concerns and other limitations. Because of this client-focused approach to case management, the firm has tripled in size since its founding in April 2005.

How Can Schaff & Young Help You?

Our attorneys defend claims before Workers' Compensation Judges in Philadelphia and throughout Pennsylvania. We understand the often complicated language and procedures of workers' compensation practice in Pennsylvania, and explain all of the deadlines, forms, procedures and other obstacles common in these cases. Because of our years of practice, we also know the unique procedures and demands of each Workers' Compensation Judge, and prepare our cases to comply with every judge's requirements. Likewise, Workers' Compensation Judges know that our lawyers are always well-prepared to address all of the legal issues in an efficient and professional manner.

If you would like to learn how the Schaff & Young difference can help you and your company defend against workers' compensation, longshoreman and harbor workers' claims, please contact Barbara Young or Michael Schaff at (215) 988-0090 or send us an email to We look forward to working with you.