Mr. Plouffe is an experienced and accomplished advocate who handles a broad range of civil litigation matters.
He has extensive bench and jury trial experience in a broad spectrum of cases including products liability, bad faith, medical malpractice, trucking, and general negligence claims. A substantial part of his practice is devoted to construction and premises liability cases. He has represented contractors, property owners, building managers, lessors, franchisors and franchisees, and operators of retail and commercial establishments in matters involving claims of inadequate security, slander, catastrophic injuries, use of excessive force, and physical and sexual assault. He also has represented insurers in ERISA cases and declaratory judgment actions concerning coverage afforded by automobile, homeowner and commercial insurance policies. Mr. Plouffe has argued before the Pennsylvania Superior and Supreme Courts and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.
B.A., cum laude, 1977
Temple University School of Law
J.D., cum laude, 1981
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
The Defense Research Institute
Pennsylvania Bar Association
Pennsylvania Defense Institute
Philadelphia Bar Association
Honors & Awards
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