Our Lawyers

We help people who have suffered catastrophic injuries because of car accidents, medical mistakes, faulty products and other acts of negligence. Our lawyers help such victims obtain compensation for medical treatment and lost wages as well as pain and suffering.


Pete Friday

With more than 30 years of experience in the practice of law, Attorney Peter D. Friday has come to distinguish himself from others through the high level of care and concern he provides to his clients.

Paul G. Mayer, Jr.

Paul G. Mayer, Jr. has over four decades of social security disability, worker’s compensation, and civil litigation experience.

Ian M. Watt

Ian M. Watt is an associate attorney at Friday & Cox practicing in the area of general civil litigation.

Chad Patrick Shannon

Chad handles a wide variety of cases in Pennsylvania and West Virginia including nursing home and hospital injuries, civil rights, medical malpractice, premises liability, products liability, oil and gas injuries, catastrophic injuries, and railroad collisions.

Brian Anderson

Brian is an Associate Attorney at Friday & Cox and has been with the firm since January of 2021.

Nelson Gaugler

Nelson has 37 years of civil litigation experience, concentrating on auto, premises liability, defamation.

Ben Kelly

Ben joined Friday & Cox in 2018 as a law clerk before becoming an attorney in 2020.

Brian Cox

Having been in practice over 30 years, Attorney Brian Cox focuses in the areas of workers’ compensation and personal injury litigation including experience with cases involving workplace injuries, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, wrongful death, and product liability claims.  He is also familiar with handling insurance bad faith and breach of contract matters for our clients.

A. Michael Gianantonio

Mike specializes in medical malpractice and catastrophic injury cases, and he is successful in obtaining significant recovery for his clients.

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Our Practice Areas

  • Personal

    We deal with cases involving injury to an individual's body, mind, or emotions.

  • Medical

    If you have been injured as a result of the negligence or wrongdoing, we will advise you on your legal options.

  • Product

    Design, manufacturing and marketing defects are all different types of product liability claims. 

  • Workers'

    Medical treatment, wage replacement, and other forms of financial assistance are ways to be compensated during work related injuries. 

  • Catastrophic Industrial Injuries

    A severe injury that occurs as a result of an industrial accident or exposure to hazardous conditions in the workplace.