Office Location:
280 Granite Run Drive, Suite 300
Lancaster, PA 17601

Email:  rhp@optimaladr.com

 

Ron Pollock, Esq.

Mediator/Arbitrator

Ron is a known and trusted resource and frequent candidate as an arbitrator or mediator. Over the course of his career, he has arbitrated or mediated over 150 cases.  He was appointed to the Alternative Dispute Resolution Program (ADR) instituted in Luzerne County due to allegations of judicial misconduct in the Luzerne County Bench. Among other attorneys and retired judges, Ron served as a Judge Pro Tempore for the conciliation and/or trial of specially-assigned civil cases.

Ron focuses his practice in construction litigation, but also has significant experience in insurance and medical device litigation and alternative dispute resolution. He serves as a trial lawyer with case experience in both state and federal court. His practice involves the representation of business owners, contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers, and more.

Within the area of construction, Ron specializes in litigation, indemnification and bid challenges, and assists in reviewing contracts and agreements to help clients avoid potential lawsuits as a form of risk management. He speaks frequently with industry leaders and writes articles dealing with construction contract preparation, interpretation, and administration.

Ron also has extensive experience in representing insurance companies and individuals in both personal injury and property damage matters. He has dealt with cases involving toxic tort litigation, mold claims, products liability claims, and other product defect litigation on the regional and national level. Additionally, he handles catastrophic permanent injury claims and complex workers’ compensation issues. With his ability to interpret various insurance policies and language, he helps resolve conflicts between insurers and insureds.

Ron has received numerous honors, including being chosen as a Select Lawyer in the areas of Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, and General Civil Litigations.  He is a member of the Association of Builders and Contractors – Keystone Chapter, Membership Committee, Building Industry Association of Lancaster County, Government Affairs Committee, and Independent Electrical Contractors.