Jared P. Hershman, Esq. focuses his practice on representing medical providers and facilities, including doctors, hospitals and long-term and post-acute care facilities in medical professional liability cases. In that role, he assists with risk mitigation strategies, claims resolution and litigation, if necessary.
Jared began his career as an attorney at a general liability defense firm where he was responsible for defending automotive negligence actions. He has experience handling depositions, negotiating settlements and sitting first chair at arbitrations. Prior to graduating, Jared served as a law clerk at a large full-service firm serving businesses and institutions in the mid-Atlantic region and at a Pennsylvania personal injury firm. Jared was also a judicial extern for the Hon. Judith S. Charny at the New Jersey Superior Court in Camden County, New Jersey and a summer law clerk at a civil litigation firm.
Jared earned his J.D. with a concentration in litigation and dispute resolution from Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law. While in law school, Jared served as the Chairman of Villanova’s Moot Court Board. Prior to law school, Jared earned his B.S. in Supply Chain Management and Information Systems from Penn State, where he spent a semester abroad in Barcelona, Spain.