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About Locks Law Firm

The Locks Law Firm is a nationally renowned team of personal injury lawyers committed to defending the rights of injured victims and ensuring that they are justly compensated for their losses. Though the Locks Law Firm focuses upon mass tort litigation, but its team of experienced attorneys has expertise in a variety of personal injury fields.

Founded by Gene Locks, the firm first distinguished itself as a leader in the development of strategies for asbestos litigation, successfully representing thousands of workplace exposure victims. Today our lawyers in Philadelphia, New York, and New Jersey are nationally and internationally prominent in numerous fields and are frequently successful in dangerous pharmaceutical, complex personal injury, and consumer class-action litigation.

At Locks Law Firm, our experienced lawyers are committed to protecting the rights of individuals and families who have suffered as a result of the negligent or reckless conduct of another. The goal of our personal injury lawyers is to promote the development of a safer society by seeking jury verdicts that take the profit out of negligent conduct and the manufacture of defective products.

Press Releases

Marc Weingarten named Pennsylvania Super Lawyer

Congratulations to Senior Partner Marc Weingarten named Pennsylvania Super Lawyer for plaintiff product liability for the 13th straight time in 2017.  (Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a
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Locks Law in the Philadelphia Business Journal and Honored by The Sierra Group

Today, Locks Law Firm was honored to receive the Summit Award for employers of distinction, providing opportunities for people with disabilities from The Sierra Group. We are the inaugural winner of this award and are proud of the partnership with have formed with The Sierra
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Hoboken Train Crash

Today's tragic New Jersey Transit train crash at the Hoboken terminal is a stark reminder of the importance of safety and security on our rail systems. Amtrak and the many commuter rail systems along the Northeast corridor are vital to efficient transportation along the east
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Office Depot Assistant Managers FLSA Collective Action Certified

On September 13, 2016, a New Jersey judge certified a Fair Labor Standards Act collective action and three state class actions against Home Depot Inc. brought by assistant store managers claiming they were shorted on wages and overtime, rejecting the retailer's argument the
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Locks Partner Marc Weingarten Publishes Article on Legionnaires' Disease On the 40th Anniversary of its First Outbreak

  Marc Weingarten, a Partner at Locks Law and expert on Legionnaire's Disease, has written an article about the disease's first outbreak, which took place forty years ago today. Published by Philly.com, the article recounts the initial investigation into the
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