Phone: (215) 241-8832
Fax: 215-531-9103


Alan B. Epstein


Alan B. Epstein is the chair of Spector Gadon & Rosen’s Employment Law Practice Group. Mr. Epstein concentrates his practice in civil litigation in state and federal courts, with special emphasis on litigating claims and giving transactional advice in the areas of employment rights, civil rights, and constitutional torts. He also represents professionals and organizations of professionals in the many unique problems that arise in the practice of law, medicine, accounting, insurance, real estate, stockbrokerage, pharmacy, and architecture. He is a frequent lecturer and has served as an expert witness in the areas of employment law and professional responsibility.  In 2000, he was elected to Fellowship in the prestigious College of Labor and Employment Lawyers and has been selected to serve a three-year term on the Board of Governors beginning January 2011.  He has been named as one of the Best Lawyers in America in the publication of that name for over ten years and has been a top 100 Superlawyer in Pennsylvania.  He has also been selected as one of the nation’s 500 Leading Lawyers (2010), Top 500 Plaintiff’s Lawyers (2009), and Top 500 Litigators (2006) by Lawdragon.  He is an active member of the National Employment Lawyers Association, and a volunteer mentor for the Employment Litigation Panel of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He has served as a national leader in the American Inns of Court movement, is an active member of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations, and the American Association for Justice.


  • Temple University School of Law J.D. 1969
  • Temple University B.S. (Journalism) 1967

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Professional Liability and Malpractice Litigation


  • Pennsylvania, 1969
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
  • 7th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Organizations

  • The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, Fellow and Member of the National Board
  • National Employment Law Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Third Circuit Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Temple American Inn of Court, Master, President 2001-2002
  • USDC for the E.D. Pa. – Employment Litigation Panel, Mentor