Brian B. Carnecchia

Brian B. Carnecchia

About
Brian B. Carnecchia is a partner in our Harrisburg office.
Phone
(717) 975-9600

Biography

Brian B. Carnecchia limits his practice exclusively to the representation of insurance carriers, employers, and third party administrators within the jurisdiction of the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act. He handles all aspects of litigation, including pre-litigation planning, trial attendance, preparation and presentation of expert witnesses, and appellate representation. He counsels clients in case valuation and exposure analysis and regularly attends mediations throughout the eastern geographic half of Pennsylvania on their behalf. He also counsels clients outside of litigation to ensure legal compliance under Pennsylvania law.

Mr. Carnecchia is experienced in representing clients in a wide variety of industries, including trucking and transportation, temporary placement and staffing, health care, retail food service, manufacturing, distribution and corrections/ prison administration. Mr. Carnecchia has lectured before industry groups as well as before peer members of the PA Bar. He has conducted seminars for continuing legal education credit for the Lancaster County Bar Association. He has prepared course materials for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s bi-annual Tough Problems in Workers’ Compensation.

Mr. Carnecchia has published articles in the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Quarterly Law Journal, the Pennsylvania Self-Insured Employer Association’s Newsletter, and Workers’ Compensation Judge Torrey’s Annual Bar Section Newsletter.

He served as Chairman of the Legal and Legislative Committee for the Society for Human Resource Management’s Central Pennsylvania Chapter (HRP of Central PA), where he also served on its Board of Directors. In 2014, he was recognized by AIG as its National Staff Counsel Workers’ Compensation Attorney of the Year. Mr Carnecchia earned his Juris Doctorate from Villanova University School of Law and his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania.