Joseph P Lavin

Joseph P. Lavin

Associate, Litigation, and Insurance Law

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2011
  • New Jersey, 2011
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2013
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2023
  • United States District Court, State of New Jersey, 2024

Bar Memberships

  • Bucks County Bar Association


  • A., Pennsylvania State University (2007)
  • D., Hofstra University School of Law (2011)


Joe Lavin is an associate at Curtin and Heefner LLP in the Insurance Law Section.  His practice focuses primarily on bodily injury defense litigation representing the interests of individuals, corporations, and other entities in state and federal court.

Prior to joining Curtin and Heefner LLP, Joe served for many years as house counsel to a large insurance company where he handled all aspects of bodily injury defense litigation.  He has brought lawsuits to verdict in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  Joe began his legal career at a high volume, Philadelphia plaintiff personal injury firm in the litigation department.

In his free time, Joe enjoys following Philadelphia sports, live music, visiting local parks, and spending time with his family and friends.