Richard E Chesney, Jr. is an Associate in the Blue Bell, PA and Tampa Bay, Florida offices of RAWLE & HENDERSON, LLP. Mr. Chesney concentrates his practice in the areas of premises liability, casualty and commercial motor vehicle claims.
Mr. Chesney has over twenty years’ experience representing insurance carriers and their insureds. Mr. Chesney successfully obtained numerous defense verdicts in personal injury arbitrations. Before joining Rawle & Henderson, Mr. Chesney represented small automobile carriers and insurance companies against an array of claims, including negligence and personal injury actions, at insurance defense firms in New York state and Greater Philadelphia area.
After graduating from Villanova Law School, Mr. Chesney moved to Florida and worked as a public defender in Seminole County, Florida. His first assignment was with the misdemeanor crimes division, and he later was transferred to the juvenile division. Mr. Chesney is active in alumni affairs at his alma mater, Villanova University. He remains active with the Villanova Singers, of which he is an alumnus.
Villanova University School of Law, Juris DOctor, 2003
Villanova University, Bachelor of Arts, 2000