Barbara L. Hollenbach

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Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court
    • Eastern District of Pennsylvania
    • Middle District of Pennsylvania
Barbara L. Hollenbach is a Super Lawyer!
  • U.S. Court of Appeals
    • Third Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court


  • Dickinson School of Law
    • J.D., cum laude, 1978
  • Pennsylvania State University
    • B.A., with highest distinction, 1975

Professional Affiliations

  • PBA Workers' Compensation Law Section
    • Chair
  • Northampton County Bar Association
    • President
  • Quota International of Bethlehem
  • YWCA of Bethlehem

Current News


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Barbara L. Hollenbach, a member of the firm, focuses her practice on workers' compensation, professional liability, products liability, and general litigation. 

Her civil litigation experience includes representing manufacturers of motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles, and other products. She also represents a variety of professionals including psychiatrists and veterinarians as well as clients in will contest actions including allegations of undue influence and lack of mental capacity.

Barbara was the first woman elected president of the Northampton County Bar Association. A past chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Workers' Compensation Law Section, s
he is certified as a specialist in the practice of workers' compensation law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Section on Workers' Compensation Law as authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. She has been named one of Pennsylvania’s Super Lawyers for several years, most recently in 2013, by Philadelphia Magazine. Barbara co-authored and co-presented the Pennsylvania Bar Institute Workers' Compensation Practice & Procedures manual and course since 2000.

Barbara is an active community volunteer, serving as Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees for Historic Bethlehem Museum & Sites. She has also served on the boards and has been president of numerous charitable organizations, including Quota International of Bethlehem and the YWCA of Bethlehem.

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