Lauren E. McGovern Member Pennsylvania
Phone: 215.561.8540 Fax: 215.988.1215

Lauren has worked in the legal field for over 15 years, practicing law for more than a decade. She brings valuable insights to clients, working closely to identify their objectives and provide creative and practical legal advice when developing litigation strategy and planning.

Lauren’s practice focuses in commercial litigation, railroad and bus litigation, commercial vehicle liability, premises liability, and toxic torts. She represents clients in a variety of industries, including retail and grocery stores, local and national transportation companies, and manufacturers of specialty products, and in a variety of claims from minor slip and fall incidents to claims involving high liability exposure, including alleged injuries such as wrongful death, terminal disease, and limb loss.

She also has extensive experience in mediation and arbitration and is a Certified Arbitrator in the Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas. When a claim cannot be resolved, she is prepared to see the case through to trial, when necessary.

Lauren is a mother of 2 beautiful children, proud owner of 2 Siberian huskies, and has been married for 10 years.

Please reach out with questions or for additional information and possible representation.

Practice Areas


Pennsylvania, 2013
New Jersey, 2013
New York, 2022
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court District of New Jersey
U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit

Associations and Professional Activities

Philadelphia Bar Association
American Bar Association
Pennsylvania Bar Association
New Jersey Bar Association
Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel

Honors and Awards

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law

Pro Bono distinction

Certificates in Trial Advocacy and Criminal Law

Merit Award Recipient, Widener University School of Law


J.D., cum laude,Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware, 2013
Dean's List

B.A., Pennsylvania State University, 2007