Velika A. Nespor Associate Pennsylvania
Phone: 215.561.8540 Fax: 215.988.1215

Velika’s practice focuses on civil litigation matters, including Federal Employers’ Liability Act and transportation litigation, commercial vehicle liability, premises liability, asbestos-related toxic torts, personal injury, and a variety of commercial claims.

Prior to joining LCBF, Velika worked at a law firm with a national presence, where she focused on commercial and healthcare litigation. She also represented employers in Workers' Compensation and Unemployment Compensation, as well as immigration matters.

During law school, she was a Dean’s Fellow, a Thurgood Marshall Scholar, and a merit scholarship recipient, as well as a Notes Editor and the Technology Editor of the Public Contract Law Journal. Velika also received the Excellence in Oral Advocacy Award in the Dentons Government Contracts Moot Court Competition. She served as a legal assistant for Professor Arthur E. Wilmarth, Jr. and was a judicial intern for the Honorable Noel L. Hillman of the United States District Court: District of New Jersey.

Practice Areas


Pennsylvania, 2016
U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Associations and Professional Activities

American Immigration Law Association

Honors and Awards

Thurgood Marshall Scholar

Notes Editor, Technology Editor, Public Contracts Law Journal

Recipient, Merit Scholarship Award

Dean's Fellow

Winner of Excellence in Oral Advocacy Award in the Dentons Government Contracts Moot Court Competition


J.D., The George Washington University School of Law, Washington, D.C., 2016

B.A., magna cum laude, University of Pennsylvania, 2012