Angelo Almonti and Ryan Corkery have joined forces to give Lehigh Valley clients 50 years of collective legal experience, and they'll put their resources to work for you.
Trusted Lehigh Valley Attorneys
Angelo is proud to work for the Lehigh Valley community to help them navigate life after tragic accidents and to achieve for them the compensation they deserve.
Angelo is synonymous with the Lehigh Valley. He grew up in Allentown and attended Louis E. Dieruff High School. He then went off to school and obtained his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh and his law degree from the Dickinson School of Law. He returned to Allentown and served as law clerk to the Honorable Robert K. Young on the Court of Common Pleas of Lehigh County. He has served the Lehigh Valley community ever since. Angelo is active in the Lehigh Valley legal community and is often called upon to provide advice and other assistance in judicial elections in the area. His advocacy has won accolades from clients and judges alike.
Angelo’s criminal law practice covers a number of Pennsylvania counties, including Lehigh, Northampton, Monroe, Bucks, Berks, and Schuylkill Counties.
Angelo has given back to the Lehigh Valley community beyond the law. He previously coached his daughter’s basketball team as part of the Northwestern Youth Athletic Association, served on the Board of Directors of the Boys & Girls Club, and was a Rotary member. He is a member of the Freemasons and the Knights of Columbus.
Angelo resides in New Tripoli with his family. He enjoys summers at the shore, bicycling, swimming, attending Pitt football games as a season ticketholder, and exercise. An avid fine dining enthusiast, Angelo is a member of the Confrérie de la Chaîne des Rôtisseurs, the world’s oldest and largest food and wine society.
- University of Pittsburgh (B.A., cum laude, 1986)
- Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law (J.D., 1989)
- Law Clerk to Hon. Robert K. Young, Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas (1989-1990)
- Lehigh County Bar Association
- Pennsylvania Bar Association
- Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
- The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
- American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys
- Personal injury
- Criminal law
- Real estate
- Family law
Angelo is a partner at Corkery and Almonti and is Of Counsel to Almonti Law Group.
Ryan has a passion for the journey with clients to achieve results and help them to restore their lives after tragic accidents.
Ryan is a proud product of the Lehigh Valley. Born in Allentown and raised in Emmaus, Pennsylvania, Ryan is a public school graduate of Emmaus High School, where he played varsity basketball. Ryan remained in the Lehigh Valley and graduated from Lehigh University, where he was inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma International Business Honor Society, the Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Society, the Order of Omega Honor Society, and the Financial Management Association Honor Society and was named a Zeta Psi Good Scholar. Ryan obtained his bachelor’s degree in finance from Lehigh, magna cum laude.
Following in his father’s footsteps, Ryan pursued law. He obtained his J.D., cum laude, from the Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law, where he served on the school’s prestigious Law Review and was inducted into the Woolsack Honor Society.
During law school, Ryan gained valuable experience as an intern for the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court and as an extern for the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. He began his career in the Philadelphia office of DLA Piper US LLP, one of the world’s largest law firms. He later joined Ansa Assuncao, LLP and defended large corporate entities in seven and eight-figure matters in 25 states nationwide.
Ryan has tried cases in not only Pennsylvania, but also in New Jersey and Texas. He successfully argued before appellate courts in Pennsylvania and South Carolina, and represents an international client based in Qatar. Ryan’s practice has focused on tort claims involving serious personal injury, wrongful death, property damage, business torts, and fraud, as well as complex business disputes and media litigation. He now brings that wealth and breadth of experience to bear in his practice seeking justice and compensation for those who have been injured by the wrongdoing of others. Ryan leverages his extensive experience, legal acumen, and vast professional network to fight to get clients what they deserve.
Ryan holds an AV Preeminent rating, the highest honor from Martindale-Hubbell. The AV Preeminent rating is given to attorneys who are ranked by their peers at the highest level of professional excellence for legal expertise, communication skills, and ethical standards. Ryan has been recognized for many years as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers, an honor received by only 2.5% of Pennsylvania lawyers each year.
Ryan married Heather Majczan, a Lehigh Valley native and Saucon Valley High School graduate, and together they have two children. He enjoys coaching youth sports, golfing, spending time with his family, and occasionally trying to recapture his basketball ability.
- Lehigh University (B.S., magna cum laude, 2002)
- Pennsylvania State University Dickinson School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2005)
Appointments & Experience
- National Trial Advocacy College, University of Virginia (2012)
- Intern to Hon. Renee Cohn Jubelirer, Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania (2003-2004)
- Extern for Hon. Yvette Kane, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pa. (2004-2005)
- Attorney at DLA Piper, Philadelphia, PA (2005-2008)
- Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent rating
- Super Lawyers Rising Star
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
- U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
- U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
- New Jersey
- U.S. District Court for New Jersey
- Personal Injury
- Trucking Accidents
- Auto, Motorcycle, and Pedestrian Accidents
- Premises Liability
- Product Liability
- Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
- Medical Malpractice
- Workplace Claims
- Toxic Chemical, Mold, and Hazardous Materials Exposure
- Construction Site Accidents
Ryan Corkery is employed by Ansa Assuncao LLP and is Of Counsel to Almonti Law Group.
Contact the Almonti Law Group today to handle your personal injury cases with diligence, compassion, and fire.
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