PENNSYLVANIA BOY SCOUTS ABUSE LAWYER
Call a Pennsylvania Boy Scout sex abuse lawyer if you have been a victim of Boy Scout sexual assault. Founded in 1910, The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) (Boy Scouts) (Scouts BSA), is headquartered at 1325 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, TX 75038. Boy Scouts of America is the largest non-profit scouting organization in the United States with over 2.3 million youth participants and 1 million adult volunteers and 4,000 employees, Boy Scouts mission is to prepare young people to make ethical and moral choices over their lifetimes. The BSA did not require criminal background checks of new Boy Scout leaders until 2003. In 2019, with its national organization name the same, the programs were renamed Scouts BSA to reflect policy allowing girls to join gender specific troops. Boy Scouts of America Northeastern Pennsylvania Council is located at 72 Montage Mountain Rd, Moosic, PA 18507 and Minsi Trail Council, 991 Postal Road, Allentown, PA, 18109. Boy Scout Troops operate worldwide including Boy Scout Troops located at 3235 Linden Street, Bethlehem, PA 18017, 1861 Catasauqua Road, Bethlehem, PA 18016, Boy Scout Troop, 206 North 18 th Street, Allentown, PA 18103. Additional troop locations include 2300 S. 18 th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19145 and 2500 Cecil B. Moore Avenue, Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19121.
The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) faces over 275 abuse lawsuits in state and federal courts around the country, plus and additional 1,400 potential claims. In 2013, a lawsuit was filed in Lehigh County Court, located in Allentown, PA over alleged sex abuse by a Scout leader in its Minsi Trail Council. In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Boy Scout sex abuse lawsuit was filed in August 2019. The suit involves hundreds of former scouts with accounts of sexual abuse. The suit claims 350 sexual abusers have been identified. Among the accused are police officers, doctors, members of the military, teachers and a mayor. The victim alleges he was sexually assaulted hundreds of times by a scout leader during the 1970’s. The Boys Scouts of America has paid $150 million in settlements and legal costs from 2017 to 2019. In 2020, the National BSA filed bankruptcy protection due to an overwhelming amount sexual abuse complaints and lawsuits. The Boy Scouts’ bankruptcy expected to end in a record settlement of sex abuse claims. Local Chapters are legally separate and financially independent from the national Boy Scouts of America. Our Pennsylvania Boy Scout sex abuse victim attorneys are here to help.
Trapani Law Firm together with our Pennsylvania sexual abuse attorneys work on a contingency fee, which means that we don’t get paid unless we secure financial compensation through litigation or a lawsuit settlement for our sex assault clients. Moreover, all sex assault consultations are completely free of charge, so please give us a call today to discuss a possible Pennsylvania sexual assault lawsuit settlement. The best sex abuse lawsuit attorneys will have a track record of lawsuit settlement success and high moral standards in their local Pennsylvania community. We’re here to help get you and your family the justice and compensation they deserve. Our Pennsylvania personal injury lawyers are here to fight for sexual abuse victims across the Commonwealth.
The sex assault victim lawyers from Trapani Law Firm are available to meet you in your home or local Pennsylvania hospital, if that is more convenient. If you are located in any of the following cities our lawyers can meet you at a moment’s notice: Allentown PA, Bethlehem PA, and Easton PA, Abington PA, Altoona PA, Bensalem PA, Bristol PA, Erie PA, Harrisburg PA, Haverford PA, Hershey PA, Hempfield PA, Johnstown PA, Lancaster PA, Lansdale PA, Lehigh Valley PA, Lower Merion PA, Norristown PA, Philadelphia PA, Pittsburgh PA, Penn Hills, PA, Pocono PA, Reading PA, Scranton PA, State College PA, Stroudsburg PA, Upper Darby PA, Wilkes-Barre PA, Williamsport PA, Camden NJ, Phillipsburg NJ and York PA. Call us anytime for a free sex abuse lawsuit consultation.
Pennsylvania personal injury attorneys at the Trapani Law Firm offer free case reviews and free initial consultations – if you or a loved one has been hurt while attending a boy scouts camp (or a girl scouts camp) and you would like to schedule your free consulatation, you can reach us online or by dialing: (610) 351 – 2330. Our consultations are completely free of charge and our sex victim attorneys can meet you or a loved one at your home or local hospital room. Our attorneys are here to help you and your family get back on their feet after suffering from a sexual assault and abuse resulting from negligent hiring. Call the Trapani Law Firm for child sex abuse lawsuit representation in Pennsylvania or New Jersey.
The Trapani Law Firm handles cases throughout the entire State of Pennsylvania.
Our lawyers serve the following locations – Lehigh Valley office locations: Allentown, Easton, Bethlehem, Altoona, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Pocono, Reading, Scranton, State College, Stroudsburg, Wilkes-Barre, and York.