Curtis C. Johnston


Direct: 717.397.7110
Fax:     717.393.4322
Office: Lancaster, PA

Gettysburg College, B.A.

Widener University School of Law, J.D.

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Curt Johnston is a member at the firm’s Central Pennsylvania office. Curt has over twenty years experience in all aspects of insurance defense civil litigation, engaging in property insurance coverage litigation, bad faith litigation, preparation of insurance coverage opinions and automobile accident, premises liability and products liability litigation. He is admitted to practice in both Pennsylvania and Delaware state and federal courts and performs all phases of trial and appellate litigation.

Curt grew up in a small town in the snow belt region of upstate New York. In 1983 he graduated from Gettysburg College, following which he worked for Motorists Mutual Insurance Company as a multi-line claims adjuster and then as a claims supervisor until 1988. He attended the Widener University School of Law graduating cum laude in 1991. While in law school, Curt was a member of the Law Review and served as internal managing editor of the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law. Following law school, he served as a judicial law clerk for the Delaware Supreme Court from 1991-1992.

Outside of the office, Curt was appointed in 2001 to serve on the South Heidelberg Township Zoning Hearing Board, where he served as Chairman until July 2017. In his spare time, Curt enjoys landscaping and vegetable gardening at his home in Wernersville, cooking and keeping to a regular exercise routine. Curt and his wife, Danielle, also enjoy bicycling, cross-country skiing, canoeing and golfing and, most of all, when time allows, they enjoy traveling.

"Petitions to Compel an IME Under the MVFRL vs. Insurance Policy: When Must ‘Good Cause’ Be Shown to Succeed?Counterpoint, April 2012

Speaking Engagements:
Pennsylvania Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (PAMIC) 2014 Claims Summit, "Best Practices for Handling Claims with Matching Disputes and Code Upgrade Requirements", April 2014


Peer Review Rating:

BV® Distinguished™ 4.4 out of 5.0

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