Henry F. Siedzikowski

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Henry F. Siedzikowski

Henry F. Siedzikowski

BLUE BELL
(215) 977-1038

hfs@elliottgreenleaf.com

Henry F. Siedzikowski, a senior shareholder, has over thirty-five years of trial and appellate experience in complex commercial litigations in federal and state courts, as well as Federal Bankruptcy Court and Federal and State Agencies.

His diverse practice includes representing and advising clients in health law matters, insurance, antitrust, bankruptcy and creditor’s rights. His litigation practice includes a wide spectrum of commercial, Orphan’s Court and business disputes. He has served as lead trial counsel, including court appointment as co-lead counsel or liaison counsel in several class actions or multi-district litigations. He has served as lead trial counsel in §1983 actions, insurance related actions, health law actions, ERISA actions, bankruptcy proceedings, antitrust actions, and intellectual property actions.

Mr. Siedzikowski has represented healthcare related entities for over twenty-five years as a business advisor and litigator. He has also been involved in a number of internal audits and/or investigations in the healthcare field, as well as developing compliance plans. He has represented insurers, managed care companies, hospital systems, and physician and ancillary providers. He represents a number of hospitals and healthcare systems in Medical Staff and Peer Review issues. Mr. Siedzikowski is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, the Health Law Section of the American Bar Association, and the Health Law Committee of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.

Mr. Siedzikowski has also represented insurance companies, insurance executives and insurance consultants. He has litigated and advised clients in reinsurance matters, coverage issues, managing general agent issues, executive contracts, insurance company insolvencies and insurance fraud investigations. He is experienced in matters relating to health insurance, life insurance, property and casualty, d & o and e & o coverages.

Mr. Siedzikowski also provides pro bono representation to the National Shrine of Czestochowa. He supports a number of charities and youth sports groups.  In 2011, Mr. Siedzikowski was elected to the Board of Trustees of Juniata College, and was re-elected in 2014.

He graduated from Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, cum laude in 1975, and from Villanova University School of Law, where he was a member of the Villanova Law Review, a member of the Order of the Coif, and graduated first in his class.

Representative matters include:

  • Successfully defending a Pennsylvania casino in a §1983 action alleging a conspiracy with government regulators;
  • Representing a number of municipalities in a major real estate developer bankruptcy;
  • Representing a hospital system in several Physician Fair Hearing Proceedings
  • Representing a Director of a regional television station in a D & O liability suit brought by a Bankruptcy Trustee;
  • Representing a surety company in the run-off related legal issues of a national bail bond business;
  • represented a health insurer as a creditor, with multi-million dollar claims in the bankruptcy of several national or regional physician organizations;
  • represented the bankruptcy trustee in seeking fraudulent conveyance recoveries from physicians in the break-up of a large regional physician group;
  • defended a hospital against a suit by two residents relating to the residents transfer to other programs;
  • set-up compliance policies and program for a pediatric dental and oral surgery practice and their residents program;
  • representing a company developing contents claim software for the P&C industry;
  • represented the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in a suit against the federal government over a proper statutory treatment of interest on claims reserves for federally funded programs on which the Commonwealth was self-insured;
  • obtained summary judgment (upheld on appeal) for a Bi-State Compact Agency against claims for $127 million by a major port operator;
  • represented an international engineering firm on a $10 million plus sub-contractor construction claim against the general contractor and a national brewery company;
  • obtained a multi-million dollar antitrust settlement for a home health agency against five hospitals and their jointly owned home health agency; and
  • Lead debtors’ counsel for an urban hospital owned by a religious order filing Chapter 11.

He has served as a faculty member on several Continuing Legal Education Panels, and served six years on a Hearing Committee of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Bars of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third and Eighth Circuits, as well as the Supreme Court of the United States.

This attorney in the news:

Elliott Greenleaf Wins Jury Verdict In Favor of Hospital in Age Discrimination Case - December 2016

2015 Superlawyers: Elliott Greenleaf Lawyers Voted Largest Per Capita Recognition of Any Commercial Law Firm in the Mid-Atlantic Region - May 2015

Henry F. Siedzikowski to Present at PBI’S 21ST Annual Health Law Institute - March 2015

THIRTY-FIVE (35) FIRM LAWYERS HONORED WITH EIGHT FIRM ATTORNEYS RECOGNIZED AS TOP 100 IN PENNSYLVANIA, TOP 100 IN PHILADELPHIA OR TOP 50 WOMEN ATTORNEYS - May 2014

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF RECEIVED STATEWIDE HONORS, INCLUDING FIVE ATTORNEYS RECOGNIZED AS TOP 100 IN PENNSYLVANIA, TOP 100 IN PHILADELPHIA OR TOP 50 WOMEN ATTORNEYS - May 2013

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF SETTLES LANDMARK BANKRUPTCY CLAIM FOR DISABLED WORKERS IN NORTEL - May 2013

Stewart J. Greenleaf and Henry F. Siedzikowski present to Estate Planning Council - June 2012

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF HAS 30 LAWYERS RECEIVE STATEWIDE HONORS, INCLUDING SEVEN ATTORNEYS RECOGNIZED AS TOP 100 IN PENNSYLVANIA, TOP 100 IN PHILADELPHIA AND TOP 50 WOMEN - May 2012

HENRY F. SIEDZIKOWSKI NAMED A TRUSTEE OF JUNIATA COLLEGE - September 2011

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF HAS 32 LAWYERS RECEIVE STATEWIDE HONORS - June 2011

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF DEFEATS PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION BROUGHT BY DOCTOR AGAINST HOSPITAL - February 2011

FIRM HAS 25 LAWYERS RECEIVE STATEWIDE HONORS, INCLUDING TOP 100 LAWYER HONORS FOR JOHN M. ELLIOTT, CHARLES J. MEYER AND DEAN R. PHILLIPS - June 2010

HENRY F. SIEDZIKOWSKI IS PANELIST ON LAW CAREERS - April 2010

JOHN M. ELLIOTT HONORED AS TOP 100 LAWYER IN PENNSYLVANIA AND PHILADELPHIA, AND ELLIOTT GREENLEAF LAWYERS RECOGNIZED AS “SUPERLAWYERS” FOR SIXTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR - June 2009

SIX ELLIOTT GREENLEAF SHAREHOLDERS ARE NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED AS BUSINESS LITIGATOR SUPERLAWYERS IN CORPORATE COUNSEL PUBLICATION - February 2009

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF IS SELECTED SPECIAL LITIGATION COUNSEL FOR THE CREDITORS COMMITTEE IN A NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION BANKRUPTCY - February 2009

SEVERAL FIRM MEMBERS SELECTED FOR LEADERSHIP IN MONTGOMERY BAR ASSOCIATION - January 2009

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF IS SELECTED CREDITORS COMMITEE DELAWARE COUNSEL IN DHP HOLDINGS II BANKRUPTCY - January 2009

Henry F. Siedzikowski and Mark A. Kearney Present Legal Education Seminar on Cutting-Edge Issues in the United States Federal Court of Appeals - November 2008

Elliott Greenleaf Leads Creditors Committee to Significant Recovery For Creditors On Sale Of Assets - September 2008

Elliott Greenleaf Is Selected Delaware Creditors Committee Counsel In Large Health Care Bankruptcy - August 2008

Stewart J. Greenleaf, Jr. Presents Continuing Legal Education and is Named as a Delegate to the Pennsylvania Bar Association Young Lawyers Division - July 2008

JOHN M. ELLIOTT, STEWART J. GREENLEAF AND MARK J. SCHWEMLER HONORED AS TOP 100 LAWYERS, AND ELLIOTT GREENLEAF LAWYERS RECOGNIZED AS “SUPERLAWYERS” FOR FIFTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR - June 2008

ELLIOTT GREENLEAF RECOGNIZED FOR TOP 20 VERDICT IN 2007 - March 2008

FIVE ELLIOTT GREENLEAF SHAREHOLDERS ARE NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED AS BUSINESS LITIGATOR SuperLawyers IN CORPORATE COUNSEL PUBLICATION - March 2008

Elliott Greenleaf’s Philadelphia and Delaware Offices Articles Highlighted in News - March 2008

HENRY F. SIEDZIKOWSKI PRESENTS CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION ON DEVELOPMENTS IN BANKRUPTCY CODE - October 2007

JOHN M. ELLIOTT HONORED AS TOP 100 LAWYER IN PENNSYLVANIA AND PHILADELPHIA, AND Elliott Greenleaf LAWYERS RECOGNIZED AS “SUPERLAWYERS” FOR FOURTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR - May 2007

Elliott Greenleaf “SUPERLAWYERS” FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR - June 2006

Elliott Greenleaf HAS SEVENTEEN “SUPERLAWYERS” IN A STATEWIDE POLL OF PENNSYLVANIA JUDGES AND LAWYERS - June 2005

Stewart J. Greenleaf Elected Name Shareholder in Elliott Greenleaf - August 2004

Elliott Greenleaf Has Twelve “SUPERLAWYERS” in a Statewide Poll of Pennsylvania Judges and Lawyers - June 2004

Elliott Greenleaf Wins Third Circuit Appeal Affirming A Judgment After Trial in an ERISA and WARN Act Case - May 2004