Colin Vroome is a senior litigator with more than 30 years of experience in civil litigation, concentrating in Pennsylvania workers' compensation. Mr. Vroome's experience includes civil jury trials, litigation of thousands of workers' compensation matters, and successful appellate advocacy in the Commonwealth and Supreme Courts of Pennsylvania, all on behalf of employers, their insurers, and third party administrators. He received his undergraduate degree in 1978 from Syracuse University with a dual bachelor's degree in Philosophy and Newspaper Journalism and is a 1981 graduate of Villanova University School of Law.
A member of the faculty of the Insurance Society of Philadelphia for 25 years, he received the Society's Outstanding Educator Award in 2012 and, in addition to the periodic workshops, he continues to teach the semester course on Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Law and Procedure (PA-13), which he helped to redesign in 2013.
Mr. Vroome is a charter and current member of the Planning Committee for the Bureau's Annual Workers' Compensation Conference in Hershey, and serves each year as a moderator and presenter at the June conference. He is the co-author and editor of The Guide, a comprehensive, chaptered survey of Pennsylvania's workers' compensation law and procedure.
In the classroom, training room and large conference room, he speaks frequently on a full range of topics relating to workers' compensation litigation and risk management, including navigation of Medicare issues in settlements. With a love of education, he has written scores of articles and regularly presents to groups of clients and their business partners, and to peer professional groups. He is an active Continuing Legal Education instructor. Mr. Vroome has been listed in Pennsylvania Super Lawyer every year since the inception of this recognition.
Mr. Vroome is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Philadelphia Bar Association.