Michael David Eiss

Michael David Eiss

Office:Philadelphia, PA
Phone:(215) 931-5824
Cell:(215) 771-4483

Michael Eiss practices in the Workers’ Compensation Department at Margolis Edelstein.  He has been representing litigants in Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation cases since 1982. Before joining Margolis Edelstein, Michael served as a Deputy City Solicitor while supervising the City of Philadelphia Law Department Workers’ Compensation unit.  He has been a partner at Margolis Edelstein since 1991.  Michael was a member of the faculty at the Pennsylvania Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Law Section Fall Section meeting presenting a CLE lecture before 900 attendees on Impairment Rating Evaluation Procedure.  He also served as a member of the faculty at an Occupational Hearing Loss Seminar at the University of Maine.  Michael regularly provides training to clients on all aspects of handling a Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation claim.  He frequently handles large exposure complex Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation claims involving catastrophic injuries.

Certified As A Specialist In The Practice Of Workers’ Compensation Law By The Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Section On Workers’ Compensation Law As Authorized By The Pennsylvania Supreme Court.


  • Temple University School of Law (J.D.)
  • Pennsylvania State University (B.A., Business Management, cum laude)

Bar Admissions:

  • Pennsylvania

Court Admissions:

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • United State District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Professional Affiliations:

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association

Speaking Engagements and Presentations:

  • “Impairment Rating Evaluation Procedure,” CLE lecture (Pennsylvania Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Law Section)
  • Occupational Hearing Loss Seminar, faculty (University of Maine)

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