Anthony Vale

Anthony Vale

Of Counsel

Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4502    Fax: 215.981.4750

Anthony Vale is of counsel in the firm's Health Sciences Department. He was a partner from 1986 to 2016, and therefore has many years’ experience in complex litigation. He was trial counsel in Tadai v. Eli Lilly and Co. (Los Angeles Superior Court), which resulted in a defense verdict in November 2011.

Mr. Vale has played a major role in MDLs in which Pepper was national counsel, which have involved many class actions: In Re: CertainTeed Fiber Cement Siding Litig., MDL 2270; In Re: Avandia Marketing, Sales Practices and Prods. Liab. Litig., MDL 1871; In Re: Human Tissue Prods. Liab. Litig., MDL 1763; In Re: Zyprexa Prods Liab. Litig., MDL 1596; In Re: Orthopedic Bone Screw Prods Liab. Litig., MDL 1014; TMJ Litigation, MDL 1001; In Re Sunrise Securities Litigation, MDL 655.


  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1977-78
  • LL.B., University of Exeter (England), 1972

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • England

Court Admissions

  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit

Practice Areas