Raymond L. DeLuca

Raymond L. DeLuca


Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4660    Fax: 215.981.4750


“Much admired for his dispute resolution practice, regularly assisting in cases involving design professional liability.” -- Chambers USA 2016

Raymond L. DeLuca, a partner in the Philadelphia office of Pepper Hamilton LLP, concentrates his practice on construction law. Mr. DeLuca represents owners, contractors and design professionals in all phases of the construction and dispute resolution process.

Mr. DeLuca has litigated numerous significant construction claims, from the owner, contractor and design professional’s perspectives.

Clients benefit from Mr. DeLuca’s experience as a design professional as well as a lawyer. From 1989-94, Mr. DeLuca worked as a design professional. He is experienced in all aspects of the design and construction process.

Mr. DeLuca is a frequent speaker and author on construction-related topics. He has presented for groups such as Mealey’s (LexisNexis), the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers and the American Institute of Architects. Mr. DeLuca authored chapters on construction contract forms, construction law practice, delays and disruptions, and design professional liability.


  • J.D., cum laude, Rutgers University School of Law, 1996
  • B. Arch., Architecture, magna cum laude, Temple University, 1991

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

Practice Areas