Marshall J. Walthew

Marshall J. Walthew

Special Counsel

Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4224    Fax: 215.981.4750

Marshall Walthew is special counsel with Pepper Hamilton LLP and a member of the Trial and Dispute Resolution Practice Group in Philadelphia. He is an experienced litigator with particular experience in the defense of insurance bad faith actions and complex coverage disputes.

Mr. Walthew focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, including the high-end defense of insurers in bad faith and extra-contractual policy damages claims. He has represented insurance companies in cases arising out of casualty, life, disability, and directors and officers liability policies. He also has substantial experience handling bankruptcy, real estate, fraud and corporate litigation.

Before joining Pepper in 2007, Mr. Walthew was a partner with Dechert LLP.


  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1988, Elected to the Order of the Coif and member of the Law Review.
  • B.A., English, magna cum laude, Haverford College, 1977, Member, Phi Beta Kappa.

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania


  • Hon. Dolores K. Sloviter: U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, Philadelphia, PA

Practice Areas

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