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Alan C. Milstein

Meet Alan

Alan Milstein is a shareholder of the Firm and Chairman of the Firm's Litigation Department.  He is nationally recognized as a preeminent litigator, expert, lecturer, and author.

Mr. Milstein is particularly prominent in the following domains:

  • Insurance law and fire loss litigation.
  • Products liability.
  • Bioethics.
  • Clinical trials litigation.


In these specific areas, Mr. Milstein is more than prominent—he is acknowledged as a pioneer in establishing the rights of research subjects . His cases and arguments have been mentioned in numerous books and articles concerning current topics in healthcare.

He was appointed an adjunct professor at the Temple University School of Law teaching Bioethics.

Mr. Milstein has also been invited to make presentations on bioethics by various prestigious institutions and organizations:

Mr. Milstein's expertise on bioethics issues has made him a sought-after television guest. He has appeared on Dateline, Sixty Minutes, 48 Hours, Hannity and Colmes, The Today Show, Sunday Morning, CBS News, NBC News, CNN, BBC’s Science and Nature, ZDF German Public Television, and NHK Japanese Public Television.

Mr. Milstein is also a sought-after commentator on issues involving Sports Law. He has appeared on HBO's NFL Week, Cold Pizza, ESPN Sports Center and James Brown's Radio Show.


J.D., Temple University School of Law, 1983
With honors
Member, Board of Editors of Temple University Law Review

M.A., University of Kansas, 1978

B.A., University of Maryland, 1975


Sherman Silverstein's, Alan C. Milstein, participates in the podcast, "The legal Landscape: How to Survive Without Sports" with Bleacher Report's, David Gardner. Spotify | Stitcher | Apple Podcasts

"The Brave New World of Assisted Reproductive Technology" Temple 10-Q, Temple's Business Law Magazine , January 2017

"Sperm Donor Industry needs more Regulation" National Law Journal Op-Ed authored, April 2015

"Research Malpractice and the Issue of Incidental Findings" The Journal of Law Medicine & Ethics, Summer 2008

"Handling PCB Litigation" Trial Magazine, May 1989

Lectures and Presentations: Institutions and Organizations
  • St. Jude's Research Hospital
  • The Mayo Clinic
  • Duke University
  • Emory University
  • Harvard University
  • Stanford University
  • Temple University
  • University of Alabama- Birmingham
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Virginia
Colleges and Universities
  • Albright College
  • Fordham University Center for Ethics Education
  • University of Minnesota, Center for Bioethics
Law Schools
  • Albany
  • Drexel University
  • Mississippi College
  • Syracuse University
  • Temple University
  • The Brooklyn University
  • University of Kansas
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of South Carolina
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Virginia
  • Harris Martin’s Multi-District Litigation (MDL) Conference
  • Association of Clinical Research Professionals
  • Health Care Compliance Association
  • National Human Research Protection Advisory Committee
  • New York Bar Association
  • The American Academy of Pharmaceutical Physicians
  • The Association of American Medical Colleges
  • The Food and Drug Law Institute Summit Series on Cancer Clinical Trials
  • The Healthcare Roundtable
  • The Institute for International Research
  • The Medical Research Summit Association of Health Care Journalists
  • The Medical Technology Leadership Forum
  • The Regulatory Affairs Professional Society
  • Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research