Brian McMonagle Named to 2022 Best Lawyers in America

(Philadelphia) – Brian J. McMonagle of McMonagle Perri McHugh Mischak Davis has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2022 edition of Best Lawyers in America. McMonagle was recognized for his outstanding work in criminal defense in Philadelphia.

McMonagle has been named to the Best Lawyers list annually since 2012 and was the 2021 Lawyer of the Year for criminal defense in Philadelphia.

He garnered international attention for obtaining a hung jury in Bill Cosby’s first trial, and for his representation of recording artist Meek Mill. He has had enormous success in defending high-profile cases involving professional athletes, politicians, physicians, movie and television personalities, judges, prosecutors, law enforcement officers, CEOs, and an American cardinal. McMonagle has been inducted into the prestigious American College of Trial Attorneys and the American Board of Criminal Lawyers. He is listed in Martindale Hubbell’s Bar Register of Pre-Eminent Attorneys. He also is a law school lecturer and serves as a legal analyst on national and local news programs.

First published in 1983, Best Lawyers uses peer reviews to select the top-rated attorneys in their fields in each geographic area. It was founded with the purpose of highlighting the accomplishments of those in the legal profession.

Formed in 1995, McMonagle Perri McHugh Mischak Davis is a nationally known criminal defense, personal injury and family law firm based in Philadelphia. The firm consistently litigates high profile cases resulting in acquittals and/or million-dollar awards/settlements. Practice areas include criminal defense, medical malpractice, catastrophic personal injury, family law/divorce, auto/car accidents, motorcycle accidents, workplace accidents truck accidents, and slip and fall/trip and fall accidents. For more information, visit or call (215) 981-0999.