David B. Torrey


Dave Torrey, Pittsburgh, PA, has been a Workers' Compensation Judge in Pittsburgh, PA, since January 1993. He teaches the workers' compensation law courses at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. He is the Immediate Past-President of the National Association of Workers' Compensation Judiciary (www.NAWCJ.org). His treatise on Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation, published by West, is in its Third Edition.

Judge Torrey's new centennial history book is now available! It may be purchased at www.pabar.org ("PBA Store" link). We still have soft-bound versions in stock. A second printing supply of the hard-bound version, which sold out, should be available on or about December 10, 2015.

Selected Works

Legal Treatise
The definitive treatise on the law and practice of workers’ compensation under the Pennsylvania Act.
A review of an important book for the workers' compensation practitioner.
Marathon training in an old West Virginia river town.