Hon. Beverly J. Doneker
Workers' Compensation Office of Adjudication, Allentown
Judge Doneker serves as a Workers’ Compensation Judge in Lehigh and Northampton Counties. Prior to her appointment, she was a shareholder in the Allentown firm of Tallman, Hudders and Sorrentino. Judge Doneker is a registered nurse in Pennsylvania. She graduated from St. Luke’s Hospital School of Nursing with a diploma in 1979, from Allentown College of St. Francis de Sales with a B.S. in Nursing (magna cum laude) in 1988, and from the Dickinson School of Law, where she was a member of the Woolsack Honor Society, in 1992. Prior to attending law school, she worked at St. Luke’s Hospital, Bethlehem, PA and at Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown, PA. From May 1991 to October 1991, Judge Doneker served as a law intern for the District III Office of The Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. From 1992 through 1994, she clerked for Judge Robert E. Simpson, Jr. of the Northampton County Court of Common Pleas. Judge Doneker is a past member of the Board of Directors of Dream Come True, an organization that helps fulfill the dreams of children who reside in the Lehigh Valley and who have chronic, serious or terminal illnesses.