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Zimmer Kunz News May 25, 2016

ZK News – Shareholder Joseph Butcher Visits Capitol Hill To Address Needs of Federal Courts

On May 19, 2016, Zimmer Kunz PLLC Shareholder Joseph Butcher visited with lawmakers and their staff members as a participant in the Federal Bar Association’s Capitol Hill Day.  Mr. Butcher met with Senator Bob Casey, Senator Pat Toomey’s general counsel, and staff to Congressman Mike Doyle, Keith Rothfus and Tim Murphy to address issues with […]

Zimmer Kunz News May 25, 2016

ZK News – Attorney Matthew Breneman Presents During Damages CLE

Shareholder Matt Breneman was a presenter on April 29, 2016 at a CLE entitled: Damages in Person Injury Litigation.  Mr. Breneman spoke on the issue of documenting the extent of an injury.  His lecture focused on the nature of an injury, addressing pre-existing injuries, present and future medical expenses, and utilizing medical records to properly assess an […]

Zimmer Kunz News February 29, 2016

ZK News – Attorney Matthew Breneman to Present During Damages CLE

Shareholder Matt Breneman will be presenting at a CLE entitled: Damages in Person Injury Litigation.  Mr. Breneman will speaking on the issue of documenting the extent of an injury.  His lecture will focus on the nature of an injury, addressing pre-existing injuries, present and future medical expenses, and utilizing medical records to properly assess an […]

Zimmer Kunz News February 29, 2016

ZK News – Attorney Sharon Hall to Speak on Topics of Preemption and Pollution Claims

On Thursday, March 17, 2016, Shareholder Sharon Hall will be a speaker at the North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference at the Wyndham Grand Pittsburgh Downtown in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  She will be a presenter on the topics of preemption and pollution claims.

Zimmer Kunz News February 25, 2016

Joseph Butcher to be Presenter on Employment Law and Ethics During Upcoming CLE

Shareholder Joseph Butcher will be a presenter on the topics of employment law and ethics during an upcoming CLE entitled Local Government Law:  What Attorneys Need to Know.  The CLE is through the National Business Institute and is scheduled for March 3, 2016 at the Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place, 3454 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, […]

Zimmer Kunz News February 23, 2016

Zimmer Kunz Announces Gregory C. Scheuring as a New Director of the Firm

PITTSBURGH – February 23, 2016 – Zimmer Kunz PLLC, a leading regional civil litigation firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Gregory C. Scheuring as a new Director of the firm. Mr. Scheuring is a 2002 graduate of the Duquesne University School of Law.  His practice is concentrated in the areas of product liability defense, […]

Zimmer Kunz News December 16, 2015

Zimmer Kunz Attorneys Elected To Federal Bar Association Western Pennsylvania Chapter’s Steering Committee

Zimmer Kunz is pleased to announce that attorneys Joseph F. Butcher and Aaron H. Weiss were elected to serve on the Federal Bar Association Western District of Pennsylvania Chapter’s Steering Committee for 2016.  Mr. Butcher was re-elected to serve as the chapter’s First Vice President, which he has been for the past year.  He was […]

Attorney Sharon Hall Helps The PA Fish and Boat Commission Reach a $2.5M Settlement over Dunkard Creek Fish Kill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (Sept. 14) – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) today confirmed that it has reached a $2.5 million settlement with Murray Energy for civil damages resulting from a devastating 2009 pollution incident in which discharges from a coal mine entered Dunkard Creek, contributing to a massive fish kill spanning nearly 30 miles […]

Zimmer Kunz News August 25, 2015

The Best Lawyers in America© Announcement

Zimmer Kunz, PLLC is pleased to announce that Dara DeCourcy and George Stewart have been selected to the 2016 publication of The Best Lawyers in America©.  Best Lawyers® is based on a peer-review methodology designed to capture the consensus opinions of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area […]

Zimmer Kunz News June 24, 2015

Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Zimmer Kunz is pleased to announce that Dara DeCourcy, Joseph Selep and George Stewart have again been selected as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers© and Joseph Butcher, Greg Scheuring and Christian Wrabley have again been recognized as Pennsylvania Rising Stars.  For Mr. Stewart and Mr. Selep, this is the seventh year in a row that they have […]

Zimmer Kunz News April 30, 2015

Jeffrey Ramaley to Serve As Moderator on Auto Insurance Law

On October 22, 2015, Attorney Jeffrey Ramaley, Zimmer Kunz member, will serve as the moderator for the Continuing Legal Education seminar:  The Auto Insurance Law Update.  The seminar will take place in Pittsburgh.

Zimmer Kunz News April 19, 2015

Joseph Butcher to Serve as Moderator of CLE in Erie, PA on May 14, 2015

Joseph Butcher, Zimmer Kunz member and current First Vice President of the Western District of Pennsylvania Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, will be the moderator of a CLE in Erie, Pennsylvania at the Erie Club on Thursday, May 14, 2015 beginning at 4:00 p.m.  The CLE is titled:  “Good Faith: Don’t Enter Into ADR […]

Zimmer Kunz News January 8, 2015

Matthew Breneman – CLE presentation on Slip and Fall Cases in Pennsylvania

Shareholder Matthew Breneman was recently a presenter at a continuing education course entitled “Litigating Slip, Trip and Fall Cases in Pennsylvania.”  Mr. Breneman spoke regarding the fundamentals of slip, trip and fall litigation including relevant case law and statutes.  He also discussed the typical causes of slip/trip and falls and the most common injuries seen […]

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