News & Publications

Zimmer Kunz News April 28, 2022

ZK News – Congratulations to Tracy Pape

Congratulations to Tracy Pape on being elected president of the Pittsburgh Legal Administrators Association (PLAA).  The PLAA is an organization of individuals holding various legal management positions in the legal industry.  The purpose of the PLAA is to promote the exchange of information regarding the administration and management of legal organizations.

Zimmer Kunz News April 6, 2022

ZK News – Shareholder Chris Yoskosky Named $5K Club Member for Leukemia Lymphoma Society

Congratulations to Shareholder Chris Yoskosky on being recognized by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society for his fundraising efforts.  Chris was recognized as a $5K Club Member at the April 1, 2022 Students of the Year banquet at Heinz Field.  The 5k Club is a group of exemplary team members who raise $5,000 or more for […]

Zimmer Kunz News March 3, 2022

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Attorneys Volunteer in PBA Mock Trial Program

The Regional rounds of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s High School Mock Trial Program are coming to a close, and Zimmer Kunz attorneys have been a key part of the event in Region 1, which encompasses Allegheny County. Associate Thomas Cocchi was asked by PBA mock trial leadership to assist in the coordination of the mock […]

Zimmer Kunz News February 7, 2022

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Announces Brian M. Lucot as New Director of the Firm

Pittsburgh – February 7, 2022 – Zimmer Kunz, PLLC, a leading regional civil litigation firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Brian M. Lucot as a new Director of the firm. Mr. Lucot is a 2010 graduate of the Duquesne University School of Law, cum laude, and a 2006 graduate of Pennsylvania State University.  Mr. […]

Zimmer Kunz News September 15, 2021

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Sponsors Barrel & Flow Festival

This year Zimmer Kunz sponsored Barrel & Flow, a craft beer festival to promote craft beer among diverse communities, specifically the African American community. As part of the event, ZK collaborated with Anthony “Sizzle” Perry and his team at Crafted Culture in Columbus, Ohio to brew a beer. Crafted Culture is the Central Ohio’s first […]

Zimmer Kunz News August 10, 2021

ZK News: Attorney Aaron Weiss Speaking on Brewery Law at Upcoming Barrel & Flow Festival in Pittsburgh, PA

Attorney Aaron Weiss will be speaking about brewery law at the upcoming Barrel & Flow Festival on Friday, September 10, 2021. Aaron’s topic is titled “Fermentation and Litigation” and will discuss an overview of the aspects of litigation that can impact breweries and other businesses in order to provide knowledge, context, and comfort to this […]

Zimmer Kunz News June 1, 2021

ZK News – Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Zimmer Kunz is pleased to announce that Dara DeCourcy, Joseph Selep, George Stewart, and Joseph Butcher have again been selected as Pennsylvania Super Lawyers©, and Aaron Weiss has been recognized as a Pennsylvania Rising Star. The Super Lawyer designation entails a peer review nomination process, supplemented by third party research to establish high ethical standards […]

Zimmer Kunz News April 9, 2021

ZK News – Attorney Joseph Butcher to Present for National Business Institute

Zimmer Kunz Attorney and Shareholder Joseph Butcher will be one of the speakers for National Business Institute’s Mini-MBA for Attorneys on April 23, 2021.  Mr. Butcher will be speaking on the topic of Labor and Employment Law.  The link for the live on-line seminar is as follows: https://www.nbi-sems.com/ProductDetails/The-Mini-MBA-for-Attorneys/Online-Seminar/89221ER_3210050?st=PA&crdt=PA%20CLE&pt=1

Zimmer Kunz News August 19, 2020

ZK News – Dara DeCourcy Serves as Planner for Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s Webcast

Dara DeCourcy served as a course planner for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s webcast, “Virtual Advocacy in Pennsylvania’s Appellate Courts”. The webcast will air August 27 at 2:00 pm. The program features Supreme Court Justice Christine Donohue, Superior Court Judge Carolyn Nichols and Commonwealth Court Judge Michael Wojcik; they will describe the methods their courts use […]

Zimmer Kunz News March 4, 2020

ZK News – Attorney Aaron Weiss Selected to be a Speaker at Upcoming Federal Bar Association’s Rising Young Professional Symposium in Washington, DC

Attorney Aaron Weiss has been selected to speak at the upcoming annual Federal Bar Association’s Rising Young Professional Symposium on March 20-21, 2020 in Washington, DC. This symposium joins attorneys from across the country for two days of CLEs on a wide variety of topics related to federal practice. Aaron’s topic is titled “Alternative Service […]

Zimmer Kunz News March 2, 2020

ZK News – Dan Cuddy Presents at ACBE CLE – A Night at the Science Center – True Crime Criminal Procedure

Dan Cuddy participated in a panel discussion CLE program on the basics of practicing criminal law.  The session was organized by Thomas Cocchi as part of his participation in the Bar Leadership Initiative Class with the ACBA Young Lawyers Division.   The session covered the basics of criminal procedure for attendees at the Science Center’s “True […]

Zimmer Kunz News February 25, 2020

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Sponsors Brewers’ Bottle Share at Hop Culture’s Juicy Brews Beer Festival in Pittsburgh

On Saturday, February 15, 2020, Hop Culture hosted its Juicy Brews Beer Festival in Pittsburgh, bringing together 43 breweries from across the country to share samples of their beer with the local community. Zimmer Kunz sponsored the pre-event brewers’ bottle share, allowing brewers the opportunity to meet and socialize the night before the event. Thank […]

Zimmer Kunz News January 27, 2020

ZK News – Staff Collects Items for Light of Life Mission

Zimmer Kunz employees collected toiletries and winter wear for the Light of Life Mission in recognition of the Martin Luther King Day of Service.  Light of Life provides housing, food and recovery programs for men, women and children.

Zimmer Kunz News January 20, 2020

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz to Open Office in Weirton, WV

Zimmer Kunz will be opening a new office in Weirton, WV at the beginning of February 2020.  The new office address is 243 Three Springs Drive, Suite 14A, Weirton, WV 26062.  We will be closing our Morgantown office at the end of January 2020.  Attorney Sharon Hall will be running the Weirton Office.

Zimmer Kunz News January 20, 2020

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Sponsors Martin Luther King Prayer Breakfast

Zimmer Kunz was proud to sponsor the annual Martin Luther King Prayer Breakfast held at the Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church.  The event commemorates the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his contributions to changes in the law and social justice. At the breakfast, the HSBD “Drum Major for Justice Award” is presented to […]

Zimmer Kunz News January 3, 2020

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Announces Aaron H. Weiss as a New Director of the Firm

Pittsburgh – January 3, 2020 – Zimmer Kunz, PLLC, a leading regional civil litigation firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Aaron H. Weiss as a new Director of the firm. Mr. Weiss is a 2015 graduate of the Duquesne University School of Law, cum laude, and a 2012 graduate of the George Washington […]

Zimmer Kunz News December 17, 2019

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Attorney Elected to South Park Township Board of Supervisors

Congratulations to Zimmer Kunz Attorney, Brian Lucot! On November 5, 2019, Brian was elected to the Board of Supervisors of South Park Township, defeating a three-term incumbent.  South Park Township’s local government is comprised of a Board of three elected Supervisors.  The term for a Supervisor is six years.  The Board of Supervisors’ duties include […]

Zimmer Kunz News November 26, 2019

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Attorneys host Mingle and Munch Get Together aboard the Seaport Elite

Zimmer Kunz Attorneys attended the DRI Seminar in Boston, MA. which addressed  critical issues impacting the insurance industry and how to best confront the many challenges important to the industry moving forward.   ZK hosted clients and industry professionals aboard the Seaport Elite, taking in the beautiful the views of the Boston skyline.

Zimmer Kunz News November 4, 2019

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz sponsors Counselors vs Cancer

This year, the American Cancer Society and Westfield Insurance joined forces to host the fourth annual Counselors vs. Cancer Charity Golf Classic.  Zimmer Kunz was once again an Elite Sponsor of this event.  The 2019 Classic was a great success.  Dollars raised will help the American Cancer Society support education and prevention efforts, fund cancer […]

Zimmer Kunz News August 30, 2019

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Associate Narrates Practice Management Audiobook

Thomas Cocchi, an associate in Zimmer Kunz’s Pittsburgh office, has narrated an audiobook geared towards helping lawyers manage their clients, cases, and overall practice. The book is entitled “Stop Putting out Fires: Building a More Efficient and Profitable Law Practice” and was written by Jeremy W. Richter, an attorney with Webster Henry in Birmingham, Alabama. […]

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