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Zimmer Kunz News November 20, 2023

ZK News – Attorney Aaron Weiss Elected New President and Attorney Joseph Butcher Elected Treasurer of the Western District of PA Chapter of the Federal Bar Association

Earlier this month, Zimmer Kunz attorney Aaron Weiss was elected as the new President of the Western District of PA Chapter of the Federal Bar Association. Additionally, Zimmer Kunz attorney Joseph Butcher (who previously served as the President from 2018-2020) was elected to continue his active role in the organization as the Treasurer. Each of […]

Zimmer Kunz News November 1, 2023

ZK News – Attorney Aaron Weiss Argues before PA Supreme Court

On October 17, 2023, Zimmer Kunz attorney Aaron Weiss argued before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in the matter of Ferraro vs. Patterson-Erie Corp., No. 1 WAP 2023. Anyone interested in watching the argument can do so for free via the PCN Network available at: (Scroll down and select the 2023-10-17 Argument. This argument begins […]

Zimmer Kunz News October 18, 2023

ZK News – Congratulations to Joni Mangino!

Congratulations to Joni Mangino on being selected as the St. Thomas More Award recipient for 2023.   This award is given annually to a worthy member of the Allegheny County Bench or Bar.  St. Thomas More is the Patron Saint of Lawyers and Judges.  Joni will be the 2nd Zimmer Kunz attorney distinguished with this award,  […]

Zimmer Kunz News July 17, 2023

ZK News – Attorney Aaron Weiss Speaking on Litigation for Alcohol Clients at Upcoming CLE

On Thursday, August 10, 2023 at 5:30pm attorney Aaron Weiss will be presenting a CLE about the areas of litigation impacting clients in the alcohol space for Duquesne Kline University School of Law. The CLE is titled “Fermentation and Litigation” and will take place at Sly Fox’s Highline location: 46 South Fourth Street, Pittsburgh, PA […]

Zimmer Kunz News June 1, 2023

ZK News – New Location for Weirton Office

Our Weirton office has moved from Three Springs Crossing to 206 American Way, Suite 4.  We are still in Weirton, just down the road!

Zimmer Kunz News May 24, 2023

ZK News – Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Star

Zimmer Kunz is pleased to announce that Dara DeCourcy, Joseph Selep, George Stewart, John Zotter and Joseph Butcher have been selected as 2023 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers©, and Aaron Weiss has been once again recognized as a Pennsylvania Rising Star. The Super Lawyer designation entails a peer review nomination process, supplemented by third party research to […]

Zimmer Kunz News April 5, 2023

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, August 11, 2023. Aaron’s topic is titled “Brewery Law for Beginners” and will provide an overview of the legal guidance Zimmer Kunz provides to those clients hoping to open a new brewery (or other alcohol related establishment), […]

Zimmer Kunz News April 4, 2023

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Supports Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Visionaries of the Year

Zimmer Kunz was once again a proud contributor to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Visionaries of the Year campaign.  Shareholder Chris Yoskosky serves as a Western Pennsylvania Leadership Team Member which helps support the visionaries each year.  Shareholder Joseph Butcher’s daughter, Avery Butcher, was a Visionary of the Year candidate.  She partnered with her friend, […]

Zimmer Kunz News January 6, 2023

ZK News – Congratulations Dan Cuddy!

Dan Cuddy (pictured left) was made a Director of Zimmer Kunz at the firm’s year-end meeting.  Among other impressive accomplishments, Dan is a former Division I athlete having played soccer at the University of Pittsburgh.  Dan is joined in this picture by new Zimmer Kunz Associate, Frank Kochin.  Frank is another former Division I athlete […]

Zimmer Kunz News December 12, 2022

ZK News – Four ZK Attorneys Participate in National Kidney Foundation’s Monopoly Tournament

On September 15, 2022, four Zimmer Kunz attorneys, Ryan Zeli, Aaron Weiss, Zach Evans, and Jennifer Suder attended the National Kidney Foundation’s Corporate Monopoly Tournament at Pittsburgh Rivers Casino. This annual event is organized to raise awareness and funds for the National Kidney Foundation. Together with more than 175 guests, the event raised more than […]

Zimmer Kunz News December 12, 2022

ZK News – Attorney Aaron Weiss Joins the Weekly Re-Cap Podcast to Speak about Brewery Law

On November 1, 2022 attorney Aaron Weiss sat down with Nick Adams on his podcast the Weekly Re-Cap to speak about brewery law. The Weekly Re-Cap is a podcast where husband and wife duo Nick and Sara Adams discuss craft beer, beer trends, and beer culture while drinking and reviewing events, brews, and articles from […]

Zimmer Kunz News November 10, 2022

ZK News – George Stewart Presents at Harmonie Group London Event

On November 2,2022, George Stewart provided a presentation to attendees from the London insurance market at a Harmonie Group seminar hosted by the Browne Jacobsen firm at its London office, located in the heart of the financial district near the iconic Lloyd’s Building and historic Leadenhall Market. George spoke on the topic of the impacts […]

Zimmer Kunz News November 9, 2022

ZK News – ZK Lawyers Present PA and WV Asbestos Litigation Seminar

Attorneys from Zimmer Kunz traveled to Maryland on October 26, 2022 to present a seminar covering current issues and emerging topics in Pennsylvania and West Virginia asbestos litigation. The seminar, available for continuing education credits in a handful of states, focused on the life of an asbestos case in Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Zimmer Kunz […]

Zimmer Kunz News August 25, 2022

ZK News – Attorney Aaron Weiss Speaking on Brewery Law at Upcoming National Business Institute CLE

Attorney Aaron Weiss will be speaking about brewery law at the National Business Institute’s upcoming course, “Brewery and Distillery Law in Pennsylvania” on Tuesday, November 01, 2022. Aaron’s topic will be “Fermentation and Litigation” and will cover the areas of litigation that can impact alcohol clients. The course will be virtual and can be viewed […]

Zimmer Kunz News August 19, 2022

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Sponsors Barrel & Flow and Pours its Collaboration Beer at Festival

This year Zimmer Kunz continued its sponsorship of 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 Helles Lager called “Who the Helles Zimmer Kunz?” […]

Zimmer Kunz News August 15, 2022

ZK News – Zimmer Kunz Joins Pittsburgh Legal Diversity & Inclusion Coalition

Zimmer Kunz is proud to be a new member of the Pittsburgh Legal Diversity & Inclusion Coalition.  The mission of the Coalition is to promote regional economic growth by assisting employers in the Pittsburgh area to increase the hiring, retention and inclusion of legal professionals.  The Coalition is committed to working collaboratively with its members […]

Zimmer Kunz News August 15, 2022

ZK News – Shareholder Dan Krauth Named Faculty Member for 48th Annual IADC Trial Academy

Shareholder Dan Krauth was honored to be named as a faculty member, and team captain, for the 48th Annual IADC Trial Academy, which concluded August 5th, 2022, at Stanford University.  The seven day immersive workshop is one of the most prestigious trial academies in the world, and lawyer-students come from the U.S. and all over […]

Zimmer Kunz News June 28, 2022

ZK News – Attorney Aaron Weiss Presents on Brewery Law at National Homebrew Convention in Pittsburgh, PA

On Friday, June 24, 2022 attorney Aaron Weiss spoke about brewery law at the American Homebrewers Association’s National Homebrew Convention, which was held here in Pittsburgh, PA. Aaron’s topic was titled “Brewery Law for Beginners” and provided an overview of the law to teach attendees about the legal issues they should consider and be prepared […]

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 […]