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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 […]

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.

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