Kurt is originally from Wilkes Barre, PA and he is the third son of Joseph and Joan Kwak. His two brothers and sister have also attended law school making family gatherings and holidays very interesting. His parents taught each of their children the ethics of hard work, high values, honesty and dedication.
He is a very proud father of one son, who is a student in the Dallas Area School District, where he is an honor student and active in various sports.
Kurt is a graduate of Bishop Hoban High School and was active is various sports including football. Kurt continued his education at Rochester University, graduating Magna Cum Laude and Temple Law School.
He began his law career as an associate at a local law firm specializing in workers' compensation, social security disability and personal injury. The time came for Kurt to become his own boss and our firm was founded.
Additionally, Kurt comes from a labor union family, The list of family union members include:
This history instilled union values in Kurt from an early age and has molded his philosophy:
Though the firm is young, Kurt has remained a well-versed, dedicated and seasoned attorney in his areas of practice with over 25 years of experience.
Kurt has represented his clients in all phases of litigation, both trial and appellate, that covers appeals and/or arguments before the Workers' Compensation Appeal Board, the Commonwealth Court, the Supreme Court and the Superior Court of Pennsylvania as well the Third Circuit Court of Appeals.
The Kwak Law Firm has a staff of very qualified paralegals to assist in successfully resolving your legal matters.
We are a very progressive office, and most of our paralegals work from home, though rest assure, each of our staff members has years of legal experience.
In today's day and age, it is not necessary for qualified employees to travel to the office to sit at their assigned desk or office.
All of our paralegals are available to our clients via direct dial numbers and/or email.
Additionally, though your legal matter is always a team effort, you will be assigned one of our qualified paralegals as your personal contact regarding your case.
With more than 25 years of experience, the Kwak Law Firm is a one-stop shop for all of your legal needs. From workers' compensation, social security disability, and auto injuries to appeals, mediation and arbitration, we have you covered.
We represent a wide variety of clients and if we do not have the expertise to represent you in a particular matter, we will arrange for you to be referred to an attorney and/or law firm to best represent you with your legal issue.
We have long standing association with one of the best firms in Philadelphia to assist you with issues regarding:
Our approach is to provide you with our full attention and dedication, whether with our office personally or with our trusted Philadelphia alliance, we aim to protect your interests and exceed your expectations.