Kluger Named To St. Joseph's Center Foundation Board
April 25th, 2015
| Joseph E. Kluger
April 25, 2012
Attorney Joseph E. Kluger has been named to the Board of Directors of St. Joseph's Foundation, which provides funding for St. Joseph's Center in Scranton. Kluger is a principal in the law firm of HKQ Law where he manages the firm's Corporate and Commercial Practice Group.
Under the direction of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, St. Joseph's Center serves hundreds of people throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania every day with extensive residential and community-based programs for children and adults diagnosed with mental retardation; pregnancy, family and adoption services; and outpatient therapy services.
"We are pleased to have Attorney Joseph Kluger join the Board of the St. Joseph's Center Foundation. He brings a wealth of experience and demonstrated commitment to the works of charitable organization," said Sr. Maryalice Jacquinot, IHM, President and CEO of St. Joseph's Center.
“I am honored to be able to serve St. Joseph's Center, which has built an exemplary reputation for helping our less fortunate neighbors with care, concern and compassion,” said Kluger.
Kluger is a graduate of Wyoming Seminary, Hamilton College, Clinton, N.Y., and the Catholic University Columbus School of Law, Washington, D.C. In his practice at HKQ's main office in Kingston, he focuses on banking, corporate, business and finance, probate/trust and real estate law. He has served since 1992 as the solicitor for Luzerne County Community College and was an assistant district attorney for Luzerne County.
Named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer in 2007, Kluger is Chairman of the Board of Directors of Luzerne Bank and serves on many boards including King's College, the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Business & Industry, the Luzerne Foundation, the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts,and Wyoming Seminary Preparatory School. He is a former board member of Mellon Bank, the American Cancer Society of Luzerne County, Catholic Youth Services, Leadership Wilkes-Barre Advisory Council, the Greater Wilkes-Barre Development Corp. and United Way of Wyoming Valley.
Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn, PC, headquartered in Kingston with offices in Scranton, offers a variety of legal services to businesses, banks, non-profits and individuals. The firm also handles all types of personal injury litigation, including medical malpractice, vehicle accidents and worker's compensation.
About HKQ Law
Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn is considered one of the top civil litigation and commercial law firms that has had the privilege of representing more families in the courtroom than any other NEPA firm. The attorneys at HKQ Law have been honored as Super Lawyers, Best Lawyers, Best Law Firms by US News and World Report, and have received the AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbel. HKQ Law was recently recognized for one of the top 20 Verdicts in Pennsylvania.
The firm’s Personal Injury Team, led by Attorney Joe Quinn, Jr., has won some of the largest verdicts and settlements in the region's history. The Personal Injury Team focuses on a wide array of personal injury claims and civil litigation, including medical malpractice, auto and truck accidents, aviation accidents, unsafe vehicles, dangerous or defective products, workplace injuries (worker's compensation), construction site accidents, claim denials by insurance companies, dangerous drugs, defective children's products, nursing home abuse and neglect, and falls due to unsafe conditions (slip and fall).
Attorney Joseph A Quinn, Jr. is one of only 100 attorneys in the United States (and one of only three in Pennsylvania) honored with membership in the Inner Circle of Trial Advocates, and one of only 500 attorneys worldwide chosen to be a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. He has been a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer every year since the program began and has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America every year since the publication was established in 1987. Best Lawyers also named him top personal injury attorney for Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley. In addition, Best Lawyers, in conjunction with U.S. News & World Report, has designated HKQ a Tier 1 Best Law Firm across multiple categories in Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley.
Since the inception of the firm, the Commercial / Corporate Team led by Attorney Allan Kluger has provided comprehensive, integrated legal services to many of Northeastern and Eastern Pennsylvania's largest corporations, businesses, banks, non-profits and institutions, handling matters involving labor and employment, wills, trusts and estate planning, estate administration, elder law, commercial transactions, residential and commercial real estate, zoning, land use and development, telecommunications, mediations and arbitrations, commercial litigation, title insurance, business planning and business succession, corporate/business structuring, employment discrimination law for employers, banking, creditor’s rights, finance, lender liability defense, covenants not to compete, construction law, mergers and acquisitions and other business matters.
Additional information can be found at www.HKQLaw.com or by calling (800) 760-1529.