ATTORNEY CHRISTOPHER C. QUINN JOINS PERSONAL INJURY TEAM at HKQ LAW
January 2nd, 2019
| Christopher C. Quinn
The shareholders at HKQ Law are pleased to announce the addition of Attorney Christopher C. Quinn to their Personal Injury Team. Attorney Quinn will be providing legal counsel to Personal Injury clients throughout Northeastern PA, focusing on Product Liability, Medical Malpractice and Auto Negligence. He will be based in the firm’s Kingston office at 600 Third Avenue.
Attorney Christopher Quinn was born and raised in Clarks Summit, PA. He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with his Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy, and a Minor in Political Science. Attorney Quinn pursued his legal career at Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, PA. He was selected as a national member of the Order of the Barristers, and received the 2016 CourtCall Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy and the 2016 Shalom Moot Court Award. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.
Attorney Quinn served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Terrence R. Nealon where he conducted legal research, edited and evaluated the legal analyses in drafts of written opinions, prepared bench memoranda, and attended oral arguments, conferences and trials. Previous to his experience with Judge Nealon, Attorney Quinn served as Law Clerk to HKQ law where he conducted legal research regarding a variety of evidentiary and civil law issues, drafted internal memoranda, pleadings, motions and discovery requests.
Attorney Christopher Quinn is a current board member and co-founding member of the Cody Jude Barrasse Memorial Foundation. The Foundation endows a full four-year scholarship at Scranton Preparatory School for a deserving student in need. The Foundation also funds grants through an Organ Transplant Assistance Program, which are then given to individuals on an organ transplant waiting list to help defray their costs.
“We are very happy to have Christopher Quinn as a member of the Personal Injury Team at HKQ Law. His dedication, drive and compassion to assist clients throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania mirrors that of our entire team,” says Attorney Joseph A. Quinn, Jr., Managing Principal of the Personal Injury Team at HKQ Law.
About HKQ Law
HKQ Law is considered one of the top civil litigation and commercial law firms in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Nine attorneys at HKQ Law were recently named to the 2019 Best Lawyers List and has been designated a Tier 1 Best Law Firm for personal injury, medical malpractice litigation labor law and corporate law in Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley. The firm’s Personal Injury Team, led by Attorney Joe Quinn, has won some of the largest verdicts and settlements in the region's history on behalf of injured clients. The firm was also recently recognized for one of the top 20 Verdicts in Pennsylvania.
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 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.
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.