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$98,000 win for Kenny, Burns & McGill

$98,000 win for Kenny, Burns & McGill. $98,000 win for Kenny, Burns & McGill. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this contract, of (sic) the breach thereof, shall be settled by arbitration in accordance with the Construction Industry Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association, and judgment upon the reward rendered Read More

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Courts are reopening!

Courts are reopening! Glorious news! For all of our Municipal Court clients Courts are reopening! FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA COURT OF COMMON PLEAS OF PHILADELPHIA COUNTY PHILADELPHIA MUNICIPAL COURT President Judge Administrative Order No. 48 of 2020 In re: Reopening of Philadelphia Municipal Court Civil Division to In-Person Proceedings ORDER AND NOW, this 13th Read More

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Philly Commerce Court News

Philly commerce court news, news for our Philly Commerce court clients: FIRST JUDICIAL DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA COURT OF COMMON PLEAS OF PHILADELPHIA COUNTY No. 42 of 2020 In re: Commerce Court Temporary Financial Monitor Program ORDER AND NOW, this  22nd     day of June, 2020, consistent with the goals of the Commerce Court, which hears, inter Read More

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Assault Victim Receives $200,000 Settlement

The family of a young man has finally been provided with some closure after Kenny, Burns & McGill negotiated a large settlement in their claims on behalf of their son, an assault victim whose life was tragically taken in 2016. The 25 year-old, whose name is withheld for confidentiality, was killed outside a popular bar Read More

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Federal Court Victory for Business Client

We love it when our law firm can report another federal court victory! Our client, a prominent Philadelphia businesswoman, found out that another party had obtained a default judgment against her company to the tune of $119,687.56 in the United States Federal Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, located at 601 Market Street, in Philadelphia. Read More

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Civil Victory in Norristown

Defendants J.D. and G.A.D. were facing a motion for contempt and imposition of sanctions in Montgomery Court of Common Pleas at 2 E. Airy Street, Norristown, PA 19401. The case originally stemmed from a settlement agreement regarding use of a condominium for Air BNB rentals. Plaintiff, a local condominium association, suspected that defendants were in Read More

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Victory for Corporate Client in Bucks County

One of our corporate clients was was being sued by another business for breach of contract in Bristol, Pa, MDJ-07-1-02. Client hired Thomas Kenny of Kenny, Burns & McGill for business defense. Case dismissed.

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Car Accident Settles for $100,000

One of our clients was driving with his family in Reading, Pennsylvania when he suffered a terrible car accident. A car coming toward him crossed over the solid line, smashing into our client’s car and causing him to careen into a tree. Our client suffered a sprained back, loss of consciousness, spinal stenosis, and Carpal Read More

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Big Win in Federal Civil Court

Attorney Eileen Burns received a favorable opinion today, published by a judge of the Pennsylvania Federal Eastern District Court: our client, who has sued the City of Philadelphia in connection with the injuries he sustained in prison during a brutal assault by correctional officers, is allowed to move his case forward to trial, defeating a Read More

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Real Estate Win in Philadelphia–Judgment Vacated!

Today, a real estate client of Kenny, Burns & McGill received the very good news that a default judgment which had been entered against his enterprise was vacated (or overturned) in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. Our client explained to us that a former worker had filed the personal injury case against him and Read More

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  • Settlement Reached in Philadelphia Amtrak Accident

    In 2015, a speeding Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia, leaving eight dead and hundreds injured. One victim hired our firm to handle her personal injury claims, and attorney Thomas Kenny was among the first to reach a settlement with Amtrak. READ MORE

  • Federal Probation Terminated–Without a Hearing

    Our client, who was sentenced to several years in federal prison and three years of probation, has been completely released from supervision after our firm filed a successful motion in federal court. The judge granted our motion without even scheduling a hearing and our client walked free.

  • Zoning Board Appeal Granted in Philadelphia

    Our firm successfully lodged an appeal with the Zoning Board of Adjustment in Philadelphia. After our firm presented the project at a local community meeting, worked with the architect to showcase the merits of the proposed structure, and publicly fought the case before the Zoning Board, our client is now permitted to begin construction. READ MORE