Kenneth G. Fawcett
Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Ambridge, PA
A partner at Bowers Fawcett & Hurst, LLC, Kenneth G. Fawcett divides his practice among personal injury litigation, criminal defense, and civil rights violations. Located in Ambridge, Pennsylvania, he represents clients throughout the greater Pittsburgh metropolitan area. Mr. Fawcett has been admitted to practice in Pennsylvania since 1995, and he is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit.
Many of Mr. Fawcett's clients are people who have been harmed by the negligence or recklessness of other parties. The types of cases that he has handled for them have arisen out of incidents involving motor vehicle crashes, defective products, premises liability and civil rights violations, and he has been able to obtain significant compensation on their behalf, both through jury awards and negotiated settlements. In his criminal defense practice, Mr. Fawcett has represented people facing misdemeanor or felony charges such as driving under the influence, drug possession, and assault and other crimes. His civil rights experience has included false arrests and excessive use of force by law enforcement personnel.
Mr. Fawcett's successful track record in all of these professional endeavors has earned him the high regard of his fellow attorneys, including an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, where he majored in economics and political science and received a Bachelor of Arts summa cum laude. His legal education was obtained at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law, and he was an editor on the University of Pittsburgh Law Review before being awarded his Juris Doctor cum laude.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
About Kenneth G. Fawcett
First Admitted: 1995, Pennsylvania
Professional Webpage: https://www.bowersfawcett.com/attorneys/kenneth-g-fawcett
- University of Pittsburgh, B.A., summa cum laude, economics and political science
- “AV” Rating, National Lawyers Rating Service of Martindale Hubbell
- Speaker, Auto Law and Civil Litigation
- Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers, Member
- Governor’s Judicial Advisory Commission, 2000
- Beaver County Bar Association, Board of Governors
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit, 1998
- President - Beaver County Bar Association, 2014
- U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
- Pennsylvania, 1995
- Board of Governors - Pennsylvania Association for Justice
Last Updated: 5/15/2022