Kenneth G. Fawcett

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Ambridge, PA

Bowers Fawcett & Hurst, LLC
 | 820 Kennedy Dr, Ambridge, PA 15003-0280
Phone: 724-266-0290
Fax: 724-266-6167
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1995
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (70%),
  • State, Local & Municipal (10%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%),
  • Criminal Defense (10%)
Attorney Profile

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.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (70%): Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

State, Local & Municipal (10%)

Personal Injury - Products (10%): Products Liability

Criminal Defense (10%): Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Traffic Violations

Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Products Liability, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Traffic Violations

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Selected to Super Lawyers for 4 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2019

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About Kenneth Fawcett

Admitted: 1995, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: https://www.bowersfawcett.com/attorneys/kenneth-g-fawcett

Honors/Awards:

  • “AV” Rating, National Lawyers Rating Service of Martindale Hubbell

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • 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

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Speaker, Auto Law and Civil Litigation

Educational Background:

  • University of Pittsburgh, B.A., summa cum laude, economics and political science
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Office Location for Kenneth G. Fawcett

820 Kennedy Dr
Ambridge, PA 15003-0280

Phone: 724-266-0290

Fax: 724-266-6167

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Last Updated: 6/18/2019

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