Marina Kats

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Feasterville, PA

Kats Jamison & Associates
 | 1 Bustleton Pike, Feasterville, PA 19053
Phone: 215-396-9001
Fax: 215-396-8388
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2004, 2008 - 2009, 2015
Licensed Since: 1988
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (70%),
  • Family Law (20%),
  • General Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

The co-founder of Kats Jamison & Associates, Marina Kats is an accomplished trial attorney. Her firm is located in Feasterville, Pennsylvania, and she provides representation to clients throughout the Philadelphia metropolitan area. Focusing her practice primarily on personal injury and wrongful death cases, Ms. Kats assists people who have been harmed by the negligence of others in matters involving medical malpractice, premises liability, motor vehicle and train accidents, and defective products. She also has a criminal defense practice, representing people who have been charged with offenses such as driving under the influence, auto theft, sexual assault, drug possession, weapons violations, white collar crimes and murder.

Born and raised in Kiev, Ukraine, Ms. Kats relocated to Philadelphia in 1979. She subsequently enrolled at Temple University and received a Bachelor of Arts cum laude in business administration in 1985. Ms. Kats then attended Temple University Beasley School of Law and was awarded her Juris Doctor in 1988. While in law school, she clerked for the Defender Association of Philadelphia. Ms. Kats also holds an LL.M. in trial advocacy from her alma mater. She is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and the District of Columbia.

Throughout her career, Ms. Kats has been instrumental in obtaining sizable settlements and jury awards on behalf of her personal injury clients as well as favorable results for her criminal defense clients. Her fellow professionals have taken note, as reflected in her 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo. Very active in her community, she has served on the board of trustees of Einstein Healthcare Network and on the board of directors of HIAS, a nonprofit refugee protection organization. She is a member of several legal organizations, including the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

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

Family Law (20%): Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights

General Litigation (10%): Litigation, Restraining Order, Small Claims

Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Toxic Mold, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Defense, Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights, Litigation, Restraining Order, Small Claims

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 4 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2004, 2008 - 2009, 2015

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About Marina Kats

Admitted: 1988, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: http://phillylawyers.com/marina-kats-5/

Honors/Awards:

  • "One of the 50 Best Business Women in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania”, Governor, 1997
  • “Consumer Advocate of the Year” for the past three consecutive years
  • “Woman of the Year”, Bucks County YMCA
  • Selected as Advisory Board to the President of Temple University
  • Board Member for Einstein Society
  • Board of Trustees of Albert Einstein Hospital
  • Philadelphia Super Lawyer, Philadelphia Magazine

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Russian-American Chamber of Commerce, President
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyer’s Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • New Jersey Bar Association, Member
  • Washington, D.C. Bar Association, Member
  • New York Bar Association, Member

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Temple University Beasley School of Law, Centennial, Member
  • Member of the American Diabetes Association
  • Board Member of the Hias Organization
  • Temple University School of Law Alumni Board

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Lecturer, Russian-American Chamber Of Commerce
  • Lecturer, Temple University, for various other schools and for the New Jersey State Bar Association

Educational Background:

  • Temple University, Bachelor of Arts degree, Honors: cum laude, 1985
  • Temple University, Beasley School of Law, Masters Degree, L.L.M., Majors: Trial advocacy
Office Location for Marina Kats

1 Bustleton Pike
Feasterville, PA 19053

Phone: 215-396-9001

Fax: 215-396-8388

 

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Last Updated: 11/9/2017

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