James R KahnMargolis Edelstein
Mr. Kahn is chair of the professional liability defense group in the Philadelphia office of the Margolis Edelstein law firm. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1974 and Harvard Law School in 1978, and is nationally certified as a civil trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He has been named as a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer 2010-2015. He has also been listed in Who’s Who in America and has an A-V rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available. For the last 20 years he has defended medical professionals and facilities of all types including doctors, chiropractors, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurse midwives, nurses, physical and occupational therapists, hospitals, surgical centers and long term care facilities.
Mr. Kahn was chair of the State Civil Committee of the Philadelphia Bar Association, served on the Governor’s Task Force on medical malpractice reform, and was on statewide committees for revision of evidence and discovery rules for the Pennsylvania Bar Association. He has also been appointed a Settlement Master for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. Mr. Kahn has lectured for the American Bar Association and several local bar associations and trade groups, and written for national lawyers publications. Mr. Kahn is admitted to practice in state and federal courts in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and federal courts in New York, as well as the Unites States Supreme Court.
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