John R. Kantner

John R. Kantner

Associate
Location:
Pottsville, Pennsylvania
Phone:
570-622-2455
Fax:
570-622-5336
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Wills & Estate Planning
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Premises Liability
  • Drugs & Medical Devices
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1997
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 1995

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1993
    • Law Review: Saint Louis University Public Law Review, Associate Editor, 1992 - 1993
  • University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina
    • B.S. - 1978
    • Major: Pharmacy
  • Blue Mountain High School - 1972

Classes/Seminars

  • Medical Information Confidentiality, Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association, 1997
  • Annual Seminar on Medical Malpractice and the Legal System, DeSales University, Physician Assistant Program, 2005 - 2010
  • Presenter for Annual Law Day Program at Local Schools

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, 1995 - Present
  • Schuylkill County Bar Association, Law Day and Unauthorized Practice of Law Committees, 2005 - Present
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice (formerly Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association), 2005 - Present
  • American Association for Justice (formerly American Trial Lawyers Association), 2005 - Present
  • Illinois Bar Association, Past Member
  • Missouri Bar Association, Past Member
  • Registered Pharmacist in Pennsylvania and South Carolina

Past Employment Positions

  • Post & Schell, P.C., Harrisburg, PA, Associate Attorney, 1995 - 2005
  • Brinker, Doyen & Kovacs, P.C., St. Louis, MO, Associate Attorney, 1993 - 1995

Pro Bono Activities

  • Conduct Child Custody Clinic For Low - Income Individuals, 2006 - Present
  • Faith Worship Center Solicitor and Management Team Member
  • Blue Mountain All-Sports Hall of Fame Committee