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Kevin S. Burger

In Memoriam

07/16/65 – 10/28/20

Kevin S. Burger focused his practice on General Liability, Auto and Trucking Law, Construction Defect Litigation, Premises Liability, Product Liability, Personal injury and Insurance Fraud and Bad Faith Litigation. He had particular experience in handling and trying complex cases and insurance issues. Kevin maintained an active practice in Pennsylvania and West Virginia throughout his career.

Kevin was a native of Pittsburgh, growing up, in Penn Hills. He maintained his Western Pennsylvania roots by graduating from Washington and Jefferson College in 1987 with a B.A. In Political Science and History. He then attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Law earning his J.D in 1990. Kevin was admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, the United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania, West Virginia, the United States District Court, Southern District of West Virginia, The United States District Court, Norther District of West Virginia, the United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.

Prior to coming to Friday & Cox, Kevin practiced law as a partner in a large, statewide insurance defense firm. His understanding of the defense and insurance industries, including the tactics they use, was used immensely to his client’s advantage.

Kevin was BV peer review rated.

Areas of Practice

Auto and Trucking
Construction Defects
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Insurance Bad Faith
Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

Pennsylvania, 1991
U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1990
West Virginia, 1997
U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia, 1996
U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1996
U.S. District Court Northern District of West Virginia, 2000
U.S. Supreme Court, 2004


University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
J.D. – 1990

Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania
B.A. – 1987
Major: Political Science and History

Professional Associations and Memberships

Allegheny County Bar Association, Member
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
West Virginia Bar Association, Member
American Bar Association, Member