J. Kurt Straub
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Phone: 215-665-3011
Fax: 215-665-3165 kurt.straub@obermayer.com

With more than 35 years of experience, J. Kurt Straub brings a thorough understanding of the complex legal issues that businesses and professionals face.

Mr. Straub focuses his practice in the areas of corporate and commercial litigation, medical device litigation, environmental torts & products liability litigation, and the defense of professional liability claims. He also provides corporate and regulatory compliance counseling, particularly to health care companies and closely held businesses.

Mr. Straub graduated with Highest Honors in Government, from the College of William and Mary, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He graduated cum laude from the Villanova University School of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review and the Order of the Coif.  He has tried multiple cases to verdict in the state and federal courts of eastern Pennsylvania, and argued many cases in different state and federal appellate courts, including the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.  He is a member of the bar of the United States Supreme Court.    

Before joining Obermayer in 1997, Mr. Straub clerked on the Superior Court of Pennsylvania, and then practiced at several mid-size and large law firms in Philadelphia.

Professional & Civic Activities

  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

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