Cozen O’Connor: Kerns, Kevin T.

Kevin Kerns

Member

Philadelphia

(215) 665-6912

(215) 665-2013

Kevin has more than two decades of experience representing clients in a wide range of complex commercial, corporate, and appellate matters. These matters have included representing Fortune 500 companies in nationwide class actions, breach of fiduciary duty claims against officers and directors of public and private companies, claims for breach of contract between businesses and individuals, internal disputes between shareholders and partners in closely held businesses, and disputes arising out of real estate transactions. Kevin has tried numerous cases to verdict in state and federal courts, as well as in arbitrations before the American Arbitration Association, JAMS, and other dispute resolution panels. He has represented clients in mediations involving multimillion dollar claims.

Kevin also serves as a trusted counselor and adviser to his clients outside of litigation and has counseled executives and entrepreneurs with regard to various business and corporate governance matters. He has significant experience in counseling clients on issues relating to electronic discovery and in litigating electronic discovery disputes. He has also coordinated and managed large-scale productions of ESI and briefed and argued ESI matters in court.

Kevin earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame and his law degree from the University of Chicago Law School. 

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Education

  • University of Chicago Law School, J.D.
  • University of Notre Dame, B.A.
  • Pennsylvania

American Bar Association

Saints Peter and Paul CYO, President

Villanova Inn of Court