Kevin P. O’Brien
Kevin P. O’Brien
Kevin has experience working on a variety of complex civil cases including wrongful death claims, claims on behalf of serious personal injury victims and bad faith insurance claims. He has represented a number of victims of physical and sexual abuse by medical professionals, and in institutional settings such as schools, summer camps, and in the foster care system. He has also represented clients in claims for personal injuries caused by defective drugs and medical device products.
In recent years Kevin has successfully litigated and resolved matters of a complex nature and many of his colleagues often turn to him by referring complex, difficult and high-stakes cases for litigation and trial. Kevin has tried numerous significant cases to verdict including a recent sexual assault/ negligent security case which resulted in a significant recovery to his minor client and a Plaintiff’s verdict. In another recent case, Kevin represented a business in a property dispute, tried the case to verdict and was successful in having his verdict affirmed by the Pennsylvania Superior and Supreme Courts. The expected financial benefit to his client is in the millions of dollars. Other successful cases which Kevin has worked on include:
- Eight Figure Confidential Product Liability Settlement
- $1.95 Million Trucking Accident Settlement
- $1.9 Million Medical Malpractice Settlement
- Seven Figure Confidential Motor Vehicle Accident Settlement
- $1.58 Million Construction Accident Settlement
- $1.5 Million Trucking Accident Settlement
- $1.05 Million Motor Vehicle Accident Settlement
- $880,000 Motorcycle Accident/ Premises Liability Settlement
Additionally, some of the largest results Kevin has achieved for the firm’s clients are subject to confidentiality agreements, and cannot be disclosed.
Automobile and Trucking Accidents
Construction Accident Litigation
Serious Personal Injury
Widener University School of Law, Juris Doctor (2011)
Boston College, Bachelor of Arts Political Science Major (2007)
In 2007, Kevin received his B.A. in Political Science from Boston College, and is a 2011 graduate of Widener University School of Law. At Widener, Kevin was a member of the School’s Trial Team: the Moe Levine Trial Advocacy Society, the Moot Honor Society, The Student Bar Association, and the Student Golf Association.
Kevin is currently licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the State of New Jersey and the State of Florida.
Outside of work, Kevin is an avid surfer, who enjoys surfing all months of the year, especially in the cold New Jersey winters. Aside from surfing, Kevin is a competitive golfer, and enjoys practicing yoga, cycling, playing poker and great restaurants. He believes nothing is more important than family, and spends much of his time with his own family in and around the Philadelphia area. He lives in Center City, Philadelphia.
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