Kevin Cornish
Litigation Attorney

Kevin Cornish focuses his practice on commercial, civil, and contract & business litigation.  His clients include individuals as well as local, regional, and national businesses.

High Swartz
Norristown Office

Bucks County, PA, Montgomery County, PA

Kevin Cornish focuses his practice on commercial, civil, and contract & business litigation.  His clients include individuals as well as local, regional, and national businesses. Kevin has handled cases involving contract disputes, the Mechanic’s Lien Law, the Contractor Subcontractor Payment Act, the Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, the Real Estate Seller Disclosure Law, and the Landlord Tenant Act.  Kevin’s experience includes resolving cases through trial, arbitration, and negotiation.

Prior to joining High Swartz LLP in November 2012, Kevin represented clients as a litigation associate for a prominent Montgomery County, PA law firm as well as a firm in the King of Prussia, PA area.  Kevin attended Penn State University for his undergraduate studies before studying law at George Mason University.  During law school, Kevin served as Articles Selection Editor for the George Mason Civil Rights Law Journal.

 


Get to Know Litigation Attorney Kevin Cornish

Affiliations & Honors

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • Montgomery Bar Association, Member

Notetworthy Cases

  • Obtained a jury verdict and attorneys’ fee award for breach of contract and violation of the Pennsylvania Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law in a case involving the restoration of an antique car
  • Represented a homeowner in a lawsuit to obtain recovery for poor workmanship by contractor and received favorable verdict
  • Successfully negotiated a favorable settlement for a local municipality in a contract dispute
  • Represented Homeowner’s Association in a successful appeal of an assessment by a homeowner
  • Obtained a verdict for commercial landlord in bench trial in Montgomery County, PA

Practice Areas

Background

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2007
    • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2008
    • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2013
    • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 2013
  • Maryland, 2015
    • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, 2020
  • Virginia, 2019
    • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, 2019
    • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia, 2019
  • District of Columbia, 2013
  • Third Circuit Court of Appeals, 2020

Education

  • George Mason University School of Law, J.D., 2007
  • Pennsylvania State University, B.S. With Distinction, 2002

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Client Testimonials

Pat B.

“We were referred to High Swartz several years ago and of course, unfortunately, when big trouble occurs, you need expert help. From lease negotiations for our business to a business catastrophe, Kevin Cornish was always available and his expertise helped us cope and deal with overwhelming employee business problems. His help and ability to run interference, helped us keep our business running. He is the best. Highly recommend High Swartz.”