Angela A. Cronk

Member Angela A. Cronk is Co-Chair of the Employment Practices Liability Group at Burns White, practicing in the firm’s Philadelphia office. Ms. Cronk also serves as Co-Chair of the Firm’s Women’s Initiative, where she helps to promote an inclusive culture by emphasizing professional development, individualism, and open communication for women at the firm.  She concentrates her practice in litigation, including employment litigation, insurance defense, creditors’ rights/bankruptcy, financial institution litigation and landlord remedies. In the area of employment law, Ms. Cronk regularly defends employers facing claims involving race, sex, age, harassment and disability discrimination.

Ms. Cronk graduated from Hollins University in 1995 with a Bachelor of Arts in History, and received her Juris Doctor from the Duquesne University School of Law in 1999. During her law school career, she interned for the Hon. Lawrence W. Kaplan of the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas, Family Division.

Ms. Cronk practiced railroad defense litigation under the FELA for three years at the firm’s Pittsburgh office before she moved to the Philadelphia office in 2004. She now concentrates her practice in several areas of litigation and business practices.

Ms. Cronk is a member of the American Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, and the Montgomery County Bar Association. She also volunteers as a Guardian Ad Litem for the Montgomery Child Advocacy Project (MCAP) where she represents children who are the victims of abuse and neglect. 

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Areas of Law

  • Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Creditors’ Rights
  • Financial Institution Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Employment Practices Liability Law
  • Business Law

Education

  • Duquesne University School of Law (J.D., 1999)
  • Hollins University (B.A., 1995)

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • State of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Montgomery County Bar Association

Honors/Awards

  • Selected by her peers for inclusion on the 2011 and 2013 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® “Rising Stars” lists

 

Involvement 

  • Co-Chair of the Women’s Law Group, Burns White
  • Guardian Ad Litem, Montgomery Child Advocacy Project (MCAP)
  • “Dealing with the Issues and Challenges of a Remote Workforce”  Burns White Employment Law Webinar, November 2020
  • “How to Prevent Age Discrimination and Other Concerns with an Aging Population” Burns White Employment Law Webinar, June 2020
  • “FMLA, ADA, and Workers’ Compensation: Managing Leave of Absence Issues” Burns White Employment Law Webinar, November 2019
  • “ADA, FMLA, and Workers’ Compensation” National Business Institute, Allentown, PA, October 2019
  • “Discrimination by Association” Burns White Employment Law Seminar, Philadelphia, PA; April 2019
  • “Employee Injuries: Best Practices Shared” 25th Annual Short Lines and RR Seminar, Chicago, IL; July 2018
  • “Harassment and Discrimination in the Workplace” Federal Harassment and Diversity Training; March 2018
  • “Human Resources Boot Camp” Presentation; February 2018
  • “Department of Labor Updates” Burns White Employment Seminar, West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania; January 2018
  • “Proposals and Changes to Department of Labor Regulations” Burns White Employment Seminar, West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania; March 2016
  • “The Eviction Process” and “Ethical Considerations in Landlord/Tenant Law” CLE Presentation; November 2015
  • Eviction and Ethical Considerations, Sterling Education Services — Residential Landlord-Tenant Law CLE Seminar, Reading, Pennsylvania; November  2015

484-567-5734
aacronk@burnswhite.com

1001 Conshohocken State Road, STE 1-515
West Conshohocken, PA 19428

 

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