Kenneth N. Schott III

Kenneth N. Schott, III is an Associate practicing in the areas of complex commercial litigation, employment law, banking and financial services, professional liability defense and legal malpractice. Mr. Schott serves a diverse clientele from the financial services, business, insurance, transportation/logistics and manufacturing sectors.

Mr. Schott graduated from Duquesne University School of Law in 2015, where he was a member of the Duquesne Law Review and served as its Production Editor. In addition, Mr. Schott received the CALI Award for Bankruptcy in 2014 and the Outstanding 1L Oral Argument Award in 2013. While in law school, he clerked for MedExpress, conducting legal research on state and federal healthcare laws and regulations to assist with compliance efforts where the company operates. Mr. Schott received an M.B.A. from Waynesburg University in 2008 and a B.S. in Business Management from Grove City College in 2001.

Mr. Schott is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

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Areas of Law

  • Commercial litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Financial Institution Litigation
  • Professional Liability

Education

  • Duquesne University (J.D., 2015)
  • Waynesburg University (M.B.A., 2008)
  • Grove City College (B.S., 2001)

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

Memberships

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Washington County Bar Association
  • Professional Liability Defense Federation

Honors/Awards

  • Selected by his peers as “Ones to Watch” by Best Lawyers in America®, 2023

Community Engagement

  • Member of Board of Trustees for Frank Sarris Public Library, Canonsburg, PA
  • “Attorney-Client Privilege and Work Product Doctrine Refresher for In-House Counsel” Burns White Webinar, March 2021

412-995-3282
knschott@burnswhite.com

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48 26th Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

 

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