Robert K. West

in Wilkes-Barre, PA


Attorney Robert West is a zealous attorney with litigation experience in a variety of civil and state/federal law matters. As an attorney, Robert has managed an extremely diverse caseload while gaining experience both inside and outside the courtroom. In the time he has been practicing law, Robert has been exposed to a wide variety of areas of the law. He has handled matters involving personal injury, medical malpractice, estate planning, real estate, business law, and criminal law. As a dually licensed attorney in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the State of Florida, Robert has practiced in a variety of forums, including the counties of Northeast Pennsylvania, Southern Florida, and the U.S. District Courts for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. Robert is dedicated to pursuing positive results and achieving justice for his clients.

  • Opiel Law, Wilkes-Barre, PA, Associate Attorney/ Legal Extern, 2020-2021
  • Luzerne County Arbitration Panel, Luzerne County, PA, Arbitrator, 2021-Present
  • MET Healthcare Solutions, Houston, TX, Independent Dispute Resolution (Federal), 2022
  • The Ward Law Group, PL, Miami Lakes, FL, Pre-Litigation Attorney, 2022-2023
  • Distasio, Kowalski, & Yelen, LLC, Wilkes-Barre, PA, Associate Attorney, 2023-Present
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Main Practice Areas

Auto & Truck Accidents

Our attorneys are here to guide you through the process of fighting for justice after a serious car or truck accident. 

Medical Malpractice & Medical Misdiagnosis

Distasio & Kowalski has an exceptional record of success in fighting negligent doctors and hospitals in Pennsylvania.

Birth Injury

We understand your suffering and are here to legal representation if your baby is the victim of a tragic birth injury. 

Personal Injury

If you were seriously injured in any type of accident, they DKY personal injury attorneys will fight aggressively for you.

Wrongful Death

We are injury attorneys dedicated to fighting for the rights and recoveries of families who have lost loved ones.

Wills, Estates, & Trusts

Our experienced attorneys will hep you create a strategy to ensure that your assets move easily to the next generation.

Workers' Compensation / SSD

If you have been injured at work or are seeking SSDI or SSI benefits and have been denied, our attorneys are here for you.

General Practice

Criminal Law
Family Law
Real Estate Law