Michael J. Kowalski Recognized in Best Lawyers in America© 2022 List

Wednesday, August 18th, 2021

WILKES-BARRE, PA – August 18, 2021 – Michael J. Kowalski, a partner in the Wilkes-Barre personal injury law firm of Distasio & Kowalski, LLC, has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for 2022. This is his fourth straight year listed in the renowned publication. He was recognized for his work in the areas of medical malpractice law and personal injury litigation.

Attorney Kowalski specializes in cases of medical malpractice, birth injury, auto and truck accidents, nursing home negligence, and other medical negligence. He has appeared before state and federal courts throughout Pennsylvania on behalf of seriously injured accident and malpractice victims.

Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence.   The Best Lawyers in America rankings are based solely on peer-review surveys in which tens of thousands of attorneys confidentially evaluate their colleagues. It is the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.

Distasio & Kowalski LLC

Located in Wilkes-Barre, PA, Distasio & Kowalski LLC, specializes in birth injury, medical malpractice, auto & truck accidents, personal injury, and wrongful death.

For more information on Distasio & Kowalski LLC, please visit dklawllc.com or call 570-970-5400.

 

 

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Distasio & Kowalski Attorneys Named 2021 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers

Thursday, July 8th, 2021

Distasio & Kowalaski LLC is pleased to announce that attorneys Daniel J. Distasio and Michael J. Kowalski, partners in the personal injury firm, have been named Pennsylvania Super Lawyers for the 13th consecutive year. Both have been top-rated in the category of Personal Injury Attorney.

“We are honored to have been chosen by our peers for this recognition which distinguishes attorneys who achieve and maintain the highest standards within their respected fields,” commented Daniel Distasio and Michael Kowalski. “We feel fortunate to represent clients within our community and are focused on providing legal representation that is professional, ethical, and compassionate.”

Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers rates lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high level of peer recognition and professional achievement. The objective is to create a comprehensive and diverse listing of outstanding attorneys. Selections are made on an annual state-by-state basis via a rigorous evaluation process. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor bestowed by Super Lawyers magazine. The annual selections are made using a multiphase process that includes nominations, independent research, peer reviews, and evaluation by practice area. Attorneys are evaluated based on peer recognition and achievements including verdicts/settlements, representative clients, experience, honors/awards, pro bono and community service, and other outstanding achievements among other criteria.

Distasio & Kowalski LLC is located in Wilkes-Barre. The personal injury firm specializes in Auto & Truck Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, and Wrongful Death. For more information on Distasio & Kowalski LLC, please visit www.dklawllc.com or call 570-970-5400.

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Michael J. Kowalski selected one of America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators® for 2021

Tuesday, May 25th, 2021

Distasio & Kowalski LLC is proud to announce that Michael J. Kowalski, a partner in the firm, was selected among America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators® for 2021. Less than one-half percent (0.5%) of active attorneys in the United States are selected for this honor. Attorney Kowalski was one of only 100 attorneys in Pennsylvania selected for this distinction which recognizes the best trial lawyers in the nation. It is his 5th consecutive year for selection. Attorney Kowalski was chosen for attaining a high level of excellence in medical malpractice litigation and personal injury litigation.

America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators® is meant to identify and highlight the accomplishments of the nation’s most esteemed and skilled litigators in high-stakes legal matters. Because of this, inclusion is by invitation only and is limited to the Top 100 professionals from each state in each category of practice. In addition, those chosen exhibit excellence and the highest ethical standards in their respective professions.

To be considered for op 100 High Stakes Litigators®, an attorney must have litigated a matter with at least $2,000,000 in alleged damages at stake or with the fate of a business worth at least $2,000,000 at stake. A multi-phase selection process includes third-party research and statistical analysis of a candidate’s professional experience, legal achievements, significant case results/verdicts, community impact, peer reputation, client satisfaction, notable honors, and community impact among other factors specific to the profession. In the end, the selection process ensures that attorneys selected for this honor reflect the highest ideals and ethical standards of the legal profession.

Contact Distasio & Kowalski Personal Injury Firm

Distasio & Kowalski LLC is a personal injury firm located in Wilkes-
Barre, PA. The firm specializes in cases involving Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Auto & Truck Accidents, Personal Injury, and Wrongful Death. the Distasio & Kowalski team are highly experienced litigators focusing on personal injury cases.

For more information on Distasio & Kowalski LLC, please visit our website or call 570-970-5400. Learn more about America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators.

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Distasio & Kowalski named 2020 PA Super Lawyers

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020

Attorneys Daniel J. Distasio and Michael J. Kowalski, partners in Distasio & Kowalski, LLC personal injury firm, have been named Pennsylvania Super Lawyers for the 12th consecutive year. Both have been top-rated in the category of Personal Injury Attorney.

“We are honored to have been selected by our peers for this recognition and named among the best personal injury attorneys in the state,” commented Daniel Distasio and Michael Kowalski. “Our priority has always been to provide each of our clients with the most professional, ethical, and compassionate legal representation possible.”

Super Lawyers rates lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high level of peer recognition and professional achievement. Each year, no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state receive this honor, which is bestowed by Super Lawyers magazine. The annual selections are made using a multiphase process. This includes nominations, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews, and evaluation by practice area. Attorneys are evaluated based on peer recognition and achievements. This includes verdicts/settlements,  representative clients, experience, honors/awards, pro bono and community service, and other outstanding achievements among other criteria.

Distasio & Kowalski LLC, located in Wilkes-Barre, specializes in Auto & Truck Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Personal Injury, and Wrongful Death.

For more information on Distasio & Kowalski LLC, please visit www.dklawllc.com or call 570-970-5400.

 

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Sara Labashosky joins Distasio & Kowalski Personal Injury Firm

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

WILKES-BARRE, PA – November 26, 2019 –Daniel Distasio and Michael Kowalski are pleased to welcome attorney Sara Labashosky to the personal injury firm of Distasio & Kowalski, LLC.

Attorney Labashosky joined the Distasio & Kowalski personal injury firm after spending four years working at an insurance defense firm in Philadelphia, where she gained extensive experience litigating cases throughout Pennsylvania and New Jersey. She represents clients in a variety of personal injury matters, including medical malpractice, product liability, premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, and wrongful death claims.

Attorney Labashosky is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey.  She graduated from Villanova University School of Law in 2015. During her time at Villanova, she was a writer and Business & Special Projects Editor for the Villanova Environmental Law Journal and a certified legal intern at the Villanova Interdisciplinary Mental & Physical Health Law Clinic.   She is a member of the Luzerne County Bar Association and the Young Lawyers’ Division. She currently resides in Kingston, PA, and enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and puppy.

Located in Wilkes-Barre, PA, Distasio & Kowalski LLC, specializes in Auto & Truck Accidents, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Product Liability, Personal Injury, and Wrongful Death.

For more information on the Distasio & Kowalski LLC personal injury firm, please visit www.dklawllc or call 570-970-5400.

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