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Kim A. Bodnar

Attorney Kim A. Bodnar is licensed to practice in both Pennsylvania and the state of Florida. She currently operates a full-service law firm to serve the residents of Western Pennsylvania. Attorney Bodnar currently actively practices in Allegheny, Westmoreland, Washington, Beaver, Somerset, and McKean County courts, as well as in the federal courts. She commits herself to professional representation in various areas of the law. Ms. Bodnar is an active member of the Allegheny County Bar Association. Ms. Bodnar also takes an active role in community organizations and does volunteer charity work.

"I'm driven to exceed expectations—for every single client, in every single case."

Hard work and an excellent reputation amongst her peers have earned her the prestigious Martindale-Hubbell rating of BV since 2003.

My practice consists of general civil law cases, personal injury cases in County Court of Common (predominantly Allegheny County, also Westmoreland, Greene, Washington, Butler, Lawrence, Armstrong, Crawford, Cambria, and Beaver Counties) and Federal Court. I act as counsel for various enterprises, handling preliminary injunctions, unemployment hearings, workers’ compensation hearings, criminal matters, foreclosure matters as well as Petitions to open or strike judgments, procedural arguments, discovery motions, sanctions, etc. Essentially, all aspects of a general, predominately civil practice.

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania

  • Florida

Professional Associations

  • Allegheny County Bar Association member since 1992

    • Sole and Small Firm Practitioner Section member

    • Committee member (Allegheny County Bench Bar Conference)

  • Florida Bar Association

  • Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association (past member)

  • Court-Appointed Lawyer in Juvenile Court Allegheny County

  • Allegheny County Permanent Arbitration Alternate - Arbitration Division since 2004

  • Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers (past member)

  • American Bar Association member

  • Panel member at Estate Planning Seminars - Allegheny Community College

  • Paralegal Specialist Program at Sanford Brown University

    • Advisory Board Past Member

    • Former Adjunct Professor

Education

  • J.D. - Duquesne University School of Law, 1992

  • B.S. - Pennsylvania State University, 1987

    • Graduated with Distinction - General Business, International Business

Additional Practice Areas

  • Adoption

  • Court/ Register of Wills

  • Criminal Law

  • Guardianships

  • Healthcare Power of Attorney

  • Industrial Accidents

  • Injury/ Negotiation and Litigation

  • Insurance Coverage Issues/ Bad Faith

  • Living Wills

  • Name Change

  • Orphans

  • Power of Attorney – Personal

  • Real Estate Transfers

  • Slip and Fall Injury

  • Small Claims/ Local District Justice Court

  • Wills