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Robert A. Korn

Robert A. Korn, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Construction Law, Surety and Fidelity Bonding Law, Design, Professional Liability Law, General Business Litigation, Arbitration Law, Mediation Law. Member of Korn & Cohn, Professional Corporation.

Background

Korn, Robert A. was born on January 27, 1939 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph and Ida (Levin) Korn.

Education

University of Pennsylvania and Temple University (Bachelor of Science, 1961). Temple University (Bachelor of Laws, 1964).

Career

Worked at Korn & Cohn, Professional Corporation (Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania. Also Philadelphia) specializing in Construction Law, Surety and Fidelity Bond Law, Design Professional Liability Law, General Business Litigation, Arbitration Law, Mediation Law. Admitted to the bar, 1965, Pennsylvania.

Phi Alpha Delta. Member, Moot Court Board. Co-Author: "Bonds on Public Works," (Chapter 30) and "State Bond Laws," (Chapter 31), Credit Manual of Commercial Law, 1982-1993. Counsel to American Subcontractors Association of Delaware Valley.

Chairman, Attorney's Council of the American Subcontractors Association, 1991. Member of Panel, American Arbitration Association. Member of Construction Advisory Committee, Philadelphia Regional Office, American Arbitration Association.

Member: Philadelphia (Chairman: Appellate Courts Committee, 1984-1985. Construction Contracts Committee, 1984-1985. Member: Civil Rights Committee, 1974-1977.

Bench-Bar Committee, 1978-1981 ), Montgomery County, Pennsylvania (Member: Special Committee on Products Liability. Dispute Resolution Committee. Construction Law Committee, Arbitration and Mediation Committee, 1990—) and American (Member: Public Contracts Committee.

Fidelity and Surety Committee, 1977—. Forum Committee on the Construction Industry, 1977—. Construction Litigation Committee, 1980—.

Vice-Chairman: Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee of Tort and Insurance Practice Section, 1994-1995) Bar Associations. Defense Research Institute. Mediator, Trained by American Arbitration Association, United States.

Arbitration and Mediation Association and mediation workshop conducted by Harvard Law School. Approved as a Mediator by United States. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Membership

President Lafayette Hill Civic Association, Pennsylvania, since 1972. Board directors Citizens' Council Lafayette Hill, since 1975. Member of American Bar Association (fidelity & surety com member, construction litigation forum & construction law committee), Philadelphia Bar Association (appellate courts committee member, chairman construction law committee, real property section member), Montgomery County Trial Lawyers Association, Montgomery County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Pennsylvania Defense Counsel Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Surety Claims Institute, American Arbitration Association (arbitrator).

Connections

Married Susan F. Maislen, August 29, 1965. Children: Jonathan, Nancy.