Our Firm has an AV Preeminent 5 out of 5 rating by Martindale-Hubbell National Law Directory.
A CIVIL DEFENSE LITIGATION FIRM
& CERTIFIED WOMEN’S BUSINESS ENTERPRISE (WBE)
Hard work, determination, creative thinking and client involvement are the keys to winning litigation.
The Law Office of Dolores Rocco Kulp is a civil defense litigation firm focusing on the defense of insurance carriers and their insureds, self-insureds, railroads, transit agencies and governmental entities.
The size of the Firm is uniquely suited to those clients who want their attorneys to understand and effectuate the client’s short and long term corporate and litigation goals and positions, who want to know and be comfortable with who is handling the file and how the file is being prosecuted and who want to be able to pick up the phone and discuss any file at any time.
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Counsel are highly seasoned trial attorneys and also creative researchers and writers who effectively present winning arguments, often on matters of first impression, before the trial and appellate courts. The lawyers of the Firm are effective negotiators. Most importantly, our willingness to go to trial lends to our negotiating credibility with the Philadelphia Bar and the Courts. The result is that settlements and awards are achieved on terms favorable to our clients.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Transportation accidents (truck, cab, car rental, bus, rail and Federal Employers’ Liability Act (FELA), 45 U.S.C. §51, et seq.);
Premises liability (slip and falls) and other property related injury claims with a specialty in trespasser claims
Personal injury defense, particularly fraudulent claims and catastrophic personal injuries
Construction injury, property damage & subrogation
Coverage (opinion and litigation)
Governmental immunity and all forms of claims against governmental entities and their contractors
Business owner’s duty to patrons as a result of patron medical emergencies
UM/UIM (both coverage and personal injury claims)