Weiss & Paarz, P.C.
Serving New Jersey – Pennsylvania – Nationwide*
BRETT J. KAMINSKY, ESQ. is an associate in the firm’s Philadelphia office. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Prior to joining Weiss & Paarz, Mr. Kaminsky worked for a Philadelphia plaintiff’s law firm representing injured parties on cases involving medical malpractice and personal injury. As a result of his success, Mr. Kaminsky was named a “Top 40 Under 40” by the National Trial Lawyers and selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers, an achievement awarded to 2.5% of attorneys under the age of 40.
Mr. Kaminsky previously spent time at a prominent Philadelphia medical malpractice defense firm where he defended medical providers and hospitals. Mr. Kaminsky’s experience representing both doctors and patients has given him the unique ability to analyze cases from two informed perspectives.
Medical Malpractice Background & Education
Mr. Kaminsky obtained an undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Maryland, College Park. After college, he returned “home” to Philadelphia where he attended Drexel University’s Thomas R. Kline School of Law.
During law school, Mr. Kaminsky participated in a Trial Team where he competed nationally, earning three esteemed awards in Trial Advocacy. Mr. Kaminsky was also a Board Member on the school’s Moot Court team and was selected as a Commencement Speaker for his graduating class.
Mr. Kaminsky also previously returned to Drexel’s law school to assist in coaching its nationally ranked trial team.
Community Involvement & Professional Memberships
During law school, Mr. Kaminsky participated in the Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project teaching local high school students Constitutional Law and coaching them at a National Competition. In recognition of his excellence, he was presented with an award for Excellence in Teaching and Community Service at graduation.
Mr. Kaminsky is a member of the American Bar Association (YLD), Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association and the Pennsylvania Association of Justice.
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*The firm handles cases in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. For cases outside those states, Weiss & Paarz works with local attorneys in the state where the medical care took place, at no additional cost to the client.