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Jacob Alexander Gurwitz

Jacob Alexander Gurwitz

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Violent Crime

About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Criminal Defense: 34%
  2. Violent Crime: 33%
  3. DUI & DWI: 33%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Pezhman Pakneshan

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Pezhman Pakneshan DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Robert J. Kirwan II

    I endorse this lawyer. I am currently co-counsel with Jake on a First Degree Murder - Death Penalty case. He is hard working and making a real difference for our client. I'm glad to have him on board.

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    Robert Kirwan Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Feeney & Gurwitz

500 Court Street
Reading, PA, 19601

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
PAActive200605/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2010
James J. Manderino Award for Excellence in Trial AdvocacyPhiladelphia Trial Lawyers Association2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerFeeney & Gurwitz LLC2006 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionChair Elect2010 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Board of GovernorsMember2010 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionZone 2 Coordinator2007 - 2010
Berks County Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Berks County Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionMember2006 - Present
Pennsylvania Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Pennsylvania Association for JusticeMember2006 - 2009
Pennsylvania Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionMember2006 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Pennsylvania Law School(trial advocacy and criminal law focus)juris doctor2005
University of Texas System, DallasGovernment and Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2000

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
University of Pennsylvania Law School Mock Trial TeamsEvidence Seminar for the Penn Law Mock Trial Teams2010
University of Pennsylvania Law School Mock Trial TeamsEvidence Seminar for the Penn Law Mock Trial Teams2009