Edward F. Kuhn III

Edward F. Kuhn, III


Mr. Kuhn focuses his practice in general defense litigation through the federal and state courts of New Jersey and Pennsylvania, with a concentration on tort defense, premises liability, products liability, Tort Claims Act defense, construction, estates, employment and professional malpractice. His clients include large and small business owners, municipalities and governmental entities, manufacturers, and their insurers. Prior to joining Capehart Scatchard, Edward served as a Law Clerk for Phelan, Hallinan, and Schmieg.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

District of New Jersey


Eastern District of Pennsylvania


Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, DE. Juris Doctorate.

University of Vermont, Burlington, VT.
Bachelor of Arts.


“Meeting the Verbal Threshold Requirement for an Automobile Accident Injury through Scarring or a Permanent Injury,” NJ Litigation Blog, November 2019

“Appellate Division Rules that the Workers’ Compensation Act Bars Lawsuit against Firefighter for Firecracker Prank, as it was not an Intentional Wrong,” NJ Litigation Blog, April 2019

Professional Awards & Honors

Selected to the “New Jersey Super Lawyer – Rising Star” list (2021-2022 in the area of Personal Injury: Defense)

  • Less than 2.5% of attorneys selected as “Rising Stars” (lawyers under 40) through a peer nominated process based on independent research and peer evaluation
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Professional Associations & Memberships

South Jersey Claims Association (President)

Classes & Seminars

“Best Liability Statutory Defenses,” South Jersey Claims Association, November 2021

“Best Liability Statutory Defenses,” Defending Liability and Workers’ Compensation Claims Millennium Seminar, October 2019