james kovaleski 2017James C. Kovaleski, LL.M.

Email: jkovaleski@owmlaw.com
(610) 917-9347 ext. 190
Fax  (610) 917-9348

As Co-Chair of OWM's Estate Planning Group, I have worked with clients in accomplishing their estate planning goals through the preparation of wills, powers of attorney, trusts and other vehicles as may be appropriate. These clients have included small business owners who I have represented as a member of the OWM Business Planning Group, on formation, every day business planning, succession planning, and the wrap-up of their businesses.

Areas of Practice

Admitted to Practice

Pennsylvania, 2004


Villanova University, LL.M in Taxation, 2004
Western New England College School of Law, J.D., 2003
Shippensburg University, B.A. Economics, 2000

James C. Kovaleski, Esq., LL.M. describes his role in the attorney-client relationship, what problems he solves as an attorney, and what he believes clients appreciate most about him as their attorney.

Professional Affiliations

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Chester County Bar Association
  • Montgomery County Bar Association

Community Activities and Memberships

  • President, Phoenixville Borough Council and Councilman representing the West Ward
  • Member, Board of Trustees, Phoenixville Hospital
  • Member, Board of Directors, Phoenixville Community Health Foundation
  • President, Board of Directors, The Clinic
  • Past Director and Past Vice President of Board of Directors, Petra Community Housing
  • Past Director, Phoenixville Senior Center
  • Past Director, Phoenixville Chamber of Commerce
  • Member and Past President, Kimberton Area Lions Club
  • Past Director, Schuylkill River Heritage Center
  • Member and Past Grand Knight/President, Knights of Columbus, Mont Clare Council

Attorney Profile

Phoenixville and Pottstown Business Planning, Corporate Law, Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate, Estate Administration, Tax Law and Real Estate Law Lawyer.