Joseph K. Koury, Esq., Co-Chair of OWM Law’s Business Law Practice Group, is a business and estate planning lawyer whose clients benefit from his advanced law degree in taxation and his experience, which includes a two-year clerkship with a respected trial judge. Mr. Koury regularly drafts and reviews business and estate planning agreements and documents for the personal and corporate clients whom he serves, clients which vary from the mom and pop store down the street to the more sophisticated business enterprise. Mr. Koury regularly assists and advises clients with business formation, business planning and succession planning. His clients gain value from his insights on taxation in their business and estate planning endeavors, enabling them to make better-informed decisions. Mr. Koury is active in the communities which OWM Law serves, and he holds leadership positions on the Boards of various local nonprofit organizations. He resides in northern Chester County with his wife and two daughters.

Phone: 610-323-2800
Fax: 610-323-2845
Email: jkkoury@owmlaw.com


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Since the opening of OWM Law’s Pottstown office in 1955, we have been strongly committed to supporting the communities in which we do business. Over the last two months, OWM Law has focused our PCTV program on the communities where our offices are located – Pottstown and Phoenixville – to provide some insight into what is going on in these two communities. This month, we are focusing on Pottstown and I invite you to watch our PCTV episode either through our website here or on the television (PCTV, Tuesdays at 8:30 on Channel 28, and Thursdays at 9:30 p.m. on Channel 98), to view an in-depth discussion with regard to the Pottstown and surrounding community. On the program I am joined by Eileen S. Dautrich, President of TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce, and Erica L. Batdorf, Assistant Borough Manager of the Borough of Pottstown.

Ms. Dautrich provides detail regarding the collaborations that make our community more attractive and Ms. Batdorf discusses various Pottstown programs including Pottstown CARES, Walk and Bike Pottstown, Trail projects in the TRec district and other local programs with the local school district and transportation systems.

Additionally, our OWM attorneys are good citizens, proud volunteers and active in community building and outreach. Following is a list of our attorneys and their involvement in local organizations and activities:

John A. Koury, Jr, Esquire:

• Pottstown Area Industrial Development, Inc.
• Montgomery County Community College Foundation
• Visiting Nurse Association of Pottstown and Vicinity
• Schuylkill River Greenway Association

Richard D. Linderman, Esquire:

• Pottstown Rotary Club
• St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church and School
• Pro Bono Solicitor

David S. Kaplan, Esquire:

• Collegeville Rotary Club
• Congregation Mercy & Truth
• Helping Hands, Inc.
• Fellowship House Farm
• Parents Without Partners

Henry T. Zale, Esquire:

• St. Aloysius Roman Catholic Church and School

David A. Megay, Esquire:

• Pottstown Memorial Medical Center
• Pottstown SCORE
• Owen J. Roberts School District Adult Education
• Phoenixville Rotary Club

Gary L. Stein, Esquire:

• Petra Community Housing Board of Directors

Kathleen M. Martin, Esquire:

• TriCounty Community Network
• Pottstown YWCA
• Owen J. Roberts School District Adult Education

James C. Kovaleski, Esquire:

• Phoenixville Borough Council
• Board of Directors of The Clinic
• Phoenixville Community Health Foundation
• Knights of Columbus
• Kimberton Area Lions Club

Michael B. Murray, Jr., Esquire:

• Phoenixville Chamber of Commerce
• Feel the Warmth
• Coventry Little League

Joseph K. Koury, Esquire:

• TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce
• Owen J. Roberts Education Foundation
• Phoenixville Library
• Schuylkill River Heritage Center

Victoria S. Hollister, Esquire:

• West Vincent Township Zoning Hearing Board
• Village Productions
• Large Animal Protection Society
• Owen J. Roberts School District Odyssey of the Mind
• Ludwig's Corner Horse Show and Country Fair
• People's Light and Theater Company
• Girl Scouts of America

Rebecca A. Hobbs, Esquire:

• Foundation for Pottstown Education
• TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce Leadership Program

In addition to the above, OWM Law has been an active member of the TriCounty Chamber of Commerce for more than 35 years, and a sponsor of the new Pottstown Senior Center as well as numerous non-profit organizations located in the Borough and/or serving the surrounding community.

If you have any questions regarding the above, please call me at 610-323-2800 or email me at jkkoury@owmlaw.com. Also, please watch OWM's November 2015 Legal Talk program regarding Pottstown Borough Update on our website here.

Upcoming Events

Watch Legal Talk, brought to you by OWM, on PCTV, Tuesdays at 8:30 on Channel 28, and Thursdays at 9:30 p.m. on Channel 98, or on our website here.

Read Legal Ease every first and third Sunday in the Pottstown Mercury.

O'Donnell,Weiss & Mattei, P.C.

41 E. High Street
Pottstown, PA 19464
Fax: 610-323-2845

347 Bridge Street, Suite 200
Phoenixville, PA 19460
Fax: 610-917-9348