Butler, Pennsylvania Business Lawyers

John R. Dingess
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Southwestern University School of Law2nd Circuit, 3rd Circuit, 5th Circuit, Pennsylvania, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
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John P. Miller
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Duquesne University School of LawPennsylvania
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James Malloy
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Duquesne University School of Law3rd Circuit, 5th Circuit, Pennsylvania and U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
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George B. Foster
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The University of Toledo College of Law3rd Circuit, 5th Circuit, 6th Circuit, Pennsylvania, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania , U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio and U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
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Butler, PA Business Law Lawyer
(724) 285-4786 101 E Diamond St
Butler, PA 16001
Business, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Butler, PA Business Law Attorney
(724) 285-7700 108 E Diamond St
Butler, PA 16001
Business, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Butler, PA Business Law Lawyer
(724) 285-3400 101 E Diamond St
Butler, PA 16001
Business, Criminal and Personal Injury
Butler, PA Business Law Attorney
(724) 285-3400 101 E Diamond St
Butler, PA 16001
Business, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Butler, PA Business Law Lawyer
(724) 285-7700 108 E Diamond St
Butler, PA 16001
Business, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Butler, PA Business Law Attorney
(724) 285-3400 101 E Diamond St
Butler, PA 16001
Business, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Real Estate
Butler, PA Business Law Lawyer
(724) 282-7222 228 S Main St
Butler, PA 16001
Business
Butler, PA Business Law Lawyer
(724) 282-3141 110 E Diamond St
Butler, PA 16001
Business and Real Estate
Butler, PA Business Law Lawyer
(724) 285-4791 101 E Diamond St
Butler, PA 16001
Business, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Trent Echard
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Allison Park , PA Business Law Lawyer with 12 years experience
(412) 998-7000 4773 William Flynn Highway
Allison Park , PA 15101
Free ConsultationBusiness, Energy, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Trent is a lawyer in Pittsburgh focusing on Personal Injury and Oil and Gas Law. Trent is known for being a versatile lawyer that goes to bat for his clients. His experience includes: whistleblower cases, class actions, labor & employment suits, estate litigation, and complex business disputes. Trent has extensive experience with personal injury cases, including numerous death lawsuits, brain injuries, death cases, burns, and industrial accidents. Trent has recovered tens of millions of dollars for his clients, with notable results including Washington v. EDMC ($95.5 Million whistleblower suit) and McLaughlin v. Phelan Hallinan & Schmieg...
Samantha Brutout
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Case Western Reserve University School of Law3rd Circuit, Pennsylvania and U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
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Brian R. Davidson
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University of Pittsburgh School of Law3rd Circuit, 5th Circuit, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
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Charles Brian Hadad
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Cranberry Twp, PA Business Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(724) 776-8000 501 Smith Drive
Suite 3
Cranberry Twp, PA 16066
Business, Estate Planning and Probate
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Chuck Hadad is a Partner and Chair of the Estates and Trusts Practice Group. He concentrates his practice in estate administration, probate, estate planning, trust administration, corporate and business planning, and real estate transactions. Chuck counsels individuals and businesses in a variety of complex matters and enjoys working one-on-one with clients to help them reach their goals.

Chuck has broad experience in advising clients in all facets of estate planning and estate administration. He works closely with clients in the preparation of documents that fit their customized needs, including revocable and irrevocable trusts, special needs trusts and charitable gift/trust planning, and...
Frank Botta
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Cranberry Township, PA Business Law Lawyer with 34 years experience
(724) 776-8000 501 Smith Drive
Suite 3
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
Business, Arbitration & Mediation and Employment
Temple University Beasley School of Law
Frank Botta understands the unique issues faced by companies in the transportation industry and has decades of experience counseling local, regional, national and international clients in logistics, supply chain and transportation operations. He served as the President of The Transportation Lawyers Association (2017 – 2018), an independent, international bar association whose members assist providers and/or commercial users of logistics and transportation services, and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Transportation Lawyers’ Association.

In addition to his transportation practice, Frank has extensive experience in advising and assisting clients with labor and employment matters including employment discrimination, sexual harassment,...
Mark Sullivan
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Cranberry Township, PA Business Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(724) 776-8000 501 Smith Drive
Suite 3
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
Business and Securities
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Born and raised in the Pittsburgh area, Mark has practiced law in Pittsburgh as counsel to businesses of all sizes for over 30 years. He represents business clients in transactions because the work focuses on the achievement of a future event—and all parties to the transaction work towards a common goal. His practice is fast-paced and provides him with experience in a number of industries.

Mark provides general corporate legal services primarily to owner-managed businesses, including family-owned businesses. His practice includes securities law, acquisitions, various forms of debt and equity financing, including investment crowdfunding and private placements; real estate transactions, including...
Daniel Patrick Lynch
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Cranberry Township, PA Business Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(724) 776-8000 501 Smith Drive
Suite 3
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
Business, Employment, Estate Planning and Securities
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Daniel P. Lynch, Founder and Managing Partner of The Lynch Law Group, has been a practicing attorney for more than 26 years. His areas of strength and experience include commercial litigation; securities litigation; employment law counseling and litigation; business succession planning; mergers and acquisitions and general corporate transactions.

Dan is a success-driven leader with superior organization and communication skills. He has practical business experience, a solid work ethic and brings an entrepreneurial approach to his practice of law.
Owen McGrann
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Cranberry Twp, PA Business Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(412) 350-9627 20436 Route 19 Ste 620 No 356
Cranberry Twp, PA 16066
Free ConsultationBusiness, Appeals, Estate Planning and Health Care
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Owen McGrann is the Managing Member of McGrannLAW and focuses his practice on helping small businesses achieve big goals, families prepare for the future, and professionals navigate changing landscapes.

Owen has partnered with small businesses, professionals, and individuals on a wide array of matters ranging from business formation, small business counseling, complex commercial and business litigation, appellate litigation, corporate governance, trade secret and non-compete litigation, and representation of medical professionals.

After practicing at two mid-sized regional firms and one of the country’s largest firms, Owen came to the conclusion that he could best help his clients and provide truly personal representation by...
David M. Manes
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Cranberry Twp, PA Business Law Attorney
(724) 906-4462 2009 Mackenzie Way, Suite 100
Cranberry Twp, PA 16066
Business and Employment
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
KM&A represents employees and small businesses in litigation. We fight for our clients all day, every day, in state and federal court. Contact me directly at david@lawkm.com. David Manes is the Managing Partner at Kraemer, Manes & Associates. He directs the small business practice as well as the firm’s litigation practice. Attorney Manes represents small businesses, shareholders, employers, and employees. He represents clients near the firm’s headquarters in Pittsburgh and across Pennsylvania. The majority of David’s practice involves providing advice, consultation, and representation for small businesses. David knows that small businesses don’t need a full-time attorney on staff,...
Peter D Lyle
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Cranberry Township, PA Business Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(855) 727-4253 81 Dutilh Road
Suite 200
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
Business, Energy, Estate Planning and Probate
Duquesne University School of Law
Roger Ecker
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Cranberry Township, PA Business Law Attorney
(724) 776-8000 501 Smith Drive
Suite 3
Cranberry Township, PA 16066
Business
Pennsylvania State University - Dickinson School of Law
Diane Lynn Bobak
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Wexford, PA Business Law Attorney
(724) 935-6788 4500 Brooktree Road
Suite 104
Wexford, PA 15090
Business
Slippery Rock, PA Business Law Attorney
(724) 794-2929 631 Kelly Blvd
Slippery Rock, PA 16057
Business
Aubrey T. Smith
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Duquesne University School of LawPennsylvania and United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
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Ronald J. Chleboski Jr.
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The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law10th Circuit, Pennsylvania and United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
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Bradfordwoods, PA Business Law Lawyer
(724) 935-8265 50 Seldom Seen Rd
Bradfordwoods, PA 15015
Business and Bankruptcy
Kittanning, PA Business Law Attorney
(724) 543-1120 423 Market St
Kittanning, PA 16201
Business, Estate Planning, Municipal and Real Estate
Hampton Township, PA Business Law Lawyer
5203 Mallard Dr
Hampton Township, PA 15044
Business, Environmental, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Aurelius Patrick Robleto
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(412) 925-8194 401 Liberty Avenue
Suite 1306
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Free ConsultationBusiness, Bankruptcy and Consumer
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Aurelius Robleto is an experienced bankruptcy lawyer, operating a law firm in downtown Pittsburgh. While bankruptcy law has always formed the core of his legal practice, Aure knows that bankruptcy is not always the ideal solution for all of his clients and will tailor a unique strategy for each of his clients. Often a debt workout or non-bankruptcy reorganization may offer more favorable results to certain clients. In other circumstances, a receivership, assignment for the benefit of creditors, deed-in-lieu of foreclosure, workout or settlement agreement or some other arrangement to address debts may generate superior results.

A particular...
Chad M. Ostrosky
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Attorney with 3 years experience
(412) 444-8529 429 Fourth Ave., Suite 1801
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation, Criminal and Securities
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Attorney Chad Ostrosky is a Pittsburgh native. He received Assoicates Degrees in Business & Marketing from the Community College of Allegheny County, a Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources from Geneva College, and his law degree from The University of Pittsburgh School of Law.

Attorney Ostrosky has handled numerous criminal and civil proceedings in federal and state courts and is experienced in all stages of criminal and civil litigation including initial appearances, arraignments, preliminary hearings, preliminary objections, depositions, due diligence matters, suppression hearings, probation & parole revocation hearings, bail hearings, pretrial conferences, pleas, settlements, and trials.

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Michael J. Betts
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Lawyer with 39 years experience
(412) 935-7073 Suite 301B
#301B
Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Free ConsultationBusiness, IP, Legal Malpractice and Securities
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
I am the principal of Michael J. Betts LLC and have over thirty-eight years of experience handling a broad range of civil litigation matters, with an emphasis on commercial litigation and business disputes, securities litigation, FINRA arbitrations and other investment-related claims, trade secret and restrictive covenant litigation and professional negligence claims.

I also serve as an alternative dispute resolution neutral and have been selected by litigants to serve as mediator in numerous cases. I am certified as a mediator by the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania. I also am on the national arbitrator rosters...
Adam H. Andrae
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Monroeville, PA Business Law Attorney
(412) 448-2326 1120 Fox Hill Dr. No. 224
Monroeville, PA 15146
Business, Collections, Criminal and Divorce
Ohio Northern University
I am a dedicated critical thinker who enjoys working on difficult legal issues. My commitment to serving my community has produced stellar results in client interactions and maintaining professional relations. Clients tell me I am dependable, professional, and personable, but I credit those traits to my endearment towards helping people while working in a field I enjoy.

I grew up in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania where I was heavily involved in various projects. My degrees earned were a BA in Communication from Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where I was called to the honors organization of Lambda Pi Eta and sat...
Stephanie Thomas Kramer
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(412) 364-8600 8135 Perry Highway
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Business, Elder and Estate Planning
Dickinson School of Law
Stephanie has over 14 years legal, fiduciary, corporate and banking experience, with the majority of her practice involving handling matters for high net worth clients. She has assisted clients with a variety of matters, including estate and financial planning, estate administration, the establishment and administration of family foundations, and succession planning for closely held businesses. She has represented businesses, non-profit organizations, and municipalities, in a variety of corporate matters.

Stephanie’s estate practice focuses on highly sophisticated planning and tax savings techniques for individuals, families and businesses. In her corporate practice, she counsels businesses in a variety of industries. She assists businesses...
John William Ament
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Murrysville, PA Business Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(724) 765-0440 3950 Old William Penn Highway
Suite 5
Murrysville, PA 15668
Free ConsultationBusiness, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Duquesne University School of Law
John is a member of the Real Estate, Estate Planning and Estate Administration, Corporate and Business Planning practice groups at Ament Law Group, P.C.. In this capacity, he advises clients on all aspects of real estate transactions, helps clients plan or administer their estates, and leans on his real-world corporate experiences to provide clients with insight on corporate structure and planning matters. A summa cum laude graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science in Operations Management, John began his career working at Respironics (now Philips/Respironics) in its International Logistics Department, and prior to starting at...
Henry M Sneath
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Attorney with 36 years experience
(412) 288-4013 401 Liberty Avenue
22nd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Free ConsultationBusiness, IP, Insurance Claims and Products Liability
Mr. Sneath is a Shareholder and Director at Pittsburgh's Houston Harbaugh, P.C. law firm. He is a business litigation and tort trial lawyer who has tried over 95 cases to verdict and specializes in business and commercial litigation, products liability, industrial accidents, intellectual property, patent, trademark and copyright, pharmaceutical and medical products liability, toxic torts, energy oil and gas, and insurance coverage bad faith litigation. He received his J.D. degree in 1983 from Duquesne University School of Law where he now serves as an Adjunct Professor of Law teaching Trade Secret Law and the Law of Trademarks and Unfair Competition....
Haig M. Sakoian
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University of Pittsburgh School of LawPennsylvania, The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and The United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
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David Meredith
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Pennsylvania Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience

Western Michigan University Cooley Law SchoolU.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania
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Christopher Michael Buell
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Indiana, PA Business Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(724) 465-5535 134 S. 6th St.
Indiana, PA 15701
Business, Energy, Environmental and Real Estate
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Chris is a partner with Bonya Gazza & DeGory, LLP, and focuses his practice on oil and gas, coal, litigation, real estate and other commercial matters. Chris represents oil and gas operators and mining companies in land issues, litigation, regulatory appeals, and general commercial matters. He also regularly represents businesses and individuals in civil litigation, real estate transactions, and in corporate formations and counseling. Chris has been named a Rising Star by Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® from 2012 through 2019.
Abbie Alejandro Rosario
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PIT , PA Business Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(412) 278-7314 606 Liberty Ave
Suite 317
PIT , PA 15222
Free ConsultationBusiness and Immigration
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
I am the Managing Attorney at Rosario Law in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. I am currently licensed with the D.C., Oregon, Pennsylvania and Utah bars.

For six years I worked for Reza Athari & Associates, an immigration and general practice firm in Las Vegas, Nevada where I gained a vast amount of experience in writing briefs, motions and letters. I was promoted to supervising attorney and gained responsibility of five paralegals and a legal assistant. At this position, reviewed their work product, mentored and trained these six individuals as well as new attorneys that joined the firm.

From February of 2015 to July...
Frank C Walker II
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(412) 212-3878 429 Fourth Avenue, Suite 300 B
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Free ConsultationBusiness, Appeals, Criminal and DUI
West Virginia University College of Law
Frank Walker is one of the most sought-after criminal defense attorneys in Western Pennsylvania. He stands by his motto of delivering real talk, real experience, and real results. Fearless in the courtroom and tenacious when fighting for his clients, Attorney Walker is highly regarded in criminal defense circles. He has handled many high-profile crimes and serious offenses, developing a proven track record of victories. In addition to criminal defense, Attorney Walker also focuses his practice on civil litigation. Attorney Walker is active in the community and frequently gives talks on education, leadership, and legal matters.
Mart Harris
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(412) 626-5626 600 Grant street
Suite 660
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Free ConsultationBusiness, Civil Rights and Employment
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Attorney Mart Harris joined Kraemer, Manes & Associates in 2015. He brings a new perspective to the firm as an attorney with his roots in criminal law. In addition to criminal defendants, Attorney Harris represents individuals suffering from employment discrimination; those seeking unemployment or workers compensation benefits and clients involved in domestic relations disputes. Licensed throughout Pennsylvania, Attorney Harris is not bound to the firm’s Pittsburgh headquarters. Mart’s practice is intensely focused on litigation. He spends the majority of his time either preparing for Court, negotiating with opposing counsel, or litigating in Civil and Criminal Courtrooms....
Mr. Matthew E. Becker
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Pittsburgh , PA Business Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(412) 209-0657 304 Ross Street
7th Floor
Pittsburgh , PA 15219
Free ConsultationBusiness, Consumer, Criminal and DUI
West Virginia University College of Law
I have successfully represented many clients in all Commonwealth Courts and the Federal Bankruptcy Court in various steps of the legal process, including Preliminary Hearings, Arbitration, Child Support Hearings, Motions, and Trials. I take great pride in my ability to learn from the past and use what worked for the future. Unlike some attorneys, I am not afraid of the courtroom and will do what is necessary to provide you with the best possible advocacy. Go to http://mbeckerlaw.com
John R. Dingess
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Lawyer
(412) 926-1800 20 Stanwix St
3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Business, Arbitration & Mediation and Construction
Southwestern University School of Law
Julian Neiser
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Lawyer with 18 years experience
(412) 325-1116 301 Grant Street, Suite 3440
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Free ConsultationBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation and Construction
Duquesne University School of Law
Julian is a member in the Pittsburgh office of Spilman Thomas & Battle, where his practice focuses on commercial litigation, construction disputes, insurance coverage, and intellectual property litigation. He serves as co-chair of Spilman's construction law group In addition to his practice, Julian is an adjunct professor at Duquesne University School of Law where he teaches in the trial advocacy department and coaches several trial moot court teams. Julian is a member of the rules of civil procedure committee and is the chair of the construction law section of the Allegheny County Bar Association. He also is a...
Brian R. Davidson
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Attorney
(412) 926-1818 20 Stanwix St
3rd Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Business, Arbitration & Mediation and Construction
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Tyler Joseph Smith Esq
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Lawyer with 26 years experience
(412) 502-5000 One Gateway Center 18th Floor, West Wing
420 Fort Duquesne Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Business, Administrative, Health Care and Medical Malpractice
Dickinson School of Law
TYLER J. SMITH is an attorney with the law firm of Bordas & Bordas, PLLC, which has been identified as one of West Virginia's best personal injury law firms. He is proud to open the firm's first Pennsylvania office. Mr. Smith is an expert in trial advocacy, having tried more than 40 corporate and professional liability lawsuits to verdict in Pennsylvania and West Virginia. He specializes in a wide array of complex civil litigation, including but not limited to: medical malpractice, hospital and nursing home negligence, oil and gas, legal malpractice, interstate trucking litigation, ski accidents, premises liability, construction...
Daniel J. Corbett
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Pittsburgh, PA Business Law Lawyer with 10 years experience
(412) 434-4911 425 First Avenue
Hartley Rose Building
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Free ConsultationBusiness, Collections, Consumer and IP
University of Pittsburgh School of Law
Daniel is an attorney at Elliott & Davis. Daniel's practice centers on trademark law, corporate law, nonprofit law, estate planning, and civil litigation. In particular, Daniel is capable of handling clients needs involving federal and state trademark registrations; incorporations and formation of various other business entities; applications for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS); drafting wills, trusts, and health-care powers of attorney documents; and effective management of various aspects of civil litigation. Before coming to Elliott & Davis, Daniel interned with Lafkas Patent, LLC in Cincinnati, where he focused on trademark registration practice. He has also worked as...
Victor Abraham Delnore
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Pennsylvania Business Law Lawyer with 10 years experience

University of Alabama School of LawCommonwealth of Pennsylvania and United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
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Laura M. Hillenbrand
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The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of LawVirginia
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