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Firm Overview

Our lawyers have been serving clients for over 45 years in the following practice areas: Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice, Social Security Disability, Workers' Compensation, Family, Business, Employment and Maritime Law, and other areas. Our clients state that we deliver results in a "compassionate," "responsive," and "professional" way.

Example cases

$3 million recovery for injuries in a fall at a construction site; $2.5 million recovery for death in a medical malpractice case; $2.3 million recovery in truck accident; $1.6 million recovery for failure to diagnose and treat an infection.

Main Office

Main
310 Grant Street
Pittsburgh  PA  15219

Phone
  • (412) 566-2520
  • 412-566-2520
Fax
  • (412) 566-1088
  • 412-566-1088

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

We provide free initial consultations.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Social Security Disability and Workers' Compensation claims are all handled on a contingent fee basis. We advance costs for these cases and there is no fee unless there is a recovery for the client. Social Security Disability and Workers' Compensation fees are fixed by law.

Office Information

Office Hours

Pittsburgh Office - Monday through Friday 8:30 AM to 5 PM
Natrona Heights Office - Tuesday and Thursday 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Evenings and weekends by appointment.
We will meet clients at their residence, doctor's office or at another location convenient to them.

Office Manager

Lisa Himes

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Other Offices

  • Natrona Heights Office
    1525 Freeport Road
    Natrona Heights,  PA  15065

  • 1525 Freeport Road
    Natrona Heights,  PA  15065

Is your firm willing to help a client with one discrete part of a case, without taking on the whole case?

No. We believe in representing a client from start to finish.

What are your policies about dividing work within the firm to make the process most cost-effective for the client?

We divide the work in order to achieve the best possible result for our clients.

How frequently does your firm use mediation, arbitration, or collaborative law to resolve cases?

We use mediation and arbitration when it is in the best interests of our clients.

Does your firm provide pro bono legal services or otherwise participate in your community?

We perform pro bono work and our attorneys are active in community organizations.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

We care about our clients, about their experience with us and we consistently deliver results. We guide them through the entire process with compassion and professionalism. Our experience enables us to identify and pursue all claims for compensation from a personal injury to get the best result: the claim against the party at fault, the workers' compensation claim, the social security disability claim and employment claim. Our lawyers are always accessible to our clients.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

We believe in educating our clients on the legal issues that apply to their case. We encourage our clients to ask questions. All questions are answered by an attorney who practices in that area of the law.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

We will review documents prepared by clients, however, we prefer to prepare the documents to assure the client has the best opportunity for a favorable result.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

No. We believe a client should never represent themselves in any legal proceeding.

James Weisman

First established in 1972.

We divide the work in order to achieve the best possible result for our clients.

License
  • Bar Number: 11482
    Pennsylvania , 1964

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