Edward J. Balzarini Jr.

Edward J. Balzarini Jr.

Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Phone:
412-230-3231
866-316-2111 (Toll Free)
Fax:
412-471-8326
Email:

In over 30 years as a lawyer, Edward Balzarini Jr. has successfully handled thousands of cases involving personal injury and wrongful death. Throughout a legal career which began in 1981, he has specialized in representing people harmed by motor vehicle crashes, workplace injuries, defective products, and malpractice.

Attorney Balzarini has successfully represented clients throughout Western Pennsylvania. He has won injury and death cases in the state and federal courts of Pittsburgh/ Allegheny County, as well as the courts of Washington County, Westmoreland County, Beaver County, Butler County, Lawrence County, Blair County, and Indiana County.

From this experience, Attorney Balzarini has acquired expertise in proving to insurance companies, judges and juries that his clients deserve full compensation for all of their damages and losses.

Attorney Balzarini has earned the Attorney Rating of AV, which is the highest attainable. He was elected to the Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County in 1995. He is a Fellow of the Allegheny County Bar Foundation, the philanthropic and educational arm of the Allegheny County Bar Association. He has practiced continually with the same firm for 32 years, which now includes his daughter, attorney Laura Balzarini.

Areas of Practice

  • Plaintiffs Trial Practice
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1981
  • U.S. District Court, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1981
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1984

Education

  • The Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
    • J.D. cum laude - 1981
  • Denison University
    • B.A. - 1978

Published Works

  • "Potential Liability of Trial Lawyers," ABA Brief, November, 1980
  • "Embarking or Disembarking- A French Connection?" ABA Brief, February, 1981
  • "Survival Remedies for Death on the High Seas," Duquesne Law Review, Vol. 23, No. 4, Summer, 1985

Honors and Awards

  • AV® Preeminent on Martindale-Hubbell®

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Allegheny County (Member, Court Rules Committee), Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations
  • Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County
  • Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
  • Order of Wolsack
  • The Order of Barristers