Edward J. Balzarini Sr.

Edward J. Balzarini Sr.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
866-316-2111 (Toll Free)

Considered one of the preeminent trial attorneys in Pennsylvania, Ed Balzarini, Sr. has represented injury victims and their families for over 50 years. Mr. Balzarini has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for his clients. His accomplishments include the largest jury verdict for injuries suffered in an automobile accident and the largest jury verdict for medical malpractice ever awarded in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania.

While tirelessly representing his clients, Mr. Balzarini has for many years served as an advisor to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on its Procedural Rules Committee. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, considered the elite trial lawyers organization in the United States, a member of the Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County and the American and Pennsylvania Association of Trial Lawyers.

By his devotion to obtaining the maximum recovery for each of his clients, Mr. Balzarini has so distinguished himself in the Pennsylvania legal community that he is known as a "lawyer's lawyer." Accomplished trial lawyers throughout Pennsylvania refer their most challenging injury and death cases to him for handling because of his proven record in achieving the best results.

Areas of Practice

  • Plaintiffs Trial Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1955
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1964


  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • LL.B. - 1955
  • Duquesne University
    • B.S. - 1950

Honors and Awards

  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® (2004, 2006), AV® Preeminent on Martindale-Hubbell®
  • "lawyer's lawyer", Pennsylvania legal community

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Allegheny County, Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations
  • Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County; Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Legislation Editor, Pittsburgh Law Review, Member, 1954 - 1955
  • Procedural Rules Committee
  • Pennsylvania Supreme Court
  • 1979-. Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers (Exclusive to only 1% of Pennsylvania lawyers)