A. Michael Gianantonio

A. Michael Gianantonio

A. Michael Gianantonio

Location:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Phone:
412-281-7229
Fax:
412-281-4229
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Nursing Home Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 2002

Education

  • Duquesne University School of Law, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    • JD cum laude
    • Law Review: Duquesne Law Review, 2000 - 2002
  • Grove City College, Grove City, Pennsylvania
    • BA
    • Major: Political Science

Published Works

  • Groat v. Steelton State University, Case File, American Association for Justice Student Trial Advocacy Competition, 2013
  • "The Practical Use of the Trial Advocacy Course in Today's Legal Education Curriculum," Duquesne Law Review v. SO Number 3, Summer 2012
  • Chase v. Steelton Pit Bulls Hockey Club, Inc., Case File, American Association for Justice Student Trial Advocacy Competition, 2012
  • Vronsky v. NFTC, Case File, National Institute for Trial Advocacy Tournament of Champions 2010

Representative Cases

  • Memorandum opinion, Joseph Grkman, Jr. v. 890 Weatherwood Lane Operating, et al.

Classes/Seminars

  • "Current Issues in Elder Abuse and Neglect Cases," Duquesne University, 2016
  • "Health Care Law & Clinical Ethics: Practical Ethics," University of Pittsburgh Consortium Ethics Program Weekend Conference, 2014

Honors and Awards

  • Duquesne University School of Law Adjunct Professor Award, 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Adjunct professor, Duquesne University School of Law, 2007- Present
  • Professor, Cyril H. Wecht Institute of Forensic Science & Law, Duquesne University Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, 2012 - Present
  • Coach, mock trial team, Duquesne University School of Law
  • First place, "National Student Trial Advocacy Competition," American Association for Justice, Duquesne University School of Law, 2011
  • First place, "Buffalo-Niagara Mock Trial Tournament," SUNY Buffalo Law School, Duquesne University School of Law, 2008
  • First place, "National Tournament of Champions," National Institute for Trial Advocacy, Duquesne University School of Law, 2008
  • Elected member, Allegheny County Academy of Trial Lawyers, 2015 - Present
  • Member, American Association for Justice
  • Member, Pennsylvania Association for Justice
  • Member, Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, Allegheny County Bar Association