Chad I. Michaelson is a trial lawyer with more than 19 years of experience resolving complex business disputes. He litigates cases in state and federal courts across the country, and before domestic and international arbitration tribunals. An active member of the firm’s Business Litigation and Construction Law & Litigation Groups, Chad also serves as a member of the firm’s Management Committee. In addition to his general construction practice, Chad stays current on the law of building code administration and enforcement, and he regularly represents building code officials in litigation and administrative proceedings. He also has an interest in green building and chairs the firm’s Sustainable Development Group.
- Allegheny County Bar Association Construction Law Section, Former Chair
- Mt. Lebanon Board of Appeals, Member
- Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh, past President and current Director
- Seton-LaSalle High School Mock Trial Program, Attorney Advisor
A native of Erie, Pennsylvania, Chad currently lives in Mt. Lebanon with his wife, Kara, and their children, Jacob and Meadow. In his free time, he enjoys coaching youth baseball and softball.