Justin N. Leonelli is an associate in the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution Groups. Justin focuses his practice on commercial disputes, often handling matters involving the energy, manufacturing, insurance, healthcare, and construction industries.
Justin earned his J.D., cum laude, from Duquesne University School of Law in June 2016. During law school, he served as the Executive Editor of the Energy and Environmental Law Journal and clerked for the now-Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice, David N. Wecht. He was also awarded a number of legal writing accolades, including two CALI Excellence for the Future Awards and the Best Appellate Brief notation. Alongside his legal studies, Justin was recognized with a formal Proclamation from Pittsburgh’s City Council for his work with the Allegheny County Government Review Commission in conducting a comprehensive legal analysis of Pittsburgh’s local rules and regulations.
- New Century Careers, Board of Directors
- Allegheny County Bar Association, Member
Justin grew up in Youngstown, Ohio where he attended Cardinal Mooney High School. He now resides in a northern suburb of Pittsburgh. In his spare time, Justin likes to golf and visit with friends and family.