Shareholder

Stephen A. Hall

Pittsburgh Office

Education

Undergrad: University of Pittsburgh, 1996, Political Science, summa cum laude

Law School: Ohio Northern University, J.D., 1999, with distinction

Areas of Focus

Introduction

Biography

Stephen is a member of the firm's Litigation and Estate Planning & Administration Groups.

His civil litigation practice includes both trial and appellate in the areas of commercial, real estate, and professional liability, as well as personal injury, products and premises liability. Stephen has also successfully represented clients in estate litigation matters in Orphan's Court.

With over 10 years of experience representing railroads nationwide, Stephen has defended Class I and short line railroad clients in occupational injury, grade crossing and wrongful death cases brought under the Federal Employers' Liability Act (FELA), the Locomotive Inspection Act (LIA) and the Safety Appliance Act (SAA). Stephen has also assisted Class I railroads during catastrophic events, under the jurisdiction of the National Transportation Safety Board.

In addition to his litigation practice, he assists families with a wide range of their estate planning needs, including drafting of special needs trusts, simple and complex wills, general trusts, advanced health care directives and powers of attorney, and asset protection planning.

Pennsylvania and New York State Courts

United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

United States District Court for the Western District of New York

Third Circuit Court of Appeals

American Bar Association (ABA): Section of Real Property, Trust and Estate Law

Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA)

Legal Services for Exceptional Children Committee

Legal Services to Persons with Disabilites Committee

Allegheny County Bar Association (ACBA)

New York State Bar Association (NYSBA)

National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel (NARTC)

Pennsylvania Super Lawyer Rising Star (2010-2011 and 2013-2014)

University of Pittsburgh Greensburg: Former Adjunct Professor, American Constitutional Law and American Civil Liberties

Down Syndrome Association of Pittsburgh: Former Member, Board of Directors
Affiliations
News

& Insights

GRB Law is proud to announce the addition of Stephen A. Hall, Esquire, to the firm
Read More
View All Insights
Questions?

Contact Us Today.

Core practice groups to cover your legal needs.

Providing a range in industry services to assist the vast legal landscape: individuals, corporations, local government and schools, real estate, insurance companies and beyond.
Our Practice Groups